Summer Speed Mentoring

Get expert advice for your small business from professional coaches and business consultants from your community at Mercy Corps Northwest’s Speed Mentoring Night. 

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

5:30pm – 8:30pm

Mercy Corps Northwest

43 SW Naito Parkway

Portland, Oregon

Meet with business professionals while mingling with other entrepreneurs in your community.  Learn about the resources available to you and enjoy complimentary beverages and light snacks during an inspiring and knowledge-packed evening!  This event is for anyone who owns or is developing or growing concept, start up, or established businesses.

What is Speed Mentoring?

Speed mentoring is like speed dating, but better! You’ll have an opportunity to participate in a series of 25-minute one-on-one sessions over the course of the night with multiple business mentors and coaches who have expertise in a variety of areas important to entrepreneurs.  Between sessions, you will have time to meet other entrepreneurs in your community and grow your network.

Mentor topics include:

  • General Business Strategy
  • Financing Your Business/ Business Grants
  • Accounting/ Bookkeeping
  • Business Legal Strategy
  • Marketing/ Branding Strategy
  • Social Media/Email Marketing
  • And more!

About Your Hosts:

Mercy Corps Northwest Women’s Business Center

Mercy Corps Northwest is a community development financial institution, operating Oregon’s only SBA Women’s Business Center, and is the largest provider of microenterprise Matched Savings Grants in Oregon. Each year, more than 1,000 entrepreneurs walk through our doors to take the first step of launching a small business. The Women’s Business Center at Mercy Corps Northwest works to elevate women entrepreneurs by educating, financing and counseling them through the process of starting and growing a business.  We believe in the power of women to create a vibrant and equitable regional economy in which everyone can participate to their greatest potential.

Event Details

Date & Time:


  • Wed, Jun 27 2018 | 5:30 - 8:30 PM
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Mercy Corps Northwest | 43 Southwest Naito Parkway, Portland, OR, USA
43 Southwest Naito Parkway, Portland, OR, USA

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