2014 WiN Expo

Now Accepting Community Innovations

This is an opportunity to make your idea, a success!
  • Come watch local entrepreneurs fight for the chance to be the next big start-up;
  • Listen to pitches and feedback to get advice on how to start a business; 
  • Meet local business owners, Corvallis Economic Development Officers, and OSU Advantage Accelerator Staff.
  • Get involved in local business and meet new and existing entrepreneurs. 


The best idea will automatically be a finalist for acceptance into the OSU Advantage Accelerator January 2015 cohort and receive two free 1:1 sessions with the Co-Directors.

Participation Details 

  1. Reply to Betty Nickerson with details. 
  2. Put "Apply to Pitch" as the subject and include a description of your tech innovation or start-up. 
  3. No more than 1 page. 
  4. Tell us what value your innovation will provide to the customer. 
    • Why is it unique? 
    • Do you have a commercialization plan? 
    • What is it?

Submission Deadline 

November 24th at 5:00pm PST
*Participants are required to prepare their pitch by December 1st to present live and in-person with the Accelerator team December 9th.


 Food will be served.  The new location, Corvallis Sports Park, has 18 great beers on tap along with other beverages.


$5 Student $10 General

John Turner
Co-Director OSU Advantage Accelerator, RAIN Corvallis 

Mark Lieberman
Chief Startup Officer & Co-Director OSU Advantage Accelerator, RAIN Corvallis 

Joe Maruschak
Chief Startup Officer & Executive Director RAIN Eugene Accelerator



WIN is focused on helping the small and mid-sized traded sector companies grow and be profitable.

We will work with other groups to help the business ecosystem.  These groups include Willamette Angel Conference, OSU Venture Accelerator, City of Corvallis Economic Development, Oregon Entrepreneurs Network, Technology Association of Oregon along with others.



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