On October 7, 2011 the City of Portland graduated all of the participants of the Sheltered Market Program (SMP.) The graduation was held at Casa Colma and was attended by most of the SMP. The City is restructuring the program and is in the process of developing a new system for encouraging growth for women, minority and emerging business’. Here is a picture of all the SMP firms that attended. To read more about the Sheltered Market Program click on this link.