Saturday, February 8, 2014
Gorge Innoventure Member Showcase happens Feb.20, 5-7 p.m. at Gorge Innoventure, 1000 E. Port Marina Drive, Suite 101. Snacks and a beer are provided as part of the $15 admission.
There will be a “Five Minutes at the Mic” opportunity for existing members to showcase a business.
“Three Minutes at the Mic” is an opportunity for new and expanding companies to pitch ideas for feedback.
For details email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline to reserve a slot is Feb. 14 and can be done by emailing email@example.com or going to gorgeinnoventure.com
Gorge Innoventure also presents “CEO Roundtable with Chris UIum: Fundraising 101,” sponsored by Davis Wright Tremaine LLP on Feb. 27, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gorge Innoventure.
This roundtable will focus on the critical issue of fundraising and the pros and cons to financing strategies around grants, angel, venture capital and private equity investments. This is a chance to learn about what it means to take on investment.
There will also be discussion around priced equity rounds versus convertible note rounds. This will be in a group setting with opportunities for discussion. It is open to CEOs or presidents currently operating companies. Space is limited; lunch is provided.
Cost is $35 for Gorge Innoventure Members; $60 for non-members, by Feb. 24.
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I Can't Keep Quiet singers at "Citizen Town Hall"
‘I can’t keep quiet,’ sing members of an impromptu choir in front of Hood River Middle School Saturday prior to the citizen town hall for questions to Rep. Greg Walden. The song addresses female empowerment generally and sexual violence implicitly, and gained prominence during the International Women’s Day events in January. The singers braved a sudden squall to finish their song and about 220 people gathered in HRMS auditorium, which will be the scene of the April 12 town hall with Rep. Greg Walden, at 3 p.m. Enlarge