Vancouver is a great place to start and grow a business.

Join forces with startups, brewpubs and galleries in Vancouver's emerging downtown. Or enjoy a more suburban community surrounding the 192nd tech corridor. Either way, you'll benefit from fantastic natural amenities, miles of bike lanes and riverfront trails, proximity to an international airport and two industrial ports, and the regions most business friendly tax structure.

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Upcoming Events


OEN & OTBC Workshop: Startup 411 - How to Start Your Startup
Stoel Rives LLP - 900 SW Fifth Avenue- Suite 2600, Portland, OR
Wednesday, May 27th, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Got an idea for a startup, but don’t know where to start? This workshop will provide an overview of local resources, along with a checklist of steps to take as you build out your plan.

GVCC: Rock Star Networking Workshop
DIY Marketing Center (Inside GVCC)
Thursday, May 28th, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
A workshop packed with tips, tools and training to put you in the spotlight of networking events.

OEN's 2015 Entrepreneurial Summit
1900 Northwest 18th AvenuePortland, OR, Friday, June 59:00am - 4:00pm 
OEN’s annual storytelling event that brings 10-15 successful Oregon entrepreneurs into one place for one day.

WSU Vancouver Business Growth MAP Alliance meeting - Choosing your Computer System: A roadmap to success
Burgerville CRCL- 1602 W. Main Street
Wednesday, June 17th, 8:30am - 10:00am
Presenter Jeff Greenaway will outline ways to find and implement the right system for you.

SCORE Vancouver Seminar - Record Keeping and Taxes
Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce - 1101 Broadway, Suite 100
Thursday, June 25th, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Designed for new business owners, this one hour "brown bag" seminar covers basic financial and tax rules for small businesses.