Bend was a flurry of startup love last night as 10 founders pitched their concept-stage ideas to a packed PubTalk house. The event sold out and more than 300 people watched the pitches from three separate rooms at McMenamins downtown. The startup founders were vying for a chance to present at the Bend Venture Conference, […]
If you haven’t heard, Central Oregon is the hot spot for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). Collectively, we want to bring a large portion of this massive industry to our state in the next 20 years. Leading that effort are the folks from SOAR Oregon and the Cascade Chapter of AUVSI. Their upcoming conference on Oct […]
The subscription box craze has tapped into a joy universal to all humans: Getting a present in the mail. Is there anything better? Maybe Santa, but only because he brings the presents right into your house. Well, for subscribers of Bend-based StrideBox, Christmas happens once a month.
Much like new parents, I’m certain that all you entrepreneurs out there love nothing more than completely unsolicited advice. Am I right? Well today is your lucky day. Because we’re debuting a new BendTECH feature called … wait for it … Free Advice.
Do you like free beer, voting on things and pitching your latest business idea? Then we’ve got an event for you. BendTECH is proud to host the 5th Annual Bend Venture unConference Oct 16. Did we mention it’s free? The highlight of the evening is the pitch competition. It’s an open opportunity for anyone (seriously […]
Have you ever been lost or stuck somewhere and had that terrible realization that no one knows where you are or when you’re supposed to be home? The founders of Bend-based startup Ubimodo are creating a software app to prevent just that.
The competition is heating up around these parts as startups vie for the chance to present at the Bend Venture Conference next month. Economic Development for Central Oregon has selected the 10 concept stage companies that will compete Sept. 25th at the EDCO PubTalk.
Great news for Bend-based Onboard Dynamics: The startup just received $3 million in funding. The news was announced today at the Oregon BEST FEST, a two-day, clean tech conference in Portland.