Category Archives: Firm updates

Arnerich Massena I AM Learning Partnership’s Soup for the Soul Carnival a Huge Success!

Arnerich Massena’s I AM Learning Partnership partnered with Imperfect Produce to host “Soup for the Soul,” a school/community carnival to benefit the Oregon Food Bank. The event was well-attended, with multitudes of families who came out to participate on the beautiful Friday afternoon of May 18, enjoying soup samples and visiting carnival booths. The kids loved trying their hand at food-themed games like the “Milk Mustache,” the “Pancake Flip,” and the “Apple Toss” – they all left with tattoos and prizes galore. And the volunteers from both Arnerich Massena and the I AM Learning Partnership Girls’ Club had a great time too. Read more »

The Silicon Review Features Smart Wires, Inc. in “Powering the Future”

“We are delighted to present Smart Wires, Inc. – dedicated to providing grid optimization solutions for transmission organizations worldwide.” The May Silicon Review team interviewed Gregg Rotenberg, CEO and President of Smart Wires, Inc. (one of the private equity investments made by 3×5 Partners, LLC, an Arnerich Massena Approved Manager and affiliate), showcasing the work the company is doing to upgrade utilities globally, making it possible to maximize the efficiency of our existing energy grid. Read more »

Arnerich Massena I AM Learning Partnership Will Host Soup for the Soul

On May 18, Arnerich Massena’s I AM Learning Partnership will be partnering with Imperfect Produce to host “Soup for the Soul,” a school/community carnival to benefit the Oregon Food Bank. This student-led fair will take place at Irvington Elementary (1320 NE Brazee St.) from 3-5pm on Friday, May 18, and is open to community members with a $5 entry fee. Event-goers can enjoy crafts for sale, raffles, games, and soup (details below) – and all proceeds will help the Oregon Food Bank in its mission to end hunger. To top it off, Tony and Christine Arnerich will match the carnival funds, doubling our donation to the Oregon Food Bank! Read more »

Arnerich Massena Volunteers Help Out at Oregon Food Bank

Arnerich Massena’s I AM Learning Partnership organized a volunteer event, bringing together students from the program and employees of the firm to sort and box food donations for the Oregon Food Bank. On May 3, the group spent the morning working hard (and having some fun) on their project for the day, sorting apples. And what a lucky day it was to be there; Oregon Senator Ron Wyden made a surprise appearance! It being his birthday, the volunteers regaled him with song, and he expressed his gratitude for their service in helping to address hunger. Read more »

Fishpeople Seafood’s Salmon Seafood Kit on The Today Show’s “Eat This, Not That!”

David Zinczenko of The Today Show’sEat This, Not That” shares Fishpeople Seafood’s Meyer Lemon & Herb Panko Wild Alaskan Salmon Kit on the April 30 show. (Fishpeople is one of the private equity investments made by 3×5 Partners, LLC, an Arnerich Massena Approved Manager and affiliate.) For this show, editors headed to the freezer aisle to “find the very best, healthiest meals made with the cleanest ingredients.” With 27 grams of protein and only 240 calories per serving, Fishpeople’s salmon kit makes a great, healthy meal of sustainable seafood. “You want something that gives you peace of mind,” Zinczenko remarks. Read more »

Zero Mass Water Source Panels on CBS This Morning “Out of Thin Air”

“Global water shortages are still a concern – a recent UN report predicts that more than five billion people – about two thirds of the world’s population – could suffer water scarcity by 2050” begins the CBS This Morning report, Out of Thin Air. “[Reporter] Jamie Yuccas visited one company in Arizona with a possible solution that makes drinkable water out of air.” In this report, Yuccas interviews Cody Friesen, founder and CEO of Zero Mass Water, one of the private equity investments made by 3×5 Partners, LLC, an Arnerich Massena Approved Manager. Read more »

Arnerich Massena Sponsors the Rose Villa Foundation’s Jungle Adventure, Coming up on May 4

The Rose Villa Foundation is hosting its 2018 fundraising event, Jungle Adventure, on Friday, May 4, featuring an evening of cool cocktails, scrumptious cuisine, silent and live auctions, games, raffles, and more! Proceeds help provide critical financial assistance for housing and support of Rose Villa residents who outlive their resources. Read more »

Arnerich Massena Sponsors Cascade Pacific Council’s Eagle Scout Celebration

On April 17, local Eagle Scouts gathered to honor Jeff Pinneo, this year’s Distinguished Eagle Scout Award Recipient. Presented by Brad Tilden, Honorary Event Chairman and current Chairman, President, and CEO of Alaska Air Group (and previous recipient of the award), the award acknowledges Eagle Scouts who have received national-level recognition, fame, or demonstrated eminence within their field, and have a strong record of voluntary service to the community. The evening also honored the 2017 class of 514 Eagle Scouts and ten Eagle Scout scholarship award recipients. Read more »