The Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition (PNDC) is an association of companies in the defense and security industries that fosters economic growth for the region and sustainable long-term profits for its members and is a Portland State University Business Accelerator strategic partner-in-residence. By helping member firms gain resources and experience through educational programs, business-to-business networking, and outreach and advocacy with government decision makers, PNDC makes it possible for their member firms to gain the benefits of working with government agencies.
As an intermediary between its members and the defense industry in the US and abroad, PNDC is creating a stable employment environment in the Pacific Northwest. The PNDC also provides small businesses the tools they need to build reliable revenue streams and balanced customers portfolios afforded by defense and security contracting. Whether you’re a member looking for a partner or new supplier, or a major defense contractor looking for a hard-to-find product or service, PNDC can make the right connections.