Making Connections

Portland Business Alliance events are among the highest-quality networking and professional development gatherings in the Portland region, attracting more than 7,500 people each year. The Alliance offers a wide variety of events to help members boost their visibility, connect with civic and business leaders, and raise their awareness of local and regional issues.

As a benefit of membership, Alliance members can post their company events to our Member Events Calendar.
Want to post your event? 

For questions, please contact:
Ashley Odil, Director, Events & Sponsorships, 503-552-6742
Sandra Butler, Senior Membership Events Coordinator, 503-552-6770
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2018 A Place With No Ceiling

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Name: 2018 A Place With No Ceiling
Date: September 27, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
This event is SOLD OUT!
Please contact Ashley Odil to be added to the wait list at or 503-552-6742.

Let's celebrate the amazing women working in the Portland region and beyond! Join us for the 2018 A Place With No Ceiling event to recognize women's leadership in business.
This year, we are proud to honor Maria Pope, president and CEO of Portland General Electric, with the newly-dedicated Sandra K. McDonough Leadership Award and U.S. Bank with the company award for their advancement of women in the workforce.

DJ Wilson, President & General Manager KGW Media Group
Wendy Lane, President of LANE
Vanessa Sturgeon, President of TMT Development
Lori Flexer, CFA Executive Vice President of Ferguson Wellman
Marilyn Clint, Portland Rose Festival
Lisa Kulok, Columbia Sportswear

Regence BlueCross/BlueShield of Oregon
Moss Adams
Miller Nash Graham & Dunn
Intel Corp
Bank of America
Barran Liebman

Cocktail Reception at 4:00 p.m.
Program at 5:00 p.m.

Hors d'oeuvres and one complementary drink will be served.

Oregon Historical Society, Outdoor Plaza
1200 S.W. Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

$40 Each
$400 for Ten

$50 Each
$500 for Ten

Pre-registration required. You cannot use event credits for this event.

No cancelations or refunds.
Event Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor

Patron Sponsors

  • Avangrid Renewables
  • Concordia University
  • Downtown Clean & Safe
  • Greater Portland Inc.
  • Lincoln Property Company - West
  • Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)
  • The Portland Business Journal
  • Wells Fargo

Event Sponsors

Airline Sponsors

  • Alaska Airlines
  • Emirates Airline
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Event Sponsorship & Hosting

Sponsoring or hosting an Alliance event is an exclusive member benefit. To learn more about these opportunities, contact Alliance senior event manager, Ashley Odil.
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