The Technology Association of Oregon is the largest professional technology association in Oregon and SW Washington. TAO drives economic development for the region’s technology sector by promoting, connecting, and advocating for thousands of companies involved or affiliated with the software and technology industries.
Maybe it’s just the season: It’s the end of summer and time to get back to work. It seems like several tech companies in Portland checked their fall forecasts and decided they needed to ramp up new talent hires to meet the coming workload.
This summer, Moda Health joined with more than 70 Oregon companies, including Adidas, eBay, NIKE and Portland Trailblazers, to call for state action on climate change by signing the Oregon Business Climate Declaration
Last week’s TechFestNW was a huge success by any measure, but sheer numbers is a good spot to start. Over 1000 people attended the sold-out event, which featured presentations from over 30 national and local speakers covering a broad range of tech topics.