98% of Portland’s 19,200 neighborhood businesses have 5 or fewer employees but provide more than 270,000 jobs. These small businesses create and keep more local … Keep Reading ››
Each year Venture Portland creates an annual report – a recap of the organization’s accomplishments over the past 12 months. This report covers the strategic priorities identified by the board of directors for the past year and aligns the priorities with the organization’s measurable goals and outstanding outcomes. Our annual report not only allows for significant reflection, but also aids in future projections.
Current Annual Report
Venture Portland began the year with strong leadership, including energized members, a stable Executive Team and aggressive work plan focused on building business district capacity, promotion and infrastructure excellence that resulted in major successes for Portland’s neighborhood business districts. The following report outlines Venture Portland’s FY 16-17 accomplishments.