Current Executive Director for Oregon Rain. Former Co-Director for the Small Business Development Center at LBCC. Experienced adviser with expertise in start-ups, small businesses, non-profits, major corporations & global enterprises.
Mr. Manley’s background as a real estate developer created a passion for revitalizing neglected properties and maximizing income. He restored a blighted 1887 National Historic Registry building that has been called "the best example of cast iron architecture in the Pacific Northwest" and partnered with public and private groups to promote economic development.
Marc is a technology executive with experience spanning start-ups, turn-around situations, and global project management at a major investment bank. He managed organizations with over 100 staff, 100s of indirect staff members, and $12 million annual budgets.
Specialties include problem solving in corporate and entrepreneurial settings; creative structuring of transactions and financing; and global program and project management. He has a strong track record of getting the right stuff done and delivering results in complex, challenging environments as a relationship-oriented leader and team builder. Skilled at leading virtual teams and building consensus with internal and external project stakeholders.