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Founders Live Portland

The Factor Building
226 SE Madison Street
Portland, Oregon 97214, US (map)



We're Back! Join us for at the next Founders Live Portland event!


Thursday, September 22, 2022


6:00pm - 8:30pm


The Factor Building

226 SE Madison St, Portland, OR 97214



Annie Marks as the City Leader

Featured Startups:



6pm: Open Happy Hour and Networking

7pm: Sponsors Intro and Pitch Competition

8:30pm: Afterparty at another location

Founders Live is an unforgettable happy hour competition sweeping the globe where up to five handpicked companies take the hot seat, with only 99 seconds to pitch their company and describe their value proposition in front of an eager audience. After the pitches and audience Q&A, the crowd will vote on a winner who will not only receive an award, but recognition from the crowd and also the opportunity to talk more about their product or service. So bring your friends and coworkers, grab a drink, get to know your local entrepreneurs and vote for what you think will be the next big thing... built in Portland.

WINNERS - Receive the Founders Live winners package which includes $10,000 in AWS credits as well as the opportunity to continue on to compete in a future Founders Live Prime Time global event.

ALL PRESENTERS EARN $5,000 TOWARDS AWS HOSTING - Founders Live has partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide an incredible offer for startups pitching at a Founders Live event. "Amazon Web Services provides startups with low cost, easy to use infrastructure needed to scale and grow any size business. AWS Activate is a program designed to provide startups with resources they need to get started on AWS." We are excited to announce ALL presenting companies who are chosen to give their 99-second pitch at a Founders Live event receive $5,000 credit towards their web hosting on Amazon.