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
Rebecca McCulloch, Coordinator, Events, 503-552-6759
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Leadership Portland Board Training

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Name: Leadership Portland Board Training
Date: January 30, 2019
Time: 12:45 PM - 5:00 PM PST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
"We do not have a waiting list"

This valuable training is useful for professionals who are serving on a board or considering it.

Board Service and Career Development
Michael Alexander, Interim Vice President of Global Diversity and Inclusion, Portland State University

What Makes a Good Board Member?
Moderator: Nick Viele, Advisor, Facilitator & Partner, c3strategy
Laila Cook, CEO, Make-A-Wish, Oregon
Doug Whyte, Executive Director, Hollywood Theatre

How to Read a Financial Statement: Finance 101 for Board Members
Jared A. Holum, CPA, Shareholder, President, Perkins & Co.

Legal and Ethical Considerations
Andrew Schpak, Managing Partner, Barran Liebman LLP
Elisa Dozono, Partner, Miller Nash, Graham, and Dunn LLP
The Standard Atrium Room
900 SW 5th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
$40.00 Cost
No cancelations or refunds.

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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