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New investment fund established for startups in Eugene, Oregon.

More good news this morning out of Eugene, Oregon, as Joe Maruschak, Director of RAIN Eugene (Regional Accelerator and Innovation Network) announced the creation of the Coast to Crest (CR2) Investment Fund for Lane County startups. According to Maruschak, “the entrepreneurial landscape in Lane County is evolving and conditions are […]

Startup companies collect funding at Willamette Angels Conference

The $230,000 prize for the ninth annual Willamette Angels Conference was split between two companies — Hemex Health of Portland, which has created inexpensive, fast and portable tests for malaria and sickle cell anemia, and Diatomix of Beaverton, which developed a photocatalytic method of improving indoor air quality with a wall […]