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 ››
It’s Entrepreneurs Month in Portland!
Venture Portland, representing neighborhood business districts city wide, celebrates entrepreneurs with ‘I’m a Portland Entrepreneur’ campaign and asks Portlanders – What Can We Create Together?
100% of Portland businesses were started by entrepreneurs. In fact, Portland Entrepreneurs Create…jobs (12th highest job growth in U.S.), businesses (Portland is the 5th best city to be an entrepreneur), really cool stuff (more patents were issued to Portland entrepreneurs per capita than in Denver, L.A., Sacramento and Seattle combined) and the Portland we know and love – local businesses create unique neighborhood business districts and contribute to the livability of our city.