Lane County has a thriving food scene thanks to good climate and abundant farms. Because of these intrinsic ingredients, there are a lot of resources here that can be used in food manufacturing. Our region also has the ingredients—people, ideas, and capital—for successful entrepreneurship in general, and programs through both… read more →
An advisory board of 21 local business leaders is guiding the work of Sector Strategist, Micah Elconin of Season to Taste Consulting, to solidify Lane County as a food and beverage manufacturing hub. Lane County is home to over 138 food and beverage manufacturing companies, which employ over 3,300 people,… read more →
Lane County economic development leaders have solidified their commitment to supporting the food and beverage industry by hiring RAIN Eugene Mentor in Residence, Micah Elconin to lead Lane County Food and Beverage Sector Strategies. Why Lane County Needs Food and Beverage Sector Strategy The Food and Beverage manufacturing industry has… read more →
The Innovation Journal Club at the University of Oregon is helping students learn how to translate research innovations into successful companies.
Founded by Nate Bernstein and Tom Emmons, Bloxi is a new social quiz startup in Eugene that wants to transform how we share and discover knowledge.