Portland event helps entrepreneurs start their business
PORTLAND (WGME)-A weekend-long event in Portland is helping budding entrepreneurs get things off the ground.
"Start-Up Weekend" is a global workshop for people who want to start their own business. Participants got together Friday and are spending the weekend coming up with a business model for their idea.
About 200 cities around the world take part in this event. Organizers said it's a chance to pitch ideas without the fear of rejection.