Web and Mobile Development Engineer (Bend) Bret Waters, FoundersPad mentor and CEO of Tivix is opening a new office in Bend. This development/consulting firm is headquartered in San Francisco and they are looking to add to their team. The following is the job description.You should be fluent in all current technologies, including HTML5/CSS3, and the [...]
Part 1 of 3 for Forbes website, with Dino Vendetti, co-founder of FoundersPad, Seven Peaks Ventures and the Big Bend Theory, talks about building a regional cluster in Bend, Oregon for start ups. We are making things happen here in Central Oregon Come join the ride.
Did you miss Dino Vendetti's fireside chat with Steve Blank at Bend Venture Conference? You can catch the whole session here: Thanks to our friends at Hand in Hand Productions for allowing us to share this video.
Living in the Bay Area? Want to come visit Bend, Oregon to see how you can do your same work but take in mountain views, bike to work or ski in the morning and be able to buy a house and raise a family? Read about the entrepreneur contest to come check us out. http://pandodaily.com/2013/11/16/a-bend-oregon-vc-wants-startups-to-move-there-so-he-can-incubate-them/
It's a shame that the creators of Healthcare.gov didn't know about the Portland-based startup Nouvola. They might have saved themselves a few headaches. OEN sits down with Co-Founder and CEO Paula Moretto to talk about her new venture and lessons learned as a serial entrepreneur. Read our Member Chat with Nouvola. http://www.oen.org/blog/preventing-the-next-healthcare-gov-debacle-member-chat-with-nouvola/?
The Bend Bulletin published an article about EDCO running a Bay Area Recruitment Campaign. Read how the SF Weekly rewrote it. http://www.sfweekly.com/2013-11-20/news/bend-oregon-techies-4-dollar-toast/
FoundersPad and Seven Peaks Ventures has created a competition for startups willing to relocate from Silicon Valley to Bend and offer a weekend trip to the top 3 who apply, your co-founders, and spouses. If you choose to relocate we will provide them temp office space and funding. Read why you should consider moving your [...]
Droplr was recently featured in Venture Beat, an online newsource that covers disruptive technology and explains why it matters in our lives. Read about their success in raising capital and securing enterprise customers. http://venturebeat.com/2013/10/17/droplr-pulls-in-478k-to-make-a-name-for-itself-in-file-sharing/
Bend Noted for Entrepreneurial Ecosystem The Bend Bulletin reported on the myriad resources for entrepreneurs - PubTalk, StartUp Weekend, Next, TechAlliance, EDCO and FoundersPad. The Kauffman Foundation ranked Bend as #16 in the country for the number of tech startups. See the article below for details.
Bend, Ore., offers serious benefits to small business and entrepreneurs, including growth rate, investment, government perks and lifestyle balance. FoundersPad mentors and companies are featured in this article from the August 2012 issue of Entrepreneur Magazine. Read the full article here...