Hatch Oregon Launches InvestOR Meetups

With the passing of Oregon’s intrastate crowdfunding law on January 22nd, 2015, all Oregonians became investors. You are now legally allowed to invest locally. But what does this actually mean when we get right down to it? Who will you be investing in and how...

Entrepreneur? ComCap:OR Provides Answers

At ComCap:OR on May 4th and 5th, we have three content strands. One of them is just for entrepreneurs. Of course. It is entrepreneurs who will stabilize our state’s economy, make it resilient, and solve its problems. That is, if they can access capital that will help...

Growing an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

The World Bank recently published a 287-page paper on entrepreneurship training and education programs around the world. It is a review of the many efforts working to improve the number and quality of entrepreneurs from Viet Nam to El Salvador. A few pages in,...

Amy Pearl is a 2015 Woman of Influence!

We are thrilled to announce that Hatch Innovation Founder & Executive Director, Amy Pearl, has been named a winner of the Portland Business Journal’s 2015 Women of Influence Awards! What is Amy’s background and why is she a winner? In brief, Amy is the...