SOREDI members are invited to attend the next Industry Tour, which will feature Grants Pass area businesses, Rogue Valley Door, Met One Instruments, the Grants Pass Museum of Art, the Rogue Innovation Hub, Hy-Speed Machining and the emerging Southern Oregon Air Academy, located at the Grants Pass Airport. Lunch from Goodness Gracious will be provided. […]
Get your tickets now for the LAUNCH & Tech Symposium on April 19 at the Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites. Speakers, Mary Hebert of WAVTEQ, Dara Macan of SourceLink and Vince Anteweter of the University of Milwaukee School of Engineering with treat our guests to an abundance of information including; How Our Community Can Attract […]
Oregon’s workforce is aging. The number of Oregon jobs held by workers age 55 and over more than tripled from 1992 to 2016, while the total number of jobs grew by just 42 percent. Workers 55 years and over held just 10 percent of the jobs in 1992, increasing their share to 23 percent of all jobs by 2016. Driving this trend is the fact that much of the baby-boom generation is now 55 and over, and
Do you understand the full scope of the social-digital world? Is your business integrating social tools at every level of the organization, or just as an afterthought? On Thursday, March 8, beginning at 5:30 pm, SOREDI will offer a LAUNCH|Talk for area start-ups at Climate City Brewing in Grants Pass. The program will feature […]
According to the National Coffee Association of the U.S.A., which has tracked coffee consumption through annual surveys since 1950, 83 percent of Americans 18 years and older say they drink coffee and 62 percent drink it daily. With such a large majority of Americans drinking coffee, it’s no surprise to find several coffee establishments in cities throughout the state, and sometimes multiple
Today we can celebrate Oregon’s birthday and Valentine’s Day. Here are some fun facts in honor of both occasions.
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Oregon officially became a state on February 14, 1859. Happy 159th birthday!
The average number of births in the U.S. on February 14 between 1994 and 2014
The 1860 Census population estimate for Oregon
Oregon’s estimated population as of
March 8 – LAUNCH|Talk Gretchen Fox – Climate City Brewing, Grants Pass March 21 – Industry Tour of Grants Pass Businesses April 19 – Launch & Tech Start Up Symposium – Ashland Hills Hotel, Ashland (Early Bird pricing good to 3/1/18)
Full Leaf Tea Company of Eagle Point and Rogue Creamery in Central Point, were featured with profiles in Google’s recent Oregon Economic Report. Read the profiles and download the complete report here: https://economicimpact.google.com/reports/or.html#/?stories_activeEl=story-full-leaf-tea-company
In case you missed the Southern Oregon Business Conference; RESILIENCE, our speakers’ PPT presentations and videos of their talks are now up on the SOREDI website. Please visit the Presentations page for links to each presentation. The first 15 New Members to join SOREDI membership will receive a copy of Randy Harrington’s new book: SLAMMED!
This is the University of Oregon State of Oregon Economic Indicators for December 2017. The release date is February 6, 2018. Special thanks to our sponsor, KeyBank Link to full report here. The Oregon Measure of Economic Activity snapped higher… Continue Reading →