PORTLAND, OR. — Scott Salazar is joining Pacific Power as its new regional business manager for Lane, Linn and Marion counties in Oregon.
In his new role, Scott will be fostering government and community relationships and resolving key issues affecting those communities, as well as managing the accounts of Pacific Power’s large commercial and industrial customers in the area.
Born and raised in Marion County, Scott has a strong background in customer service, account management and economic development. In this role he will maintain the company’s relationships in his communities of responsibility and manage the accounts of Pacific Power’s large commercial and industrial customers in the area.
“It is an honor to be chosen, and I recognize that this role comes with a great deal of responsibility,” Salazar said. “I look forward to spending more time in each community so I can learn more about what matters to them and how I can support them through Pacific Power.”
Salazar joins the team after working as an economic developer for the Oregon Business Development Department, where he worked to increase business opportunities for the area.
“My work to support economic development made it clear the importance of affordable, reliable, sustainable power to every community’s quality of life and prosperity,” said Salazar. “I’m excited to strengthen Pacific Power’s relationships with our customers and communities.”
Salazar will be the main source of contact for local government, community and business organizations. He joins a team of managers who cover Pacific Power’s service area.
“We worked hard to find the right person for this role, and Scott possesses the experience, education and temperament to bring value to Marion, Linn and Lane Counties,” said Alan Meyer, director of commercial accounts and community relations. “This area has a special place in my heart, and I know that it’s in good hands with Scott.”