Business Services

Portland Apparel Lab

We are a member-based makerspace and service provider for apparel businesses. Lowering the barrier-to-entry for start-ups, fostering community and serving as a hub for apparel resources, we are conveniently located in the central eastside industrial area.
We offer access space to work, tools & equipment, community events, and in-house technical services, like pattern making, prototyping and technical design. Offerings for hobbyists up to seasoned businesses.

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bluesign technologies ag (North America)

North American office for the Swiss based, globally represented, company that guides the supply chain to become dramatically more sustainable from a chemical integrity perspective. Strong endorsement from Athletic and Outdoor sector illustrated by the fact that nearly all the most progressive brands in industry are part of the bluesign system. Recommended and preferred provider for the outdoor industry through Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) (outdoorindustry.org)

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S. Carney International LLC

Sales & marketing

Proof of Concept Inc.

Prototyping & development

Quick Feat International

Textile & apparel manufacture & logistics

Pacific Cornetta

Process management; Production

Perkins Coie, LLP

Patent law & litigation

OIA Global

Global logistics, supply chain management and packaging service company

Mathys+Potestio

Since 1997, Mathys+Potestio has provided creative and marketing staffing and recruitment/placement to the Athletic and Outdoor Industry.

Karen Haddy & Associates

Executive recruitment

Lane Powell

Attorneys & counselors

id8 LLC

Marketing and industrial design

i-generator LLC

Research & development – biomechanics

Product creation services- innovation planning, product design, factory sourcing

International Mountain Bicycling Association – Trail Solutions program

Design and construction of mountain bicycle-specific trails and bike parks

Exit 21 Apparel Solutions LLC

Apparel/equipment consulting services, product creation solutions & strategic business planning;

RYU is sole client

Generator Group LLC

Executive recruitment & talent management

Directions

Marketing & management consulting

CORE Recruiting LLC

Executive recruiting

D.A. Davidson & Co.

Business services

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

National business and litigation law firm

Chinook Book

Directory & discounted products and services

brandlive

Live streaming video with interactive chat, contained in a branded user interface.

Center of Excellence

Focus on sports footwear and apparel industry. Fully equipped shared workspace environment in downtown Portland. Services include: product engine development, toolkit components, network services, strategic planning, marketing strategy, financial consulting.

T.A. Miller Consulting

Consulting

ShopIgniter Inc.

eCommerce software company, specializing in Facebook stores, eCommerce, social promotions, social network optimization

AGILIRON

Integrated Solutions for Commerce – E-Commerce, Retail, Wholesale

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American Events, Inc.

Trade show organizers

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4Tell

Increase sales with product recommendations.

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Truelson Associates

Strategic planning, business development planning.

Mainfreight Group

Experience in retail with “high profile” clients. Strong attention to detail and process compliance. SOP mapping built with teams in collaborative environment. Financial strength and fiscal responsibility. Our global business may offer wider opportunities to improve your supply-chain

Cresa

International corporate real estate advisory firm that exclusively represents tenants and specializes in the delivery of fully integrated real estate services. With more than 55 offices, Cresa is the leading tenant representation firm in North America. Through our partnership with Savills, one of the world’s largest commercial real estate services firms, we cover more than 255 locations in 40 countries.

Point B Inc

Point B, Inc. helps organizations form, execute, and thrive. With capabilities including Strategy, Venture Investment and Advisory, and Management Consulting this integrated set of businesses provide value to the organizations and communities we serve. Our consulting group helps clients develop strategic insights and translate them into impact. Our clients look to us for industry and functional expertise combined with our ability to execute. Our capital group provides deep venture advisory expertise, leveraging Point B’s broad network and the horsepower to drive portfolio companies’ growth and success. The firm is regularly honored by many publications as an exceptional place to work, including The Wall Street Journal and Consulting Magazine.

Kollege Town Sports

Welcome to Kollege Town! We are proud to announce an exclusive partnership with adidas, making Kollege Town one of the largest adidas team dealers in the country. We offer innovative custom screen-printing, embroidery and jerseys to prestigious athletic programs nationwide. Is corporate more your style? We’ve got you covered there, too.

Stoel Rives LLP

Legal – Patents, IP, litigation, employment, corporate, finance, and international trade

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Free one-on-one counseling, training, information and technical assistance in areas such as: financial, marketing, creative services, production, organization, international trade and feasibility studies. 21 locations statewide.

Bridgetown Capital Partners

Private equity firm specializing in apparel, footwear & equipment