Northern Imagination is a small holding company based in California and organized by Dorrian Porter
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
Dorrian is the Chair of the Board of the Museum of Craft and Design, an independent 501(c)(3) in the Dogpatch district of San Francisco
"Dive again and again into the river of uncertainty. Create in the dark, only then can you recognize the light." -Jyrki Vainonen
Dorrian founded two companies prior to Vestaboard
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved." - Helen Keller
Dorrian enjoys helping other companies get started.
“A ship in harbor is safe — but that is not what ships are built for.” - John A. Shedd.
We love to create video. We also crowdfunded a statue of Nikola Tesla in the Silicon Valley in 2013.
"I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird." - Paul McCartney