Reflecting on Progress in 2019: TechTown’s Monthly Highlights

2019 was the most active year to date for TechTown! As we finish our Annual Report (launching in February 2020), we are reflecting on some of the small and big changes we have accomplished in the past 12 months – like launching AllyShift, new partnerships and our Monthly Bulletins.

Monthly Bulletins

In February 2019, we launched our Top 5 Monthly Bulletin in an effort to better communicate the latest TechTown news and progress in our top areas of focus: Recruitment, Retention and Measurement. Check out the links below to review the monthly bulletins we posted throughout 2019:

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Join the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag #TechTownImpact to comment on the work of 2019 and where you’d like to see a focus in 2020.

More TechTown Happenings

Visit TechTown’s News and Stories page to read additional stories about TechTown’s progress from Autodesk, and Zapproved.

Stay tuned for our first Annual Report, launching February 2020. Sign up for our newsletter for the latest updates.

*We launched the monthly bulletins in February and produced 9 in 2019. There was no bulletin in May and we had a combined one for September-October.

About TechTown Portland

A movement, commitment and community.

TechTownPDX is a collection of Portland tech companies who have come together to commit to a Diversity Pledge – a shared commitment and action plan to collectively advance workplace diversity and inclusion in order to grow the industry while broadening prosperity.

Our mission is to expand diversity, equity, and inclusion within pledge companies. We do this by taking collective action with the local tech companies who have taken our Diversity & Inclusion Pledge and are committed to creating real change.

About Prosper Portland

TechTown is powered by Prosper Portland. Prosper Portland creates economic growth and opportunity for Portland. Prosper Portland’s vision is to make Portland one of the most globally competitive, healthy, and equitable cities in the world by investing in job creation, encouraging broad economic prosperity, and fostering great places throughout the city. We aspire to be a workplace of choice with passionate staff excelling in an open and empowering environment and sharing a commitment to our collective success.

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