Southern Oregon’s First Rural Renewable Energy Development Lights the Way

By SOREDI | December 21, 2017

SOREDI is pleased to announce that Cypress Creek Renewals is lighting the way as the region’s first applicant for the Rural Renewable Energy Development (RRED) incentive. The RRED program is part of Jackson County’s Rural Enterprise Zone. Jackson County is just one of 10 other counties in Oregon with this special renewable energy incentive. SOREDI […]

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Opportunities to Participate

By SOREDI | December 20, 2017

January 11th:  LAUNCH Talk:  Business Funding Options with Craft3 at Climate City in Grants Pass January 25th: Pre SOBC 2018 – The Moss Adams Tax Seminar January 25th: SOBC 2018 – 15th Annual Southern Oregon Business Conference February 8th: Launch Talk with Craig Black, Blackstone Audio  at the Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites in Ashland

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Norm Kester | SOREDI Launch|Talk Presentation

By SOREDI | December 14, 2017
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SOREDI Celebrates “Gifts of the Season”

By SOREDI | November 23, 2017

SOREDI and its Board of Directors is pleased to announce its third annual “Gifts of the Season” Open House is scheduled for Thursday, December 7, 4 – 6 pm at its offices located at 100 East Main Street, Medford. SOREDI will be celebrating the many regional business expansion successes over the last two years – […]

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Jim Teece to Share Top 15 Tips at SOREDI’s December LAUNCH|Talk

By SOREDI | November 22, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017, beginning at 5:30 pm, SOREDI will offer a LAUNCH|Talk for area start-ups at Climate City Brewery in Grants Pass. The program will feature serial entrepreneur, Jim Teece, founder of Project A, Ashland Home Net, Rogue Broadband and Umpqua Broadband. Food and beverage will be provided at the event. Beer and wine […]

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SOREDI Hosts Tour of Central Point Innovators

By SOREDI | November 16, 2017

SOREDI members are invited to attend the next Industry Tour, which will feature innovative businesses in and around Central Point; Silly Zak’s Gluten Free Bakery, Bierson Corporation, Quantum Innovations and Erickson, including a lunch at Rogue Regency Grill. This exclusive members-only event is designed to give participants the opportunity to learn about the diversity of […]

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SOREDI’s November LAUNCH|Talk to Feature Quantum Innovations’ Top Principles for Growth with Norm Kester

By SOREDI | November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017, beginning at 5:30 pm, SOREDI will offer a LAUNCH|Talk for area start-ups at the Ashland Hills Hotel and Suites Galaxy room. The program will feature, Norm Kester, founder of Quantum Innovations. Food and beverage will be provided at the event. Beer and wine are offered for purchase. LAUNCH |Talks are $15 […]

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Trever Yarrish | SOREDI Launch|Talk Presentation

By SOREDI | October 13, 2017
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Medford Food Co-op Seeks Interest form Local Food Producers

By SOREDI | September 20, 2017

Are you a local food manufacturer? If so, Medford Food Co-op, Oregon University and Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center would like to hear from you!  They are considering offering a new course: Take Your Recipe to Market in 2018 to walk you and others like you through the process of effectively marketing your product. If […]

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Stephen Lightman | SOREDI Launch|Talk Presentation

By SOREDI | September 15, 2017


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SOREDI is an invaluable asset in Southern Oregon. Without SOREDI, First Call Resolution would not have located in Grants Pass and currently employ 200 people...

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