Portland Pedal Power is an owner-run company, committed to strengthening our community by supporting local businesses. In 2009, founder Ken Wetherell built the first cargo bike delivery enclosure (now named the Pyxis™) in his garage and started delivering food to hungry locals.

Our fleet has grown to 16 delivery bikes and we are catering bigger and better lunches, fueling local restaurant sales, and promoting likeminded businesses with a unique active advertising platform.

Catering by bike sustainably brings food and products to businesses which reduces congestion and C02 emissions on our busy downtown streets, helping companies enhance their sustainable business practices, and encouraging our vendors to think differently about packaging, waste and reuse. It’s a holistic approach that has us constantly evolving and improving our practices.

In addition to using bikes for delivery, Portland Pedal Power defaults to family style meals to reduce packaging and food waste, charges for disposable plates and utensils to encourage the use of reusable options and can donate leftover food to local non-profits. We have a commitment to working with local businesses including sourcing 100% of our food from local restaurants and delivering to a customer base of 75% local and independent companies.

We are working to revolutionize how businesses connect in dense urban centers. Work with us and let us work for you. Power to the pedal!

Meet the team

Our team comes from diverse backgrounds, but we all have two things in common: a passion for bikes and a love of Portland!

Stacy Blumberg, CEOMarketing guru and IPA enthusiast.
Jenn Dederich, COOTaskmaster and captain of the ship.
Evan Reisbeck, Customer Service ManagerCustomer obsessed and Portland Timbers fanatic
Shambra Jennings, Catering SpecialistBest Friends to Admins All Over Town
Alex Hayden, Customer Service RepresentativeA plucker of strings and thinker of things
Tyler Preston, Vendor Relations SpecialistWork hard, play hard, and leave it better than you found it.
Alex Kreis, R&D and Brand Ambassador RiderPyxis research & development master and future architect.
Levi Beavani, Customer Support & Marketing Team
Eden Powers, Brand Ambassador Rider
Will Alvarado, Brand Ambassador Rider
John Hart, Brand Ambassador Rider
John King, Brand Ambassador RiderOn your left!
Kenzi Merrill-Olson, Brand Ambassador Rider
James Wetherell, Brand Ambassador Rider
Sam Bruns, Brand Ambassador Rider
Buddy the dog
Buddy, ShopdogShopdog. Topdog. Ecofriendly vacuum cleaner.

Want to join our team?