About Us


Nice to meet you.

The France Hopper Company is a series of small businesses headquartered in Portland, OR. We originally hail from Philadelphia, PA and have been doing business since 2007. We have been located in Portland and have been doing business as The France Hopper Company since 2015.

The story behind the name:

Our founder, and sole employee, is Stephen J. Weber, more commonly known on the internet as France Hopper. When we were founded in 2007, we did business under the name ai|inc, but were often confused with The France Hopper Network, Stephen’s blog.

The France Hopper Companies:

The France Hopper Network is Stephen’s blog.

The France Hopper Channel is Stephen’s YouTube channel.

France Hopper Solutions is the banner under which we provide information technology consulting.

France Hopper Holdings is our division for managing our digital investments.

The France Hopper Company refers to the France Hopper Companies as a whole.

Our values:

We don’t believe in one-size-fits-all. Not even most. When we work with someone, we consider them to be a partner. We’re happiest when the work we do allows everyone involved to showcase their talent and learn from each other.

We’ve seen a lot since our start in 2007. We’ve seen individuals grow from entrepreneurs to well-respected small businesses. We’ve seen huge risks become groundbreaking achievements. We’ve worked with individuals and small businesses from coast-to-coast.

For over ten years, we haven’t just believed – we’ve seen

dreams can happen.