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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
Rebecca McCulloch, Coordinator, Events, 503-552-6759
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January Forum Breakfast: Small & Diverse Businesses Drive our Economy

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Name: January Forum Breakfast: Small & Diverse Businesses Drive our Economy
Date: January 16, 2019
Time: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Small businesses provide most of the jobs held by Oregonians, and many are minority or women-owned whose growth is driving our economy. Join us for breakfast and a conversation with minority small business owners and leaders on how their work is adding to the region’s economic vitality. Portland Business Alliance is committed to supporting women and minority-owned businesses through our programs, partnerships and events.
 
Panelists:
Ana Chaud
Founder and CEO, Garden Bar

Herb Yamamoto
Owner/CEO, BIM Connection
Vice Chair, Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs

Gale Castillo, interim Executive Director
Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
 
Moderator:
Jan Mason, Associate Principal
Mackenzie & President, Philippine American Chamber of Commerce of Oregon (PACCO)

Event Sponsor:
AVAILABLE

Series Sponsors:
KeyBank
Portland State University
Portland Tribune/Community Newspapers

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Event Sponsors:
Location:
Sentinel Hotel
614 SW 11th Avenue
Portland, OR 97205
Date/Time Information:
Doors open at 7:00 a.m.
Program 7:30 - 8:45 a.m.
Contact Information:
503-552-6770
Fees/Admission:
Members:
$45 - Online
$50 - At the door
$360 - Table of 8

Non-Members:
$55 - Online
$60 - At the door
$440 - Table of 8

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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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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