By fostering relationships within our local economy and banding together, we are working to grow and build a robust urban manufacturing economy. We believe that a highly diversified economy is more resilient and more invested in local communities over time, so we represent companies that generally have under 200 employees and a strong commitment to growing locally.


Our Story

Our Team

  • Kelley Roy

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    Kelley Roy is the Owner and Founder of ADX and Portland Made. Her ventures have attracted attention from numerous local, statewide and national organizations and political representatives, and ADX has launched numerous businesses from it’s co-working spaces, fabrication shop and technology center. In addition to her work here, she presents at numerous public engagements and was invited to present at the Clinton Global Initiative America to strategize with national leaders about expanding the scope and reach of public workshop facilities across the country.

  • Simone Coker-Kamna

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    Simone Coker-Kamna is Portland Made's Managing Director, working directly with Portland Made Members and Partners to provide opportunities for Portland Makers. Since moving to Portland in 20111 after receiving her Master's Degree in Arts Administration from the University of Oregon in 2009, Simone worked in the non-profit field doing program and development work. Other than supporting the creative community, Simone loves pizza, 90's nostalgia, sci-fi, sporting, and chilling real hard.

  • Peggy Acott

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    A native Portlander, Peggy Acott writes in both fiction and non-fiction, as well as articles and content for both print and online media.
    Among the places her work has been published are Portland Outsider Magazine; Edible Portland; Cactus Heart Press; Cooking Up a Story; Savor: an Anthology; and most recently, PMC. Follow her online at www.peggyacott.wordpress.com and on Twitter at @pmacott.

  • Aaron Lee

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    Aaron Lee is a Portland-based commercial photographer specializing in capturing moments, feelings and emotions through the interplay of light and shadows. A perpetual work in progress his photographic style is evolving with every picture. Aaron was born and raised in NE Portland and has a deep affinity for helping the local business community. Aaron left the high corporate ranks of advertising at Wieden+Kennedy among others to pursue his lifelong passion of photography and opened his studio in the Pearl in 2012. Check out his website.

  • Dani Ramsby

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    Dani is a graphic designer specializing in branding and UX/UI design. When she's not getting tangled up in the world wide web (heheh), she enjoys baking, listening to music, and spending just enough time playing instruments to still claim it as an extracurricular activity on her resume. Her piñata craftsmanship is unmatched, with portfolio and references available upon request.

Our Partners

  • Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN)

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