I try to do my best to recognize all of the amazing people building awesome companies around here. But it’s always nice when others take the opportunity to do so. Especially when they’re major publications with prestigious lists. Like Forbes 30 under 30 who just named Lynn Le, founder of Society Nine, among its 2018 class.
Month: November 2017
Hello, Portland startup community! I’m Russell Cree
Hello, Portland startup community! I’m Tracy Thomas
Hello, Portland startup community! I’m Hayli Hay
Portland, Oregon, is the good business capital of the world
Hello, Portland startup community! I’m Larry Williams
Larry Williams is a Portland native. He currently serves as an education technology specialist at OHSU. His primary role at OHSU is to manage the course and teaching evaluation system for the university.
A Portland founder’s perspective on venture capital and its effects on companies
In the startup world, there are some prevailing assumptions about venture capital and building companies. But just because those assumptions are prevailing doesn’t mean they’re correct. That’s why I always like resources that help demystify the world of venture capital and its impact on companies. Like Venture Deals by Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson.
Do you work remotely? Buffer and Portland startup Workfrom want to hear from you
In the tech world, working remotely has become a commonly accepted practice. Heck. Some tech companies don’t even have offices anymore, opting instead to go entirely virtual. But for all of us out there inhabiting coffeeshops and coworking spaces, there’s still a gap in our understanding of this model of working and how it affects us. But Buffer and Portland startup Workfrom are working to fix that.
REMINDER: SXSW Accelerator applications are due Friday, November 10, 2017
Think your startup belongs on a global stage? Of course you do. But it’s highly likely that other folks do as well. That’s why it makes sense to apply to competitions that let you take the stage and share your story. With that in mind, I’d like to remind you that the deadline for SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event applications is rapidly approaching.