2018 Sponsors

The Rogue Valley Business Resource Forum is sponsored by your local business and government organizations.


People’s Bank of Commerce

People’s Bank of Commerce was founded in 1998 with the belief that they could do a better job delivering customized, high quality banking services and products to the Rogue Valley as a locally owned and managed community bank. Their experienced bankers know this community and its people and businesses. Policies and decisions are made locally and in a thoughtful and responsive manner. Investing their time and resources locally helps build and strengthen the Rogue Valley’s economy and community.


State of Oregon Governor’s Marketplace

The Governor’s Marketplace is intended for all business owners who are interested in learning about resources available through all stages of business ownership. Agencies with public contracting opportunities, solutions to sustain and retain employees as they grow, access to capital, and businesses who have interest in services available to them as they go through
all stages of business are brought together to assist Oregon’s small business owners.


 First Interstate Bank

First Interstate Bank is a $12 billion community bank with over 120 banking offices, along with online and mobile banking services, throughout Idaho, Montana, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, and Wyoming.

Project A

Project A, located in Ashland, Oregon, offers programming, development, and eCommerce services spanning the globe.  With expertise in multi-channel and multi-currency solutions driven by the hybris ecommerce framework, Project A also serves local businesses and organizations.

Southern Oregon University School of Business

Earning a degree in Business Administration at SOU will offer countless opportunities to build the skills needed to thrive in this new environment of global competition, emerging technologies, and increased communication. The SOU School of Business is a member of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a leading specialized accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence.



BBSI offers a range of solutions to help small businesses better navigate pitfalls and build a stronger foundation. These solutions are part of BBSI’s holistic approach to solving small business owners’ pressing business concerns and aligning for success.