We know you can’t go it alone as a successful business. At IT Motives we are grateful for the organizations and businesses we collaborate with.


TAO is the force behind the regional tech industry— we support entrepreneurs and connect peers and decision-makers to establish the Northwest as a global hub for innovation. Companies of all sizes use TAO to grow business, expand their networks, support employee growth, increase their regional impact, and share their successes.
PDXWIT exists to empower women, non-binary and underrepresented people to join and stay in tech. PDXWIT helps individuals within the Portland-area tech industry by offering community and skill-building events, mentorship, and access to jobs and opportunities. We dedicate ourselves to nurturing community leaders, advocating for the underrepresented, and inspiring change both locally and in the wider world.
PADNUG is a developer user group in the Portland, Oregon metro area. We bring together software developers from throughout the area and afar to learn and discuss technologies and techniques for developing on and interacting with Microsoft platforms.
We are a community-based organization focused on helping make the world around us a better, happier place. With the help of our tireless staff, we organize business networking events, community-building events, and provide scholarships for our leaders of tomorrow.
We are dedicated to working with all members of the community to advance the educational and economic opportunities for Native Americans in Oregon and Southwest Washington.
API Forward provides education and training for local Asian Pacific Islander students and young professionals to build skills and behaviors needed to break the “bamboo ceiling” and be successful leaders in our community.
Our group supports and celebrates the participation of Portland’s Black community members in Portland’s professional community. Black women, nonbinaries, and men. Black immigrants and nonimmigrants. We have regular public networking and speaker-focused events.

Business Partners

CCS Consulting is a recruiting company, specializing in Accounting, Finance & Technology driven Finance roles and leadership positions. CCS Consulting offers Contingency Search and Retained Search services with an approach that ensures a high touch and highly tailored approach to placement of top-tier talent. We work closely with each candidate to understand their needs & preferences and align that with our clients needs & preferences.
The Professional Development Academy has stood alone as the world’s most comprehensive solution for leadership development. We have one mission and purpose: To Make Leaders Better. We offer a mentorship-based leadership development platform for management professionals and high potential contributors. And our team is committed to helping develop these leaders to their fullest potential.
A full-service digital marketing agency based in Portland, Oregon. Our mission is to partner with clients we believe in, so that together, we’re passionate about telling their story and growing their business. We provide advertising, branding, messaging, content marketing, photography, SEO, social media, video marketing, and website design & development.
Zhou Fang, through her leadership consultancy Intersectional Group, champions intersectionality in empowering leaders and fostering inclusive workplaces. A passionate advocate for social justice issues like pay equity and LGBTQ+ rights, she further elevates diverse voices through “The Intersection” podcast.