Sq1 Names Tucker Hassler Executive Creative Director

By Erik Oster 


Full service digital advertising agency Sq1 has announced the hiring of Tucker Hassler as executive creative director for its Portland, Oregon office, where he will report to Sq1 partner, John Holmes.

Hassler arrives at Sq1 with over 20 years of experience at digital and traditional agencies, working with clients including Samsung Global, American Airlines, Bank of America, DISH Network and Norwegian Cruise Line. He will be responsible for the overall supervision and leadership of the creative product for the Portland office, as well as managing a growing list of high profile clients such as the Portland Trail Blazers, Hi-Tec Sports International, and InFocus.


“Getting a creative talent like Tucker on the team is a big win for us,” said Ernie Capobianco, Sq1 founder and CEO. “He’s already helped us grow some of our existing accounts, and we look forward to having his level of experience on our side as we go after bigger, national and international pieces of business. Tucker is an amazing leader in the prime of his career with amazing talent; his high energy and positive impact will be felt immediately.”

“The opportunity to work with a diverse, globally minded, entrepreneurial team, in a fast growing agency, made this an easy decision to join the Sq1 team,” added Hassler. “This is an exciting time for Sq1 and for our customers. We use data, research and analytics layered onto amazing creative to deliver the truths in our world while delivering amazing results and increased R.O.I. for our clients every single day.”