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October 21, 2011 Portland Business Journal

October 21, 2011 Portland Business Journal by Robert Goldfield , Special sections editor Fledgling enterprise AudioName won $10,000 last Friday at the Bend Venture Conference. Portland-based AudioName took the prize for “concept stage” company — ventures that are barely off the ground. It was the only Portland-area company among the six presenting businesses in that […]

October 17, 2011 The Bulletin

October 17, 2011 The Bulletin By Jordan Novet / TheBulletin October17. 2011 Brett Mills, of Redmond’s RES EquineProducts Inc., took home the big prize of $250,000. Wearing a cowboy hat,jeans and a blazer, Brett Mills took the big $250,000 prize from the BendVenture Conference on Friday for his Redmondcompany, RES Equine Products Inc. “Yeehaw!” said […]

October 14, 2011 Silicon Florist

October 14, 2011 Silicon Florist by RickTuroczy While a whole new crop ofstartups are currently being pitched and formed at the latest version ofStartupWeekend Portland, the winning company from the last Startup Weekend justmanaged to wow a crowd of investors in Bend—and land a bit more capital. Audioname—founded duringthe last Startup Weekend Portland in April […]

Portland Business Journal: Comcast deal could propel Elemental

Portland Business Journal: Comcast deal could propel Elemental by Erik Siemers Date: Monday, July 25, 2011, 2:49pm PDT Elemental CEO Sam Blackman says a new deal with Comcast will provide a big revenue bounce. Erik Siemers Business Journal staff writer Email: esiemers@bizjournals.com If there’s any growth trajectory worth emulating, it might just be that of […]

Elemental opens U.K. office

Elemental opens U.K. office Portland Business Journal – by Erik Siemers, Business Journal staff writer Date: Monday, July 18, 2011, 12:22pm PDT Elemental Technologies on Monday announced the opening of an office outside London, making it the company’s first international location. The move comes as Portland-based Elemental increases the number of European customers using its […]

7/15/2011 Oregon Business Magazine

7/15/2011 Oregon Business Magazine The crowd at Oregon Entrepreneurs Network‘s monthly PubTalk Wednesday consisted of three main types of folks: entrepreneurs desperate to pitch their start-ups, lawyers eager to get new clients, and MBA students learning how to network. They all had something to learn when the hors d’oeuvres were put away and the panel […]

Elemental reels in capital

Elemental reels in capital …Digital video company Elemental Technologies Inc. said Tuesday it received an investment from customer and collaborator Citrix Systems Inc. Portland-based Elemental also announced a new board member… http://www.bizjournals.com/portland/news/2011/01/25/elemental-reels-in-capital.html

Intel innovation boosts Elemental Tech

Intel innovation boosts Elemental Tech … on Portland’s Elemental Technologies Inc., a provider of graphics processing software. Intel, which is based . With Intel’s news, Elemental in early February will release an updated version of its Badaboom Media… http://www.bizjournals.com/portland/morning_call/2011/01/intel-innovation-boosts-elemental-tech.html

Bend-based Manzama thriving

Bend-based Manzama thriving If conventional business models say high-tech companies will spend their first year struggling to define their products and attract customers, then Bend-basedManzama is bucking convention. Since its official launch in January, Manzama’s founders say they have signed up 25 law firms for the company’s Web-based social media search service called the Listening […]

Active Chest Tube Drainage System Clears the Way for Better Patient Care

Active Chest Tube Drainage System Clears the Way for Better Patient Care Cardiothoracic surgeon Edward Boyle was a man on a mission when he partnered with Cleveland Clinic heart surgeon Marc Gillinov to establish Clear Catheter Systems Inc. (Bend, OR). After years of observing clogs and blood clots form in chest tubes and their resulting […]