Portland Made: Scaling Up Event

Portland Made: Scaling Up Event

Gearing up to launch a new product or grow an existing product line? Learn how to take the next steps so you can successfully manufacture. Join us for our Maker Meetup, Thursday June 27, to discuss sourcing techniques and manufacturing knowledge to scale your business. We’ve invited Robert Roecklein, SPSM2 from …

Meet The Primes

Meet the Primes is a free open house event hosted at Clackamas Community College and is presented by Skanska and Howard S. Wright.   Opportunities Include: Learning how you can be a subcontractor on major contracts in the Northwest Meeting public agencies with unique opportunities for certified firms Connecting with…

EMA / ERA Spring Networking Social

YOU’RE INVITED! Spring Has Sprung and Summer is almost here! Come celebrate with beer, wine & yummy food at The EMA’s May Networking Social.  This annual event is an excellent opportunity to mingle with old friends and meet new ones.  The electronics manufacturing industry in the NW is booming and…

OMEP Launches Food Safety Cohort 6-Part Series on FSMA Implementation

Thanks to a grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), OMEP will offer a 6-part workshop series focused on FSMA implementation this Summer in Portland, free of charge (value of $4500 per company)! With the deadlines for FSMA compliance past due, this workshop series is an excellent…

Product Labelling and Recall Best Practices for Food and Beverage Manufacturers

Breakfast with Schwabe: Product Labeling and Recall Best Practices for Food and Beverage Manufacturers Is your company creating unnecessary risks with its product labels? Are you prepared for a product recall? What is the process for developing a label (and related marketing materials)? What claims are you willing to make…

Maker Meetup: Improve Your Online Conversions

APRIL 23 // TUESDAY 6-8PM If you’re uncertain about how to improve website sales, you’re not alone. That’s why we’re spending our next Maker Meetup with conversion expert, Jon MacDonald. Join us at betsy & iya Tuesday, April 23, where MacDonald will use data to evaluate an existing ecommerce…

Manufacturer & Maker Supply Chain Opportunities Conference

You’re invited to participate in the upcoming Supply Chain Opportunities Conference scheduled to take place on Wednesday, May 29 at the Radisson RED Portland Downtown hotel. Presented by Prosper Portland, Oregon Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Central Eastside Industrial Council, the program will include a hearty breakfast and the $35…

Portland Made: Social Media Smarts

Everyone knows they need to be on social media but it’s a world in which it’s easy to get lost. Learn social media’s overall place in the marketing funnel, and how to set realistic expectations. Hear about the strengths and weaknesses of all the most popular platforms. Plus– get a better…

Portland Made: Email Marketing

Join us for an evening focused on upping your Email Marketing game. Nick LaPlante, Marketing Manager for Grovemade will share useful tips and tools. At this Maker Meetup, learn how to get the most out of your email marketing in a presentation covering email automation, segmentation, design, and more.

Energy Trust Webinar: How to Save with Efficient Workplace Lighting

Providing adequate quality lighting can improve worker productivity and safety. LED technology has proven to be a practical choice and provides substantial energy savings. When LEDs are used with controls they can increase overall lighting savings by at least 25%. Equipment costs have come down, technology has become easier to…