Our History

Join us in taking a look back at the historic events that helped shape Fuel into the industry leader it is today.

Fuel’s fifth Symposium in Austin, TX. – 212 members and 34 vendors attend.

Audiology EDGE installed in first practice.

Fuel updates its brand, establishing the “4 Pillars.”

Fuel Medical’s Shawn Parker accepts an award from Clark College’s Veterans Resource Center for supporting veteran students and providing internships.

The fourth Fuel Symposium in Park City, UT. – 118 members and 42 vendors attend.

The Oregonian recognizes Fuel as one of the Top Workplaces of 2015. We will be honored again in 2016.

Fuel becomes the official Toys for Tots donation center in Clark County. The tradition continues every year.

The third Fuel Symposium in Newport Beach, CA – 171 members and 40 vendors attend.

Fuel wins the Better Bricks award from the Portland Development Commission.

Fuel is ranked #367 on Inc. 500’s list of fastest growing private companies.

After months of construction, Fuel moves into a new office in historic downtown Camas, WA – 10,000 sq. ft. of office space.

Fuel updates its logo

Fuel wins Portland Business Journal’s #14 award for Fastest Growing Company in the area and will be honored the next four consecutive years.

Fuel’s custom CRM software, iFuel, is built by the in-house development team of one!

Fuel continues the tradition of giving back to the community by purchasing and assembling bikes for the Camas Fire Department Christmas Activities Relief Organization Limited (CAROL) program.

The second Fuel Symposium in Portland, OR – 66 members and 16 vendors attend.

The first Fuel Symposium in Las Vegas, NV – 55 members attend.

As more employees are hired, Fuel expands to new office space on 1st Ave. in Vancouver – 2500 sq. ft. that previously housed a call center.

Fuel attends the AOA Conference San Francisco, CA for the first time.

First Fuel website launch.

Our first employees, Nick Candeaux and Jesse Boyer. Nick and Jesse are still with Fuel and are now Regional Directors.

Shawn Parker and Brendan Ford found Fuel and lease their first office in the historic Academy Building in downtown Vancouver, WA.

Fuel’s first logo is created

Fuel’s founders, Shawn Parker and Brendan Ford, first met in high school and have been good friends since.