Silicon Florist 🌹 Digs into $7M, Pitch Oregon finalists, Climate change hackathon 😅
If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times: Portland could always use more serial founders. You know, folks who have built something here, successfully exited, and then decide to build something else…? Those folks. Even better is if they’ve happened to make money for local investors. Who are then more willing to fund the new ventures. And that’s what’s happened with Ryan Fink and Ty Frackiewicz and their latest effort, Vancouver-based Digs… More
While pitch competitions may come and go, Pitch Oregon has been a community mainstay for a dozen years, featuring a variety of interesting companies on stage and as winners. This year promises to be no different with startups representing a spectrum of industries… More
While it’s taken longer than any of us care to admit, climate change has finally become a topic that startups are working to address, head on. But where do you start if you’re not yet part of a startup working on the issue or if you’re concerned and want to contribute — or maybe you’re simply Climate Curious? A hackathon of course… More
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Saturday (Feb 4) PDX.rb OS Hackathon
Wednesday (Feb 15) Coffee w/ Co-Founders in the 'Burbs!
Thursday (Feb 16) Climate Speed Dating Hackathon