Pitching at Bend Venture Conference

BVC is emblematic of the startup culture in Oregon. The conference was incredibly inspiring, with some amazing guest speakers and many compelling business pitches competing for investment.We were invited to present a 5-minute pitch on the main stage in downtown Bend in front of Oregon’s finest entrepreneurs, angel investors, innovators, inventors and change-makers. What an […]

Winning InventOR

After advancing through the 100K venture challenge, we were invited to participate in the state-wide invention competition Invent Oregon.Click the image to check out their site: Through the program, we received a lot of valuable mentorship and education. We were awarded $2,500 in development grants that helped us take Produce Mate from idea to a […]

TWO Wins at 100k Venture Comp

We participated in the University of Portland Franz Center for Entrepreneurship annual 100k Challenge Venture Competition and took 2nd place – twice! Background Dagan is currently a student at the Univeristy of Portland involved with a program called Entrepreneurship Scholars. Part That program has been instrumental in bringing Produce Mate to the point it’s at […]

2nd Place at Pitch Fest!

We LOVE Oregon Entrepreneur Network! We’ve been attending events for the past 3 years and they always do a wonderful job of bringing together like-minded and hard working entrepreneurs. This year we participated in the annual “OEN Pitch Fest!” alongside 21 other companies. We each gave a 1 minute elevator pitch and the audience (150+ […]