Home Must Reads Swift Collective acquires Saeger Media Group

Swift Collective acquires Saeger Media Group

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Monday, August 19, 2013

Portland-based digital-focused public relations agency Swift Collective acquired Saeger Media Group, to form a digital communications agency named Swift.

The deal creates an 80-person firm serving Fortune 500 clients including Nike, Starbucks and Microsoft. Terms of the transaction were not revealed.

Swift Collective co-founder Liz Valentine, who worked about 10 years for Nike and Nike-affiliated properties, will be chief executive of Swift. Alicia McVey, another Swift Collective co-founder, will remain as chief creative officer. Paul Wille, already of Swift Collective, will remain as chief technology officer. Katy Saeger, founder and principal of Saeger joins as Swift partner and chief communications officer.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

 

More Articles

Powerlist: Law Firms

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

A conversation with leading partners at law firms in Portland and eastern Oregon, followed by October's powerlist.


Read more...

True Blood

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY JOE ROJAS-BURKE

Antibiotics really aren’t magic bullets.


Read more...

I Know How You Feel

November/December 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

Most smartphones come equipped with speech recognition systems like Siri or Cortana that are capable of understanding the human voice and putting words into actions. But what if smartphones could do more? What if smartphones could register feeling?


Read more...

What I'm Reading

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Nick Herinckx, CEO of Obility, and Jake Weatherly, CEO of SheerID, share what they've been reading.


Read more...

The Rail Baron

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY LINDA BAKER

Oil is gushing out of the U.S. and Canada, and much of it is coming from places that don’t have pipeline infrastructure. So it’s being shipped by rail.


Read more...

Grape Expectations

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY HANNAH WALLACE

Well-financed outsiders from France and California are buying up vineyards and wineries in the Willamette Valley.


Read more...

Podcast: Turn Things Around with David Marquet

Contributed Blogs
Friday, October 17, 2014
davidmarquet thumbBY TOM COX | OB BLOGGER

How can you move from a command-and-control leadership model to one of true empowerment and accountability? David Marquet did, and he took notes along the way.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS