Prosperity for all


Our vision is for a thriving regional economy that promotes inclusive economic prosperity for all. This will be achieved by building and recruiting sustainable businesses focusing on growth by fostering innovation across industries.

Business Recovery & Expansion

We are focused on supporting local businesses to help them survive, scale, and thrive. We are determined to ensure businesses continue to call this region home.

Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Onward Eugene is committed to increasing the number of startups in our region and providing world class support for new companies to innovate and thrive in our community. 

Regional Marketing & Business Recruitment

Our region has so much to offer and we are working to amplify the visibility of innovation happening in the Eugene area to signal to the nation that this is where businesses want to locate.

Talent & Leadership Development

Talent is the number one input to growth for all traded-sector industries. We collaborate with regional partners to develop, retain, and recruit a talented workforce through training opportunities and innovative programming.

Child Care Quality & Accessibility

Care work is the work that makes all other work possible. That’s why we are passionate about increasing access to quality, affordable child care in Lane County, paving the way for caregivers to join or rejoin the workforce.