Greater Portland offers unmatched livability with unbeatable outdoor recreation activities, cultural amenities, the best local food scene in the U.S. and access to destinations worldwide through America’s Best Airport. These assets have attracted talent to our region in numbers far greater than nearby San Francisco, Salt Lake City and Los Angeles. Startups and global companies are moving here to access our top talent

Greater Portland companies benefit from affordable energy rates, competitive real estate costs and attractive tax climate. Our location facilitates global connections. In addition to a time zone that promotes easy trade with Asia, our ports, rail and strong interstate system form an efficient transportation network.

Greater Portland’s Advantages: A Regional Overview