2018-19 Peer to Peer Program Applications due July 31st

Prosper Portland’s A&O Peer to Peer program is a series of six peer-to-peer sessions designed to bring together CEOs of growing companies, facilitate shared learning, and provide lessons and insights from subject matter experts.

The program is limited to a group of no more than 10 companies per year. Participants receive valuable templates and information, access to mentors, service providers, informal networking events, and one-on-one consulting with our esteemed facilitator, Sean Beers.

“It’s been very valuable, and has helped me have a better understanding of what boxes I need to check at every stage of this business.  Lots of things I hadn’t really implemented at the early stages of the business, I had a greater sense of what I needed to prioritize.” – Chris Boudreaux, Vero Watches

The ideal candidate for this program should meet the following criteria:

  • Owner of a consumer products company with an emphasis on footwear, apparel, accessories, and equipment/gear
  • Based in the Portland metropolitan region
  • Minimum $300,000 – $500,000 in annual revenue for the previous year (or minimum 3 years in business)

Previous participants include companies such as:

“The most interesting part for me [of the Peer to Peer program] was connecting with other businesses in Portland and listening to them share their wins and challenges each class.  The lessons provided essential info but also gave a great platform to discuss further with the group.” -Samantha Noyes, Studio Noyes

To be considered for the 2018-2019 Peer to Peer Program, please fill out this application form by end of day Tuesday July 31, 2018.