Calling All PDX Small Business Owners! You’re Invited to the #imakealiving Event

Next up: #imakealiving is coming back to Portland, Oregon. We’d love to meet you there!

How people make a living today is very different from 10 years ago. And that’s the motivation behind the #imakealiving events sponsored by FreshBooks. Last month, the #imakealiving 2018 team made a stop in NYC.

Portland, Oregon is the 10th city on our #imakealiving tour this year. Get ready to spend your evening with us over some drinks and great conversation. No matter what, we know it will be another inspiring event!

RSVP to the #imakealiving event in PDX here

Event:  #imakealiving powered by FreshBooks

When: Wednesday, November 14, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM PST
Where: The Leftbank Annex, 101 North Weidler Street, Portland, OR, 97227, United States
Details: A keynote speaker will give education, insights and inspiration to small business owners, entrepreneurs and creatives. After the keynote, the event opens up to the audience for the opportunity to ask the speaker questions directly related to their business. FreshBooks is offering food, drinks, swag, free headshots and networking with like-minded individuals. A networking social will be closing the event.

Cost: The #imakealiving event is free to attend! After all, seeing you thrive is all the payment we need.

Don’t Miss Out!

    • Our keynote is sure to inspire
    • Meet, mingle and share stories with other small business owners
    • Meet us – your new best friends from FreshBooks!
    • Most importantly, receive valuable extra resources and information to help your business thrive
    • The #imakealiving Keynote Speaker: Emma McIlroy


CEO, CMO and co-founder of popular clothing brand Wildfang, Emma spearheaded its launch in March 2013, with over 20,000 girls joining the family in just 30 days. Wildfang’s passionate international fanbase now includes celebrity supporters Evan Rachel Wood, Janelle Monae, Miley Cyrus and Ellen Page.

Before launching Wildfang, Emma spent a decade in brand and product marketing at world-class brands, Nike and Barclays. With her knowledge of product and clothing, she was able to create her own business with a new idea. Through Wildfang, Emma is creating movement. A movement where women can do, say and wear whatever they want.

RSVP to the #imakealiving event in PDX here

Not in Portland, Oregon? Don’t Worry, There’s More to Come in 2018

about the author

Senior Content Marketing Manager, FreshBooks Lisa is passionate about small business success, having managed funding programs for hundreds of Canadian start-ups and entrepreneurs. She is presently Senior Content Marketing Manager at FreshBooks.