Nacho Cove, an email startup co-founded by Bendite Chris Perret, is closing down. Chris, a serial entrepreneur willing to share the good, bad and ugly about startup life, posted a thoughtful piece on Medium Tuesday about what went wrong — as well as right.
Coming in hot from the land of things-you-didn’t-know-you-needed-but-now-must-have is a Bluetooth-enabled, speaker featuring flames that dance to the beat of your tunes. Designed by Bend-based inventor Tyrone Hazen, the Fireside Audiobox made its Kickstarter debut today.
The Cascade Angels Fund 2016 announced an investment in Amplion, the Bend-based bioscience startup and inventor of Biomarker Base. The latter helps companies stay on top of developments in the clinical and commercial use of biomarkers.
Need a break from work? Do you love watching flying things? The Pacific Northwest Drone National Qualifier Race is happening this Saturday (7/16) right here in Bend. Sixty drone pilots are traveling from all over the West to compete for five spots at the National Drone Racing Championship in New York City in August.
Stackhouse Coffee is for sale. Owners Jake and Becca Hermeling are moving on to their next entrepreneurial adventure, and they’re looking for buyers who want to “take the cafe to the next level.”
Yes, we are still in the midst of a sunny, Central Oregon summer. But hop out of that inner tube and put down your beer (just for a minute) because it’s time to start thinking about fall — and that means the Bend Venture Conference. Hosted by EDCO, the BVC offers some exciting additions this year, including a Social Impact Competition.