Portland, Oregon

Columbia Sportswear Hires North for Fall 2014 Creative

Creative work on Columbia Sportswear is returning to the brand's Portland, Ore., hometown, after spending some five years further down the Pacific Coast.

Digital Agency Swift Buys PR Shop Saeger Media Group

Portland, Oregon-based digital creative agency Swift Collective has acquired Los Angeles-based public relations agency Saeger Media Group for an undisclosed sum. The combined company, announced Monday, will operate under the name Swift, and employ about 80 staffers.

Ben & Jerry’s Lets Subways, Cabs and Spoons Help Vote for Ice Creams

Ben & Jerry's social-media-minded summer campaign allows consumers to vote online for potential new ice cream flavors. Yeah, that's not exactly new.