LAUNCH Talks are designed to provide local entrepreneurs a monthly meeting where they can mingle and be inspired. Programs often feature an entrepreneur success-story or a helpful local resource. For details of each program, visit www.soredi.org/events. Food and drink is provided, with beer & wine available to purchase.
LAUNCH Classes are designed to provide local entrepreneurs a series of relevant information, provided by experts in their field.
Could be your first step to simply run an idea by seasoned experts like OEN and SOREDI. One hour, confidential meetings at SOREDI on Wednesday mornings. Must be pre-scheduled.
TAG Team|Technical Advisory Group
A group of volunteers with technical expertise in specific areas pertinent to new business startups coordinated by SOREDI.
Southern Oregon Angel Investment Network
Local organization of accredited investors established for the purpose of increasing the amount of non-traditional seed capital and angel funds available in the region by connecting startup and existing companies with the capital needed to grow a scalable venture or expansion.
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SOREDI Announces New Events and Partnership Position and New Hire, Michelle Manion
Southern Oregon Regional Economic Development, Inc. (SOREDI) is pleased to announce the hiring of Michelle Manion in the new position of Events and Partnership Development Manager, as of March 16, 2018. Manion brings over 25 years of sales and relationship building experience with Mary Kay Cosmetics to SOREDI. For the last 16 years, Manion has […]
Are You Ready to Export or Become a Government Contractor in Oregon?
Take advantage of these FREE opportunities to learn the ins-and-outs of becoming an approved government contractor and preparing your company to export products globally. FREE: Business Loans & Government Contracting Assistance with the State of Oregon Meet one on one with Business Oregon and GCAP for answers to questions regarding entrepreneur loans and certifications required to bid […]
Rapid Prototyping Expert to Speak at SOREDI Symposium
At SOREDI’s first annual LAUNCH & Tech Symposium, Thursday, April 19, 2018, Vince Anewenter, Director of the Rapid Prototyping Center (RPC) at the Milwaukee School of Engineering, will speak about the importance of rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing as assets for business growth. The RPC is an applied research center that helps businesses create successful […]