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The Ecosystem of Portland Startups

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Global Ranking
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Social & Leisure
#9 worldwide
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Education
#27 worldwide
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Marketing & Sales
#36 worldwide

notable startups
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The Startup Ecosystem of Portland is ranked at number 54 globally, and shows a negative momentum decreasing -1 spots since 2021. Portland also ranks at number 20 in United States, and 23 in North America.

Portland is an ideal place to locate for Social & Leisure, Education and Marketing & Sales startups. As the most popular industries in Portland, there is a sample of 103 Social & Leisure startups in Portland, 57 Education startups in Portland, and 44 Marketing & Sales startups in Portland, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 4 startups in Portland, 1 accelerators in Portland, 6 coworking spaces in Portland, 1 organizations in Portland and 1 leaders in Portland.

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Discogs is a user-built database containing information on artists, labels, and their recordings. Read more
Puppet provides system administrators with a simplified platform that allows for consistent, transparent, and flexible systems management. Read more
Flash Sales and Crowd buying are OUT! The Intention Economy is IN! ShopAddikt is an online shopping tool targeted towards optimizing Customer Relations with Brands & Retailers. Have you ever wondered about all the lost consumers that go online to shop and then leave because of price? Think SaaS for Retailers & Priceline for Fashion for consumers. We have the solution for lost sales on a retailers website. The Facts: - E-commerce is expected to hit $122B in 2013 - 49% of people that go online to shop want a deal - retailers only net 10-12% on items that go on sale to a second party - We help retailers save $$ and help consumers take "control" of their deals Our process is now Patent Pending. Read more
Airship creates deeper connections with customers by delivering incredibly relevant, orchestrated messages on any channel. Read more
VetSource is a pharmaceuticals company providing pet care medication and vaccination services. Read more
Vets First Choice provides veterinary practices with an online pharmacy and home delivery services. Read more
Lumen Learning provides high quality open courseware and support for educational institutions. Read more
Act-On Software is a cloud-based integrated marketing platform designed for midsize businesses. Read more
Genesis Financial Solutions provides consumer financing options for merchants and service providers in the United States. Read more
The Dyrt is consumer subscription software and top ranked camping app, with over 1.5M user-submitted reviews and tips across the U.S. Read more
OpenSesame is the world’s marketplace for buying and selling elearning courses. We make buying and selling corporate eLearning as easy as downloading a song from iTunes. The OpenSesame marketplace and technology disrupts the leaders in the highly fragmented $4.5B elearning content market. With more than 21,000 courses from 260 sellers, buyers purchase courses with no expensive subscriptions or long-term commitments and use them instantly online, by email or in any learning management system. Read more
Vooks is a subscription based streaming service exclusively dedicated to animated storybooks. Read more
PayRange is the world’s simplest mobile payment solution for vending, parking, transit ticketing, laundry, amusement, and more. In under a minute, anyone, even a route driver, can install the PayRange BluKey without any tools. The hardware cost is under $20, there are no monthly fees, and mobile payment discount is just 3.95% (compared to 5.5% to 7.0% currently for machines). Simple setup. Simple pricing. Simple to use. The PayRange system includes three elements: low-cost hardware, free app, and back-end service. Credit cards are processed directly by a PCI compliant provider and we never store or see credit card numbers in our system.  Read more
Teams navigating RFPs and Security Questionnaires in today's unique business environment are looking for ways to stay connected, focused, and productive. We are here to help. Read more
The Hubb Platform makes virtual, in-person and hybrid events with powerful attendee engagement tools that bring brands to life. Read more
We want to be the ultimate neighborhood grocery store. That means creating the best shopping experience possible. Read more
The $20 billion private commercial real estate financing market is ripe for disruption. CrowdStreet is an equity crowdfunding platform connecting accredited investors with exclusive real estate investment opportunities and providing ongoing investor relationship management. Investors get direct access to high-quality, income-producing and professionally-managed investments. Property owners (Sponsors) have a new source of capital to help them acquire, refinance and/or refurbish their properties. CrowdStreet is like AngelList for investment real estate. Read more
Get stock when you spend with your favorite brands. Brokerage services provided by Bumped Financial, LLC, member FINRA/SIPC. Read more
AskNicely is a real time customer feedback platform based on the Net Promoter Score (NPS) framework. Read more
Customer.io enables users to send newsletters to selected segments of customers using their website data. Read more
Boulder Care is a digital health platform that expands access to effective treatment for opiate use. Read more
ZincFive is an intelligent energy storage and delivery solutions company providing nickel-zinc battery based UPS solutions. Read more
Torq is a no-code automation platform for security and ops teams. Read more
Tyfone offers a mobile financial services platform that enables banks to offer customers mobile banking and payments systems. Read more
RxAnte offers predictive analytics and targeted clinical programs that improve medication prescribing and adherence. Read more
Rigado’s Enterprise IoT solution powers Bluetooth applications such as asset tracking, smart lighting, and sensing and monitoring. Read more
CloudEngage offers advanced geospacial targeting, analytics, and store discovery solutions for brands, retailers, and traditional media. With the installation of just two lines of JavaScript, our partners are able to instantly create deeper levels of engagement with new and prospective customers.  Read more
Bigleaf is a cloud-based internet redundancy and optimization service. Read more
Our mission is to radically change the rental real estate experience with a focus on beautiful, fast products, transparency, privacy, and total control of one's information. We're fundamentally changing how things work for both landlords and renters.  Read more
Brave Care operates healthcare clinics intended to offer urgent childcare services. Read more
CHKN Not Chicken is the delicious plant-based chicken alternative that makes it easy to eat less meat, live healthier. Read more
Finally, a smarter way to hire for the food and drink industry. Poached is a deep dive into a passionate and unique industry offering valuable tools to help busy restauranteurs better staff their businesses. And not without cause: 600+k restaurants struggled with an 60% turnover rate in 2012, translating to 8 million open positions to fill. Poached streamlines the hiring process, connects high quality job seekers with the best jobs available, and creates an easy hiring experience for a busy industry. Here is what makes us unique: 1. Industry-focused hiring resource with easy tools that clean up the hiring process for restaurants 2 Proprietary BackOffice tools that are designed around industry hiring practices, allowing time to make better, long lasting hires (vs. slogging thru an email inbox) 3. Helps Job seekers stand out from the Craigslist masses 4. Job seekers apply in just one touch from their smart phones 5. Competitive pricing @ $25.00 per post  Read more
Rumpl applies technical materials to everyday blankets for indoor and outdoor use. Read more
Cloudability lets you see all your cloud spending in one place. Cost and usage data is aggregated from multiple platforms, improving cloud spend efficiency, eliminating unexpected overages and providing an enterprise-wide view of costs. In addition to a paid enterprise version, we harness the big data we're collecting to earn revenue from behaviorally targeted cloud services offerings. Featured in New York TImes, GigaOm, FastCompany, CNNMoney, CIO Mag & NetworkWorld. Read more
Indow Windows provides people with comfort and quiet while helping them achieve financial and environmental harmony. Read more
Ocean Renewable Power Company generates electricity from tidal energy. Read more
Honey Mama’s offers honey-cocoa bars made from five nutrient-rich ingredients. Read more
Sensu empowers businesses to automate their monitoring workflow and gain deep visibility into their infrastructure, applications, and operations. Read more
Opal is a marketing collaboration platform for modern marketing teams. Read more
Sila is an early stage startup headquartered in Portland. The company’s core product is a suite of payments and financial technology APIs. Read more
Zapproved is a pioneering leader in cloud-based e-discovery software for corporate legal and compliance departments. Read more
MusthaveMenus enables restaurants, beauty salons, health clubs and other local businesses to manage all menu needs together: design, online publishing, and professional printing. We're different because we don't cut corners on any of these steps. Businesses get a top quality product with each. Updates to beautifully printed in-store menus stay in-sync with menus published on web, social or mobile destinations. The result of this streamlined system is a dramatic reduction in expense and hassle for the business and an improved menu experience for the consumer. Ultimately, MustHaveMenus will ensure the freshness of the world's menu data. Read more
Powin Energy is a market leader in the manufacturing and development of energy storage technology used in stationary, Read more
Ni-Q is a medical company that provides quality human donated milk for premature and low birth weight infants. Read more
Zuuse is a leading global software provider that delivers software platforms for construction and building operations. Read more
Eclypsium is the industry’s first enterprise firmware protection platform. Firmware in servers, laptops, and networking equipment is the unguarded attack surface of the enterprise. Once compromised, this blind spot allows attackers to subvert traditional security controls, persist undetected indefinitely, or even disable devices completely. Read more
RADAR is a SaaS to Simplify Compliance with State and Federal Data Breach Regulations. Read more
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