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Join The Portland Startup Challenge

Apply for Winter 2011.

Portland Ten invites all entrepreneurs, small business owners, and freelancers to participate in the Portland Startup Challenge, January 24 - April 15th.

Participants are encouraged to hit 12 or 24 milestones (a complete list of milestones is available here) during the 12 week session, with a matching incentives program and a community-wide awards ceremony on April 15th to celebrate and recognize participants for their achievements.

Attend Winter Bootcamp January 22nd, 2011. Winter Bootcamp is a great way to learn about our programs and methodologies. We will cover business models, sales pipelines, minimal viable product, and pitches for investors. Reserve your seat today.  Winter Bootcamp 

Download the Founders’ Guide.

The Founders’ Guide is Portland Ten’s directory of services, events, and support resources for entrepreneurs and small businesses in the Portland community. This a free publication Portland Ten produces three times annually. We encourage you to use this resource and share it with your associates.

We’d like to thank our 2010-2011 community sponsors who have provided valuable support for our Skill Development Workshops, the Founder’s Guide, and all Portland Ten programs. If you are interested in getting involved as a Sponsor, please contact Carolynn Duncan at

About Portland Ten

Portland Ten is an entrepreneurial development organization that  assist founders in increasing revenue through better managing team, time, resources, business development and product development activities. Our mission is to assist ten Portland startups in hitting $1MM in revenue within 18 months. Special prices for sildenafil citrate

Since launching in 2009, Portland Ten has seen successes including ShopIgniter’s $3MM venture capital funding, a $35,000 grant from Portland Development Commission, 15 alumni successfully completing the $1MM program, working with 100+ startups in the Checkups, Skill Development, and Six Week Sprint programs, and being featured in,, Oregon Business Magazine, and more.

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Read about our staff & advisors, read our blog, or follow us on Twitter. Join us for Founders’ Coffee on Tuesday mornings, 9 am at Backspace, 115 NW 5th Ave, or contact us for more information.


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