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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Southern Oregon Career Networking Expo
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Learn Best Practices for Growing Your Business
Rogue Community College’s Small Business Development Center is offering a Small Business Management Program to help you grow your business. If you have been in business for at least a year, with annual revenues above $500,000, have at least two employees, have current monthly financial statements and related reports, AND you’re focused on growth, you […]
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You might not be aware that during our last fiscal year, July 2017 – June 2018, SOREDI’s Business Development Loan Fund provided $1,084,000 in gap financing to local companies, resulting in 45 new jobs in 5 local cities. If you know of a company that is having trouble getting a bank loan in order to make […]