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We believe in the power of local and want your maker business to succeed

From connecting with our amazing network of artisans, to heightened brand exposure and one on one consulting, our memberships are designed to help you advance your business.

Plus – members receive discounted rates on services such as Business Consulting, Photography and more.

Membership Tiers

Idea

You have a product or idea, and want to grow and connect with others in complimentary fields.
$ 10 /month or $100/year
  • Access to Vetted Service Providers & Vendors
  • Networking Events
  • Portland Made Branding
  • Complimentary Business Consultation
  • Inclusion in Brand Gallery
  • Brand Bio page
  • Inclusion in Featured Makers
  • Your Products in our online Shop
  • Your News & Events shared in our Blog, Newsletter, and Social Media
  • Complimentary Market Booth

Startup

You've launched your business, have product/s to sell, and some operations in place.
$ 20 /month or $200/year
  • Access to Vetted Service Providers & Vendors
  • Networking Events
  • Portland Made Branding
  • Complimentary Business Consultation
  • Inclusion in Brand Gallery
  • Brand Bio page
  • Inclusion in Featured Makers
  • Your Products in our online Shop
  • Your News & Events shared in our Blog, Newsletter, and Social Media
  • Complimentary Market Booth

Growth

You're more established and gaining momentum, looking to showcase your goods.
$ 45 /month or $450/year
  • Access to Vetted Service Providers & Vendors
  • Networking Events
  • Portland Made Branding
  • Complimentary Business Consultation
  • Inclusion in Brand Gallery
  • Featured Brand Bio
  • Inclusion in Featured Makers
  • Your Products in our online Shop
  • Your News & Events shared in our Blog, Newsletter, and Social Media
  • Complimentary Market Booth
BEST EXPOSURE

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

Discounted for members – Choose from a variety of add-on services aimed to help your business thrive

 

Portland product photography

Product Photography

Portland Made, LR Design Co

Brand Photography

portland made body spray

Sales & Marketing

Portland iPhone products

Operational Services

Jim Hassert, Portland

Business Consulting

We have a passion for  elevating maker businesses.

Get in touch about how we can help you thrive.

Join our Collective

Make valuable connections, hone your business operations, show off your goods, develop as a maker, resource share, grow with your creative community.

Portland Made Branding

More and more consumers are valuing independently made, locally sourced goods. Let customers know you are Portland Made by branding your website and product packaging.

 

Portland brands

GROWTH MEMBERSHIP

Designed for more established businesses who want their products seen and their story told, our Growth Membership offers the greatest online exposure, including products, related content, and links directing consumers back to your website. Showcase your products in our online Shop, include your photo in our Featured Maker Gallery, and add your logo to our Brand Gallery. Your Featured Bio tells your story, has a slider of your brand images, and highlights any related blog posts and products you may have on PortlandMade.com. Share your news, events, and product releases in our blog, newsletter and social media channels.

STARTUP MEMBERSHIP

Our Startup Membership includes a one on one session to check in about your business and get some free feedback to remove obstacles and/or develop your business. It includes your logo in our Brand Gallery, as well as your brand’s Bio Page, where others can see a brief overview of your business, and a link to your website, Etsy shop or Instagram account. Looking to show off your products or for added services? See our Growth Membership, and/or optional add-on services below.

IDEA MEMBERSHIP

It all starts with an idea. This stage of membership is designed for those who have an inkling for what they want to do, but may be hazy on the details. Maybe you want to connect with other makers, or you need product photos or a business consultation to help get you to the next level.

Brand Bio

When visitors click on your logo in the Brand Gallery they are taken to your Brand Bio page. This page includes your logo, a product photo, brand story, and link back to your website or shop page.

Portland maker Membership

Networking Events

Attend a number of maker-focused events designed to help you grow your network, build your business, and sell your goods. Members attend for free. Connect with amazing artisans and professionals, and keeping growing as an individual and business.

Portland Made Event

 

Access to Vetted Service Providers & Vendors

Connect with talented professional service providers and subcontractors, offering the range of services small businesses need to thrive. Our online Resources page highlights those we recommend and trust.

Portland Made service providers and vendors

Inclusion in Brand Gallery

Add your logo to the collective’s Brand Gallery. Visitors can peruse brands by category, and click to see your Brand Bio page (for Startup tier), or Featured Bio page (Growth tier).

Brands from Portland

Featured Brand Bio

For makers looking for greater exposure – your Featured Brand Bio includes your logo, a slider of images, your brand story and link back to your website or online shop. As well this featured page showcases products you have in Portland Made’s online Shop, as well as any related Journal posts you may have on our site. Visitors can navigate to your Featured Bio from two places: The Brand Gallery, and the Featured Makers Gallery.

Maker Membership

Your News & Events shared in our Blog,
Newsletter, and Social Media

Broadcast your news, product releases, upcoming events, job openings and more, across Portland Made’s website and social media outlets. Share news content with Portland Made’s consumer audience and maker communities.

Portland maker news

Your Products in our online Shop

Showcase your goods in Portland Made’s online Shop. Visitors can see your product/s and description on the Shop page, and are directed to your personal website. Your product detail page is great for added SEO and as well directs visitors to your personal site.

Inclusion in Featured Makers

Add your maker photo to our Featured Makers gallery. The most prominent page in the Discovery menu, this gallery highlights you as a Portland maker, shows your business name when hovering on your photo, and clicks through to your Featured Bio page where visitors can get an in depth look at your business and visit your personal website.

Portland Made membership perks

Complimentary Business Consultation

Meet for a one on one business consultation to assess the health of your business and identify areas for improvement. 

Jim Hassert, Portland

Complimentary Market Booth

We’ve teamed up with WeWork to produce Creator Market, a semi-annual event hosted in their beautiful westside location. No application fee. All accepted Growth tier applicants vend for free. Come sell your goods!

Portland Made market