Archive for June 2012

LION:PDX Informational meeting: 7/18, 6:30 pm

Are you curious to learn more about LION:PDX? Are you interested in becoming a member or presenting an investment opportunity? Join us on Wednesday, July 18 to hear a presentation about what LION:PDX is (and isn’t!), and meet some current members.

To become a member of LION:PDX or to make a funding request you must know a current member who is willing to serve as your “sponsor.” If you don’t know any members, this is a great chance to meet some.

Date: Wednesday, July 18th
Time: 6:30 to 8pm
Location: Lucky Lab Taproom, 1700 North Killingsworth Ave.

6:30 to 7:00 meet and mingle
7:00 to 7:30 LION:PDX presentation and Q & A
7:30 to 8:00 more time for meeting and mingling.

The informational session will end promptly at 8, as there is a LION:PDX members meeting immediately following.

First Official membership meeting, and future LION:PDX events.

LION:PDX held its first official member meeting on June 7th. 6 Founding members all signed membership documents and heard informational presentatons from 2 local businesses in search of funding. The group is now focused on expanding its membership base, and on making contact with quality local business that are looking for funding.

If you are interested in joining LION:PDX, or in submitting an Investment Opportunity to the group, please read our PARTICIPATE page to learn how to get involved.

Some LION:PDX members will be present at Springboard Innovation’s “ReForum” about local investing this Friday, June 15th. This would be a great opportunity to learn more about LION:PDX and local investing in general, hope to see you there!

First “Official” LION:PDX meeting, June 7th!

LION:PDX is excited to announce its first official member meeting will be happening on June 7th. Attendees will become members by submitting a Membership Application and signing the Member Agreement, and will view investment opportunities from 2 local businesses.

If you are interested in becoming a LION:PD member, please let us know by e-mailing There will be lots of opportunities in the future to learn more about and/or join LION:PDX, so don’t worry if you miss this meeting, this is only the beginning of our local investing revolution!