Thinking of starting your own business or expanding the one you already own?

 

Over 200 joined us for a free one-day event featuring 40 exhibitors from federal, state and local agencies that serve small business.

A great opportunity for entrepreneurs in Oregon to get invaluable business information!

  • SAIF, one of our generous sponsors
    SAIF, one of our generous sponsors
    The 2nd Year of their participation as a sponsor! Thank You! Photo Courtesy of Allen Bueller
  • Dimas Dias, Oregon Association of Minority Entrepenuers
    Dimas Dias, Oregon Association of Minority Entrepenuers
    informing and sharing information Photo Courtesy of PhoenixLotus Productions
  • Biz Oregon Sponsor
    Biz Oregon Sponsor
    Checking out the Biz Oregon booth Photo Courtesy of KayDel Marshall
  • Kirk Harvey, Government Contract Assistance Program and Steve Havelak, PDX Procurement Search Photo Courtesy of PhoenixLotus Productions
  • Ted Wheeler, Portland Mayor Elect
    Ted Wheeler, Portland Mayor Elect
    Mary Kapelczak, City of Portland connecting with Ted Wheeler Photo Courtesy of PhoenixLotus Productions
  • Warner Pacific and Portland Community College Student Volunteers
    Warner Pacific and Portland Community College Student Volunteers
    Working feverishly; organizing name tags, setting up registration table. Thank you for taking time out of your weekend to help make the Fair a Success!.
  • Exchanging information with PCC SE Campus Volunteers and Warner Pacific College
    Exchanging information with PCC SE Campus Volunteers and Warner Pacific College
    Thank you Melissa Lamproe, Sam Jasperson, and a big Thank You to Kien Truong, Incoming President of PCC SE Campus Student Leadership Program
  • Charles White, Access to Capital Facilitator
    Charles White, Access to Capital Facilitator
    Photo Courtesy of Allen Bueller
  • Smiling for the Camera
    Smiling for the Camera
    Evelyn Liu, Tina VanPhung, and Kay Home, smiing for the photographer, Photo Courtesy of PhoenixLotus Productions
  • Ted Wheeler, Portland Mayor Elect
    Ted Wheeler, Portland Mayor Elect
    Greeting and connecting with another of our generous sponsors, Warner Pacific College shaking hands Roger Martin, Business Department Chair and Vince Gorski, Warner Pacific College Photo Courtesy of PhoenixLotus Productions

This free one-day event – September 17, 2016 8:30am – 2:30pm – features exhibits hosted by the Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce of Oregon and SW Washington (APACC), and sponsored by Business Oregon, Umpqua Bank, City of Portland, On Point Community Credit Union, SAIF,  Albina Community Bank, The Portland Development Commission, M Bank, Phoenix Media, and Warner Pacific College.

 

Attendees will enjoy a wide range of workshops topics including Access to Capital, Marketing Online for Business Success, Exploring the Government Marketplace, and more. See the Workshop page for more information.   Attendees can also learn about small business loans and various business assistance programs from agency and business experts as well as attorneys and CPAs from the many exhibitors

The Keynote Speaker is Ted Wheeler, current State Treasurer and Mayor Elect of Portland, is scheduled to speak during the lunch period.


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For more information about the Oregon Small Business Fair, call 503-610-2924