Do you have business experience or have you started businesses before? Are you an expert in innovation or technology? Are you interested in sharing your expertise with someone newer in their career? Are you an entrepreneur, or a new business owner? Perhaps you have a startup idea and could benefit from the guidance of someone who has successfully gone through the process. Join us for a Mentor Mixer- Speed dating style! Entrepreneurs and mentors will mix and mingle to find a mentorship match, with open networking to follow. Food & beverage will be provided. This event is free, but registration is required. Oregon RAIN wants everyone to feel welcomed and comfortable at our events! Please contact Corey Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org if there are any accommodations that we can make for you that will encourage your participation and we will do our best to meet your needs. Depending on the event type, accommodations may include things such as: reserving front row seating, an advance copy of slides to be projected, wheelchair access, language translation, childcare needs, etc… This event is made possible by funding from the cities of Adair Village, Albany, Brownsville, Halsey, Harrisburg, Lebanon, Monroe, Philomath, Sweet Home, Linn County, and Benton County. Oregon RAIN is a private non-profit with a mission to partner with Oregon communities to catalyze entrepreneurial ecosystems, connect entrepreneurs to resources (including overlooked entrepreneurs), and contribute to the creation of prosperous economies. Our vision is that: -- Communities support, value, and celebrate entrepreneurs. -- Regional leaders recognize entrepreneurs are a primary creator of net new jobs. -- Small and rural communities in Oregon have thriving economies. -- A culture of possibilities is embraced.