PDX Women in Tech: How to Accelerate the Growth of Your Startup

PDX Women in Tech: How to Accelerate the Growth of Your Startup

PDX Women in Tech: How to Accelerate the Growth of Your Startup


Jean Roque, President & Founder of Trüpp, is set to be one of the panelists at the upcoming PDX Women in Tech (PDXWIT) event. In this informative Q&A panel, discussion will include key tips to accelerate the growth of your startup. Many strategic topics will be discussed, including:

  • Choosing the right legal entity to set up your startup for investment
  • Top tips for entrepreneurs looking for equity financing from angels, VCs, etc.
  • Intellectual property concerns (i.e., confidential information, trademarks, patents)
  • The importance of collecting and showcasing financial data for your investors
  • How to choose and compensate the right team of early hires

Event Details

Date: Thursday, Feb 1, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Cost: Free

Featured Trüpp Panelist

Jean Roque, President & FounderJean Roque

Jean Roque is the founder and President of Trüpp, a human resources company that provides HR consulting services, HR outsourcing, recruiting, and leadership development solutions for organizations in the greater Portland-Vancouver metro area. Jean has a passion for contributing to, and furthering the success of growing organizations. Her straightforward yet strategic approach focuses on delivering HR services that are tailored to the unique needs, risks, and business objectives of each organization while removing the complexity often associated with the HR function.

After a successful career as an executive in software, product development and manufacturing industries, Jean started Trüpp based on a passion for contributing to the success of small to mid-sized organizations. Jean’s commitment to business innovation can be seen in her being an investor and active member of the Columbia River Economic Development Council (CREDC), the Central Eastside Industrial Council (CEIC) and regularly sponsoring the Startup PDX:Challenge. Jean is honored that Trüpp has been named among the Portland Business Journal’s Top Women-Owned Businesses and Fastest Growing Private 100 Companies in Oregon.

Contact: jean.roque@trupphr.com | 503.828.0255 x101