Stories of members and others doing great good work.

8 Portland Companies That Are Reshaping the Workplace

July 6, 2017 | Erica Rife | View Comments Portland is a hotspot for experimental ideas, creativity, and values in health and wellbeing. We are intrigued by these Portlanders who have combined these three elements, and use their creative spirit to transform and improve the workplace. Before Design Museum Portland hosts two workplace innovation events this month, check out how…Read More

How, Why and When to Outsource

Come learn from experts in outsourcing. This will be a panel discussion, where audience members are encouraged to ask questions and get involved in the discussion. If you’ve been considering leveraging outsourcing, but want to learn more first, this is the talk for you. *lunch provided* 1. Experts in Industry Why waste time working on…Read More

Tonkon Talk: From Founding to Funding

Tonkon Talks in the Pearl: FROM FOUNDING TO FUNDING – with Nate Taggart of Stackery. Please join business attorney Brenda Meltebeke and special guest Nate Taggart, of Stackery, a serverless computing software startup company. We will hear about Nate’s entrepreneurial journey – from his start with the Seattle Techstars accelerator program to raising $5.5 million…Read More

Q & A Member Spotlight: HeartFlow

HeartFlow aims to fundamentally change the diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease. In the US alone, that puts us working to prevent and treat ~350,000 deaths per year with many, many more impacted by coronary artery disease. World-wide numbers are even more staggering. “FFRct” is HeartFlow’s FDA approved product. It is a non-invasive analysis…Read More

Lexie Baker’s Loveship Exhibition

Make sure to checkout Lexie Baker’s Loveship art show at Cosube This will be up until September 4th, 2017 at Cosube // loveship exhibit explained The spellbinding combination of friendship & love is the fuel that sparks my creative flow. The intermingling balance of this “sweet spot” has such an influence on my life that…Read More