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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.
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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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EPOP Exclusive: Breaking into Portland's Apparel Industry

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Name: EPOP Exclusive: Breaking into Portland's Apparel Industry
Date: July 18, 2018
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Come hear from industry experts from Columbia Sportswear and Nike on how they got into the apparel industry and climbed the corporate ladder.

EPOP Exclusives are geared toward connecting emerging professionals with established civic and business leaders in the Portland region. EPOP Exclusives include a moderated Q&A session with featured guests as well as an opportunity to network with like-minded emerging professionals.

Complimentary appetizers, wine and beer.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Rachael Arnold at 503-552-6772 or for more information. 

Malone Phillips
Senior Global Brand Designer
Columbia Sportswear

Michelle Lobo
General Manager
North American Soccer at Nike

Stephen Paul Baxter
Supply Chain Development Associateat


Event Sponsors:
Columbia Bank
Portland Business Journal

Series Sponsors:
Alpha Media
Cambia Health Solutions
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Willamette University MBA


Online registration will close at 2:00 pm on July 18, 2018 for this event, but you can still attend by paying at the door.

Event Sponsors:

Series Sponsors

Markowitz Herbold
1211 SW 5th Ave. 29th Floor
Portland, Oregon

**Pacwest is open during construction. Please follow the signs to the 29th floor**
Contact Information:
Members $10.00
Non-Members $10.00

No cancellations or refunds
You cannot use Event Credits for this Event

By registering for this event, I agree that the Portland Business Alliance, Partners in Diversity (the Alliance,) its, employees and agents have the right to photograph, videotape and record me at this event and use my photographed, videotape and/or recorded name, likeness, voice, and statements to promote the Alliance, including without limitation, a derivative use, without compensation to me, at the sole discretion of the Alliance and I release the Alliance, its agents, affiliates, and licensees from all liability connected to their use of my name, likeness, voice or statements including, without limitation, any right of privacy or publicity claims.
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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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