Join us at Oregon RAIN for a conversation with the following panelists about how the reopening of Oregon may impact small businesses and startups - especially those in small and
Join us at Oregon RAIN for a conversation with the following panelists about how the reopening of Oregon may impact small businesses and startups – especially those in small and rural communities.
Agenda & Panelists:
MODERATOR: Erin Reynolds, Florence City Manager & Vice Chair of Oregon RAIN’s Board of Directors
Senator Arnie Roblan (Co-Chair, Special Committee on Coronavirus Response): Overview of the $10M Small Business Assistance package approved by the State’s Emergency Board in response to COVID-19.
Leah Horner (Jobs & Economy Policy Advisor/Regional Solutions Director, Governor’s Office): Governor’s plan for reopening, what business owners need to know.
David Gerstenfeld (Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Division Director at the Oregon Employment Department): Update on unemployment benefits and what entrepreneurs and small business owners need to know.
Henry Fields (Economist): Share economic forecast/trends for how the reopening of Oregon may impact our economy.
TBA (Business Oregon): A representative from Business Oregon will also be joining the conversation.
For entrepreneurs, business owners, and partners who would like to propose questions to our panelists, please do so using this form before midnight this Thursday, May 7th.
(Friday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm