Local Business News

WAC Finalists Include 2 Corvallis Companies

The Willamette Angels Conference (WAC) has announced five finalists to compete for funding the annual investor conference on May 12, 2016. “It was a difficult decision to choose finalists as this is the most competitive set of applicants ever,” said Marc Manley, WAC...

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B2B NW Supply Chain Opportunities Conference

The Portland Development Commission and the Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition would like to invite you to join our upcoming B2B NW Supply Chain Opportunities Conference.   Previous Conference results have proven that our format is among the most effective for...

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Business Oregon: World Trade Month Events

May 17 – 20 – Gregory Moore of Export-Import Bank of USA in Portland and Salem and is available for 1:1 consultations about export finance (target is non-military product producers, with product that meets 50% US origin content requirements). Contact Alexa Byers for...

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RAIN Quarterly Newsletter

Message from Oregon RAIN's Venture Catalyst: Caroline Cummings Hello RAIN Stakeholders: I hope you find the time to attend our region's premier angel investor event - The Willamette Angel Conference. It takes place on May 12th in Eugene (12:30-5pm). The day will be...

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Local Entrepreneurs Shine at Albany Pitch Competition

The Startup Albany initiative took another significant step toward creating a vibrant local entrepreneurial ecosystem. More than 40 people attended the Call of Interest Pubtalk at Deluxe Brewing on Tuesday evening, including five entrepreneurs who competed in a...

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Oregon Legislature Approves Funding for Shipping Relief

As part of an effort to lessen impacts to small- and mid-sized shippers in Oregon impacted by changes in the international maritime and transportation industries, Oregon lawmakers recently approved funding for two proposals from the Governor’s Trade and Logistics...

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