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  • Redwagonfunded


    On October 4th, 2015, Red Wagon Creamery became the first company in Oregon to reach their funding goal using a Community Public Offering!

    That’s $120,000 invested by everyday Oregonians to help a local business grow. Stay tuned for the full story.

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    Release Tour : Stops in Corvallis, Baker City, Eugene & Klamath Falls

      Hello, Oregon! The Fall 2015 Release Tour of Oregon’s Rockstar Entrepreneurs kicked off with a packed house in Bend on September 1st and rocked out to a large crowd here at Hatch Lab in Portland…

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    RockStar Investors, Rockstar Entrepreneurs!

    A Message from Hatch’s Executive Director, Amy Pearl:

    How often do you plan a party that turns out better than you expected?
    Thursday evening Hatch opened its doors once again to introduce Oregonians to the newest entrepreneurs offering local investment opportunities. We clearly had rockstar investors there too, because by the end of the night $7,500 had been invested! Oh yeah.

  • impact investing

    Local Investing is Impact Investing

    Every October, I make the trek to San Francisco for SoCap, an international conference on impact investing. It’s held at Fort Mason on the bay with the sea breezes blowing (or howling, as it sometimes happens)…