The Portland Business Alliance hosts a variety of annual events for members to boost their visibility. If your company is interested in learning more about sponsorship opportunities, contact our senior events manager Ashley Allenby by email or phone at 503-552-6742.
Our annual membership breakfast meeting, held each May, is one of the state's largest gatherings of business professionals and civic leaders. It attracts more than 1,000 business professionals and features a prominent keynote speaker. Sponsorship rates: Presenting sponsor at $10,000, patron sponsors at $6,000 and event sponsors at $3,000.
Held annually in September, A Place With No Ceiling is a reception focused on celebrating women, and recognizing a woman leader and company blazing a trail for women in business. The event attracts more than 400 business professionals. We accept nominations for both the individual female leadership award as well as the company award. Sponsorship rates: Presenting sponsor at $5,000, patron sponsors at $2,500 and event sponsors at $1,500.
We are now accepting nominations for the 2017 A Place With No Ceiling awards! Click here to submit a nomination.
(Deadline to submit nominations is Monday, June 5.)
Business Leadership Evening
Held in the fall, Business Leadership Evening celebrates the leadership of the business community in the region. The evening features a dynamic keynote speaker exemplifying business philanthropy and leadership. The William S. Naito Leadership Award is presented to recognize the philanthropy of a local business leader. Sponsorship rates: Presenting sponsor at $12,500, patron sponsor at $5,500 and event sponsors $3,000.
The Chair’s Cup is a unique golfing experience providing an excellent venue for the region’s top business leaders. The playing field is limited to 72 to create an atmosphere of intimacy and exclusivity. The event begins with a hearty brunch along with a warm-up and clinic from the club’s golf pro, followed by 18-holes on one of Portland’s oldest and most respected courses. Cocktails and a delicious dinner finish the day. Presenting sponsor at $10,000, other sponsorships range from $6,000 to $1,500.
Our annual Golf Scramble event in September provides fun and networking for a field of 144 players. The day starts with 18 holes of golf at a local premier golf course and ends with a dinner and an awards reception that includes a raffle and silent auction. Presenting sponsor at $10,000, other sponsorships range from $4,500 to $750.