PDX Local Job: Latitude is Looking for a Partnership Manager / Business Development Manager

by / October 19, 2018 / Latitude here in Portland is looking for a Partnership Manager / Business Development Manager. Check out the complete Latitude job posting for more details. Latitude is an amazing company working on some stellar projects. This is a great opportunity to get in with a serious team of superstars while helping to contribute to the future of this agency. Ed. Note: Hey, PDX. Do you have a position[Read More]

Manifold Helps Uber Build Larger-Than-Life Car Radio Stage to Showcase Austin Uber Drivers / Musicians

by / October 16, 2018 / Uber believes that movement ignites opportunity. What better way to provide opportunity to local Austin musicians (who also drive on the Uber platform) than to invite them to play their original music live on stage during one of the country’s largest music festivals. Each day of the music festival (which was held in early October), music fans were invited to join the experience at Uber Radio Li[Read More]

Industry: Carter Jensen Joins Latitude

by / October 16, 2018 / Carter Jensen has joined Portland design studio, Latitude, as a Senior Retail Innovative Strategist. Carter previously worked for Fallon in Minneapolis where he led digital strategy for brands such as Anheuser Busch, Silk, International Delight and the Venetian Las Vegas. Jensen's experience and passion for strategy, retail, and technology have put him in a unique position within the industry. [Read More]

Roundhouse x Adidas Originals x Utility Crossbody Bag

by / September 25, 2018 / The thing we found fairly interesting about this short bit of media work Roundhouse did for Adidas is the unique format of the video. Very street coupled with a very low-key feel. We imagine this was a spot designed for social media, again given the odd aspect ratio. We really dig the immediacy of this 15 second piece, though. To us, that is the power of advertising in today's economy. So much m[Read More]

Velvet Spectrum and MUCH Creative Go Vaporwave Celebrating SweetTARTS

by / September 25, 2018 / MUCH Creative enlisted the talents of Portland-based studio, Velvet Spectrum, to help create a new spot for the launch of a new SweetTARTS gummy line. The story (abstract as it is), “...focused on exploration and discovery, working with shapes such as: planets, rockets and hashtags, lead to a surreal, candy world full of playful interactions.” The short spot has a very retro, 80's feel. Team[Read More]

New Ad for PlayStation Classic Makes Us Yearn for Retro Gaming

by / September 25, 2018 / Last year when they released the old school, miniature NES pre-loaded with games it sent everyone into a shopping frenzy. Sony is next in line to bring a classic back to the retro gaming scene. The PlayStation Classic comes miniaturized just like its NES cousin and pre-loaded with 20 classic games from rockstar franchises like Zelda and Final Fantasy. Just watching this ad got us all jonesing for [Read More]

Industry: Vancouver Developers Join Forces in New Slack Group Focused on Networking and Community Support

by / September 20, 2018 / Bedroom communities can often take a back seat to their larger, more suburban neighbors. In the case of Portland's small Washington-based neighbor to the North, Vancouver, the design and development communities there have long lived vicariously through their Oregonian cousins. But something is changing. A newly formed Slack-based networking group, Vancouver Developers Group (or just VanDevs for sh[Read More]