October 29th, 2012

How is Portland poised to lead design-driven startups?

How is Portland poised to lead design-driven startups?

[Editor: PIE alum KS12 has been working on a piece called "Early Stage," which has drawn some amazing responses on Quora. I'm sharing Meridian's VP of Marketing and Business Development Jeff Hardison's response in toto.]

Read Quote of Jeffrey Hardison's answer to Startups: How is Portland, OR poised to lead the new wave of design-driven startups? on Quora

For more on the project, visit “Early Stage.”

(Image courtesy Amara Photography. Used under Creative Commons.)

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3 Responses to “How is Portland poised to lead design-driven startups?”

  1. Trouble is, with all those bastards starting their own companies, it’s harder to hire them. Can we import more designer/developers please? Where do I order those online? I couldn’t find them on Amazon…

  2. Don Feltham says:

    Your blog post is impossible to read due to the popup/overlay adds on the right side, which there is no apparent way to get rid of….not such a good idea if you want people to consider what you are saying

  3. Rick Turoczy says:

    Thanks, Don!

    It’s an issue with the embed code on some browsers. They’re not popups. It’s just mangled code. Unfortunately, I’ve been unable to recreate the issue in my browsers, so it makes it a bit difficult to troubleshoot.

    I’d suggest reading the post on Quora proper:

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