On Wed October 25th Cottage Grove is celebrating local entrepreneurship at The Cottage Grove Business Challenge Gala. The community is invited to attend. Twenty-four local businesses responded to the challenge by submitting executive summaries for their respective business or idea. The diverse group of entrants represents a variety of industries… read more →
For Alec Hankins, a graduate of the UO and founder of Lawger, tapping into local opportunities has been a successful strategy to help his company grow.
Momentum is building for Manage My Co-op, a Eugene startup and maker of a software platform for cooperatives and buying clubs.
Cricket Flours, founded by University of Oregon graduates Omar Ellis and Charlie Wilson, has media across Oregon buzzing about their company’s product.
The startup ecosystem in Eugene has been reaching a critical mass due to a number of developments in resources for entrepreneurs. Accelerators and incubators are popping up, state funds are supporting local efforts, and investors are taking notice. One component of the startup life cycle that Fertilab Thinkubator is seeking… read more →