The University of Oregon’s Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship—part of the Business Innovation Institute at the Lundquist College of Business—educates, inspires, and empowers future entrepreneurs, instilling in students the very characteristics of entrepreneurship—innovation, initiative, accountability, and dedication.
The Oregon Regional Accelerator and Innovation Network (RAIN) serves the entrepreneurs in Oregon’s South Willamette Valley and Mid-Coast by helping them turn ideas into high impact, innovative, traded-sector companies that can grow and thrive locally.
The Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce serves as a catalytic leader in creating a vibrant and diverse economy that drives economic opportunity and well-being.
Willamette Innovators Network (WiN) is focused on helping the small and mid-sized traded sector companies grow and be profitable. We present an opportunity for the region’s Innovators to come together to share, learn, and connect.
Code Chops is a shared workspace offering both full and part time memberships. Members get access to the large secure facility to run their business and the opportunity to meet up and collaborate with other business and tech entrepreneurs.
The FertiLab Thinkubator is a nonprofit network that empowers entrepreneurs in Lane County, Oregon by providing coworking and business incubation space alongside mentorship and educational programming.
Lane Small Business Development Center, part of The Oregon Small Business Development Center Network (OSBDCN), provides advising, training, online courses and resources for businesses throughout our state.
SCORE’s Willamette Chapter provides objective confidential free mentoring and mostly free education to small business and micro-business owners and entrepreneurs in the Eugene and Springfield area.
Sprout! is an organization that focuses on the local food industry in Lane County and provides a place for food entrepreneurs to spread the word about local food to grow a community.
Corvallis Young Pros –– We’re young, or not so young, and we want to build our network of other professionals. We like being social and we meet the 4th Tuesday of the month. There is no membership fee of any sort, so come and connect with other young professionals.
UP Eugene is part of a global movement, home to the city’s innovators, leaders, doers, makers, and entrepreneurs.
The Willamette Angel Conference conference allows emerging companies to apply for an opportunity to have investors complete due diligence on a company’s business model and then present that business model to the public during the conference.