New Year Poker 2.0 in Portland

To kick off the new year we held Startup Poker in Treehouse's BRAND NEW office!​ This stunning building in North Portland looked like if you tipped it on it's side you could ride a skateboard on it. At the break we got to take a tour, see their video and audio production studios, and the [...]

February 2nd, 2016|

Holiday Poker 2.0 in Portland

Mat Ellis and the team at Cloudability hosted Poker 2.0 for the 2nd month in a row, as our crew of founders and investors converged to celebrate the holidays the best way we know how... Poker 2.0! Everyone was full of festive cheer as they fought for #1! In the end the winner could only [...]

December 31st, 2015|

Portland November 2015 Recap

It was a fantastic experience to be back at Cloudability and to have the inoperable ​Mat Elis, CEO of Cloudability, there and participating in the tournament. They were showing off their new space which they have recently expanded into, taking over the 2nd floor of their long-standing headquarters in Downtown Portland. At this months event [...]

December 9th, 2015|

Portland October 2015 Recap

This month we were back at Venture Business Centers. As the game moves to different offices we welcome their community and team members to network with our event regulars which was definitely the case this month. Brandon, the owner and operator, is offering free flex-desks for the month of October so we got to meet [...]

November 12th, 2015|

Why should women founders come to Poker 2.0?

This is a question I've thought a lot about almost since the very beginning of Startup Poker 2.0 more than eight years ago.  I have heard it from many, many women. To be clear, the essence of the question is not "why should I come play a game with other founders?"  The essence of the [...]

June 18th, 2014|

Portland Holiday Party Recap

Annalore representing CRESA paying up the bounty As usual, we had a great group of entrepreneurs and investors for the official Poker 2.0 holiday party.  Thanks to our sponsor ISITE Design for hosting us at their offices. In an interesting turn of events, two players won the same pot that happened to knock [...]

December 15th, 2013|