Port of Portland mentor program looks for applicants
The Port of Portland is taking applications for its Mentor-Protégé Program, which helps small businesses overcome barriers it may face when trying to work with a government agency.
The national program pairs each protégé firm with two mentors for three years, who help the small business develop a strategic plan.
The Port facilitates monthly team meetings and provides a wide array of free technical assistance during the firms' participation in the program.
Services typically provided include:
- Proposal writing,
- Bonding assistance,
- Project management,
- Human resources,
- And safety.
To apply, click here.