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.
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For questions, please contact:
Ashley Allenby, Senior Event Manager, 503-552-6742
Sandra Butler, Senior Membership Events Coordinator, 503-552-6770
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SHOPTALK at ReachNow

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Name: SHOPTALK at ReachNow
Date: July 11, 2017
Time: 7:45 AM - 9:00 AM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
The online registration for this event is closed, however you can still attend by paying and registering at the door.

a ReachNow is mobility services by BMW. Headquartered in Seattle, we launched our free floating car-sharing product in Portland September of last year. For a low per minute rate, ReachNow Members can drive any of our BMW and MINI vehicles for as long (or short) as they need with gas, insurance, and on street parking included in the price.  Members can pick-up any available car on the street and drop it off anywhere within our Home Area. We are actively seeking businesses for our new business partner program!
About ShopTalk:
ShopTalk is your opportunity to have an exclusive inside look at different Alliance member companies. Join 20-30 fellow Alliance members to “talk shop” over coffee and a light breakfast. The event features open networking, member introductions, a brief host presentation, and a door-prize drawing.   
Membership and Attendance:
The Alliance is a membership-based organization so attendance at Alliance events is a benefit of membership.  It is Alliance policy to welcome first-time, non-members to attend up to two networking events (Shop Talk, and Building Business Connections) without charge.  You must RSVP by calling Rebecca McCulloch at 503-552-6759 by 2:00 p.m. on Friday July 7th.
Membership is required for attendance at all additional networking events. We encourage you to become a member of the Alliance so that you can receive the benefits of membership that come with attendance at Alliance networking events.
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Member online: Free
Member at the door: $5.00
Non-Member online: $10.00
Non-Member at the door: $15.00

Registration will close at 2:00 p.m. Monday July 10th, 2017 for this event, but you can still attend by paying at the door. 
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New to Alliance events? Look for Ambassadors wearing a blue ribbon to greet you, answer any of your questions and introduce you to other members.
By registering for this event, I agree that the Portland Business Alliance (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.
1111 NE Flanders Street
Portland, OR 97232
Contact Information:
Online: Free
At the door: $5.00

Online: $10.00
At the door: $15.00
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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 Allenby.
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