Scale Oregon- Business At The Next Level

 

bottle-lineIs your business ready to grow?

Business is challenging. Companies need all the help they can get to create sustained growth over the long haul. The Oregon Small Business Development Center Network (OSBDCN) has assembled teams of highly experienced business advisors to assess your current business and provide the tools to create sustained growth.

“SCALE Oregon provided Usher with the tools and strategies to align short term goals with a long term vision of being a regional leader in aerospace manufacturing.”-Brian Bisceglia, Director of Operations & Quality, Usher Precision Manufacturing, Forest Grove

SCALE Oregon (formerly GROW Oregon) is an Oregon Business Development Department initiative administered by the OSBDCN. Eligible companies can receive the following services to help accelerate their growth:

  • Strategic needs assessment
  • Advanced market research and analysis
  • Digital media assistance
  • CEO networking/mentoring

Additional services include:

  • Financial analysis
  • Debt and equity financing assistance
  • Export assistance
  • Government contracting assistance

“SCALE Oregon helped our business take advantage of the opportunities that were coming our way. We would absolutely recommend SCALE Oregon to other companies.” – Helen Fuller, Controller, Lucidyne Technologies, Corvallis

SCALE Oregon targets companies that have achieved success, need strategic resources to reach the next level, and meet the following criteria:

  • Oregon traded-sector company*
  • $1,000,000 to $50,000,000 annual gross sales
  • 10-99 employees
  • Demonstrated growth in gross sales, net profit or net employment in three of the last five years

“I give a lot of credit to the SCALE Oregon team for our gains. Our business has grown from 49 to 95 full-time employees.”—Gene Gros, President, Highway Products, Inc., Eagle Point

For more information, contact the SCALE Oregon team at the Lane SBDC.

If your business is not a fit for SCALE Oregon, the Lane SBDC has a wealth of other opportunities available at LaneSBDC.com.

To learn more about SCALE Oregon please contact the SBDC at 541-463-6200 or LaneSBDC@lanecc.edu.

*Defined within SCALE Oregon as “businesses that do not compete primarily in a local or regional market or transact business primarily with household consumers. However, a business that only supplies a local or regional, non-retail market could be a Traded-Sector business if exposed to competition from outside suppliers or rivals that offer the same or substitutable goods or services.”

 

Oregon Small Business Development Centers are funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration, and by the Oregon Business Development Department. Lane Community College is the primary funding agent. Programs and services are provided to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals. 

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