Oregon ranked 6th most innovative state in USA!

Oregon ranked 6th most innovative state in USA!

Here are the Most Innovative States in America in 2016 University power helps Massachusetts cling to No. 1, Bloomberg index finds by Michelle Jamrisko and Wei Lu December 22, 2016, 2:02 AM PST Massachusetts stole a second straight victory in Bloomberg’s ranking of the...
RAIN Quarterly Newsletter

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)....
Power Player, Nick Fowler

Power Player, Nick Fowler

Meet Nick Fowler- Entrepreneur Nick Fowler isn’t content to just be the CEO of two of the highest profile growth companies in Benton County, Oregon, Perpetua Power and Northwest Medical Isotopes LLC.  He’s also working to make the region and state a better...
Trillium Gets Research Grants for FiberFuels

Trillium Gets Research Grants for FiberFuels

Corvallis-based Trillium FiberFuels has created process technology and equipment to more efficiently convert cellulosic feedstocks into ethanol. In January 2011, Business Oregon awarded Trillium a commercialization grant of approximately $74,000 through the Oregon...
Having Fun Helping Companies Grow

Having Fun Helping Companies Grow

Meet Dan Whitaker – Fun is Dan Whitaker’s Approach to Business.  As a serial entrepreneur, Angel Investor, and Start-up mentor, Dan knows all about what it takes to connect ideas, research and passion to customers and markets, and he makes sure he has fun doing...