Plans for the four-building campus for Laika, Phil Knight’s animation studio, were released last month with details, such as a fitness center and a cafeteria, reminiscent of Nike’s campus in Beaverton.
It’s mid-morning in Quango’s cramped offices in Lake Oswego. The design and marketing company is slowly getting ready to move and boxes are scattered between cubicles.
Jake Rockwell needed some convincing when an actor from The Sopranos phoned him earlier this year to propose a business partnership.
Where others see an ad agency, John Jay sees an incubator to connect artists across time zones.
If a growing group of publishers has its way, Portland will rank alongside San Francisco and Seattle as a West Coast hub for the printed word.