CivicApps.org is made possible by the participation of you, the community, and the contributions from a broad spectrum of community partners and sponsors. We thank you, our partners, and our corporate sponsors for making it happen.

Bridgecity Studio


People enjoy beauty and elegance. Drupal allows Bridgecity Studio to bridge beautiful design and elegant usability together in a way that is, for lack of a better word, satisfying. One of their biggest beliefs is that humanity doesn't need to become more technical. Instead, they think that technology should become a little more human.



Webtrends provides web analytics and online marketing solutions to optimize marketing campaigns and customer engagement. Webtrends Marketing Lab delivers the industry's most recognized analytics, SEM, and visitor intelligence solutions to enable companies to understand their customers, drive customer engagement, and enhance marketing and brand awareness. Thousands of leading global organizations, including General Mills, HSBC, Microsoft, Reuters and Ticketmaster have chosen Webtrends solutions and proven client services expertise to optimize their marketing initiatives.



Microsoft technology helps public sector stakeholders better serve citizens -- any time, on any device. By leveraging existing systems, organizations can easily connect applications – improving productivity and cutting costs.

Software Association of Oregon


The Software Association of Oregon is the only Oregon-based trade association dedicated solely to supporting the success of our state's software and technology Industries. Over the last 20 years, the SAO has helped connect leading industry innovators with the people, ideas and networks in our state, building a foundation that supports innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit.

Portland Development Commission


PDC is committed to economic growth and sustainability in our region, with particular interest in green technology for projects and buildings. PDC integrates business, economic and physical development to create jobs and investment that provide a full range of employment opportunities and economic benefits to all residents in the region. As the city's economic development agency, PDC helps existing and new businesses navigate a wide variety of public and non-profit resources; assists businesses in evaluating Portland as a viable and effective location where a company can thrive; and connects business owners with financial and technical resources that can give companies a competitive edge. PDC programs and assistance include location and site selection; incentives; financial services; retention, expansion and recruitment services; development assistance; regional partnerships; workforce connections; and industry cluster support.

Alto Law Group


Alto is a business-centric law firm that provides legal solutions to innovative clients at all stages of growth.

Capybara Ventures


Capybara Ventures is a professionally managed seed capital fund supporting technology-based growth businesses in Oregon and SW Washington. With experience in launching over 25 venture-backed businesses, Capybara’s principals bring proven operations management skills, technical depth, and extensive industry relationships to companies in the fund’s portfolio.

Perkins Coie


With more than 700 lawyers in 17 offices across the United States and in China, Perkins Coie represents great companies across a wide range of industries and stages of growth—from start-ups to FORTUNE 100 corporations.

Oregon Entrepreneurs Network


OEN is the largest entrepreneur assistance organization in the state of Oregon. OEN fosters the flow of entrepreneurial ideas, services, and capital to entrepreneurs and helps connect emerging Northwest businesses to growth-stimulating expertise and valuable resources.

Portland Ten


Since launching in 2009, Portland Ten has seen successes including ShopIgniter’s $3MM venture capital funding, a $35,000 grant from Portland Development Commission, 12 alumni successfully completing the $1MM program, working with 100+ startups in the Checkups, Skill Development, and Six Week Sprint programs, and being featured in Entrepreneur.com, SiliconFlorist.com, Oregon Business Magazine, and more.

Swider Medeiros Haver LLP


Swider Medeiros Haver LLP is a law firm focused on intellectual property (patents, trademarks, trade secrets and copyright), commercial law (domestic and international contracts, commercial paper and secured interests), business (formation, capitalization corporate, merger and acquisition), employment and litigation in administrative, state, and federal courts. We are particularly experienced in helping businesses, from start-ups to publicly traded companies involved in information technology, manufacturing, apparel, biotechnology, arts, entertainment, food and e-commerce.



souk understands the dream to say how and when you work - to work to live. souk offers hourly, daily and monthly creative and professional work space and meeting rooms for today's mobile freelancers, consultants and entrepreneurs. In hot desks, unique meeting rooms and collaboration zones, souk members brainstorm, present or simply hunker down and work.



NedSpace offers co-working for startups, tech companies, designers, programmers, nonprofits, remote workers, telecommuters and social entrepreneurs.

Widmer Brothers Brewing Company


Kurt and Rob Widmer helped lead the Pacific Northwest craft beer movement in 1984 when, in their 20s, they dreamed of brewing American interpretations of authentic European style beers. In 1986, they introduced the first American-style Hefeweizen; today, the unfiltered cloudy beer is the company’s signature brew and one of the best selling wheat beers in the country.



TriMet provides public transportation in the Portland metro area, including Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas counties. Its comprehensive transit network includes 81 bus lines, the 52-mile MAX Light Rail system, the 14.7-mile WES Commuter Rail service, and LIFT paratransit service. MAX and buses combined eliminate 210,400 daily car trips, or 66 million trips in our region each year, and TriMet service eliminates about 4.2 tons of smog-producing pollutants every day.

Hopworks Urban Brewery


HUB is Portland’s first Eco-Brewpub to offer all organic handcrafted beers, fresh local ingredients, and a sustainable building with a relaxed and casual atmosphere. HUB incorporates all aspects of sustainability. From composting to rain barrels, and from pervious pavers to hand dryers, we have made every effort to protect “our“ future with a thoughtful alternative. Our world-class beer, New York style pizza, and wonderful staff are some of the best you will find anywhere.

Open Source Lab, Oregon State University


The Open Source Lab is home to growing, high-impact open source communities. Its world-class hosting services have enabled Linux, Apache, Firefox and over 50 other leading open source software projects to reach millions of users. Through custom development and industry events, the Lab's staff and students encourage open source adoption in education, government, health care and other sectors.