There is a renaissance happening in downtown Springfield. Quietly, a thriving community of startups, entrepreneurs, and new businesses are helping to transform Springfield’s downtown Main St. area and beyond into an energetic hub of innovation and enterprise. The synergy that has come with the arrival of the new entrepreneurs has… read more →
Oregon is helping startups and small businesses prepare to compete for Federal SBIR/STTR funding grants to kickstart innovation across the state.
What is the state of the startups in Oregon? The first Build Oregon event asked this question and more during a discussion about collaboration in the state.
Programs like Startup Weekend Eugene, which took place in early November, often generate new startup ideas. But where do teams go to continue working on them? A new program offered by Fertilab Thinkubator launched this fall to try and fill the gap. Called ID8, it has been helping founders working… read more →
National firms have snatched up a few Oregon startups in their quest to remain competitive or to gain access to emerging markets.