In a continued effort to support small businesses and business district associations through this crisis, we are excited to announce a two new grant opportunities … Keep Reading ››
As business district Presidents, you’re a driving economic force and wield substantial political clout in our great city. But with great power comes great responsibility. We want to celebrate your collective power and help you navigate the often unpredictable waters that come with being a business district President!
The Presidents Council is an exclusive gathering just for business district Presidents. Join us for lunch to network, learn from each other, share experiences with peers, workshop your successes and challenges, strengthen your leadership skills and plot the future of your district and Portland’s economy. Lunch is on us.
- September 25
Leadership as Risk Management
Addressing social dynamics and inappropriate behavior on boards
- November 14
Facilitating community engagement on advocacy issues
- February 13
The Secret of My Succession
Planning for smooth leadership transitions
- April 2
So Happy Together
Boosting board morale and making meetings fun
- May 27 (Hail to the Chief Presidents and Vice Presidents Training)
Mastering your legal responsibilities as Chief Executive and setting up your Vice President to succeed you
The Presidents Council occurs quarterly at Venture Portland (1125 SE Madison, Suite 112) from 12-1:30pm. Attendance is free and lunch is provided.