Month: June 2016

LeadMethod Founder on Entrepreneurship, Empathy and 9 p.m. Coffee #Julieselfie

Julie Harrelson, CEO of the Harrelson Group, Fund Manager of Cascade Angels, has a beloved penchant for taking selfies with entrepreneurs, investors and people of Oregon who support building a strong Oregon through entrepreneurialism. This is a series of selfies + blogs about the amazing people she’s met in the last couple of years.  Full disclosure: LeadMethod is a Cascade Angels portfolio company. #julieselfie

The Robert Axle Project: How a Clever Fix for Bike Trailers Created a New Product Market

As avid mountain bikers, Chris Kratsch and Katy Bryce have spent years bike touring and trail building. They’ve long used BOB trailers to carry their stuff. However, when they bought new mountain bikes in 2012, they realized they had a problem: They couldn’t attach the BOBs. Their new carbon bikes had 12 mm thru axles that attached to the wheel of the bike frame, unlike the older, quick release skewers.

#Julieselfie: Seven Peaks’ Corey Schmid on What to Ask Before You Start Up — and Eating Dirt

Julie Harrelson, CEO of the Harrelson Group, Fund Manager of Cascade Angels, has a beloved penchant for taking selfies with entrepreneurs, investors and people of Oregon who support building a strong Oregon through entrepreneurialism. This is the second in a series of selfies + blogs about the amazing people she’s met in the last couple of years. #julieselfie