Oregon and the Willamette Valley offers a vast amount of resources that can help you refine your business whether it’s a mature one or a start up. The resources listed here are just a few. If you don’t find what you are looking for, contact us today and we will help you get what you need.
Business Development Resources
eDev (formerly Lane Micro Business)
SCORE – A resource of the Small Business Administration
Small Business Loans, State of Oregon
Angel and Venture Capital Groups in Oregon
Southern Willamette Angel Network (SWAN) | Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce
Contact John Sechrest for investor resources in Corvallis.
Women Investment’s Network (WIN) | Part of OEN
Portland Angel Network (PAN) | Part of OEN
Oregon Angel Fund (OAF) | Part of OEN
Portland Venture Group, contact Glenn Smith
Oregon Venture Partners (OVP)
Pleiad Capital (wellness focused)
Pivotal Investments (sustainability focused)
Business Plan Competitions
Corvallis & Eugene
How to Give A Successful Ignite Pitch
Guy Kawasaki’s 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint
OEN’s Entrepreneurs’ Library
Pitching Your Company, by Christopher Klemm, Ph.D. | Austen Entrepreneurship Program (OSU). This link will take you to a page where you will have the option to download a PowerPoint presentation. There are 22 slides that cover presentation basics and ask questions that will help you discover a pitch worth presenting.
Innovate | Collaborate | Oregon. A portal featuring innovations and opportunities from 4 of Oregon’s premier research institutions – Oregon Health & Science, Oregon State University, Portland State University and the University of Oregon.