Our WE PDX team drives global communications strategy for some of the world’s biggest technology, consumer and education brands, including hometown companies like Intel, Portland General Electric and Providence Health Plan. Whether it’s Corporate Reputation & Brand Purpose, executive communications, or media relations, we have a commitment to go big, be nimble and do the dynamic for our clients.

Located in the heart of the Pacific Northwest, we’re a team of innovators, micro-brewers, community organizers, storytellers, coffee aficionados, musicians, and big thinkers who also know how to get things done right. With the forests, mountains, coast and Columbia River gorge as our backdrop and our office in Portland’s thriving Pearl District, inspiration is never far away.


1125 NW Couch Street
Suite 500
Portland, Oregon 97209

Phone: +1 503 443 7000 
Fax: +1 425 458 0510


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Lindsey Bastani
Executive Vice President, Technology and GM - Portland

What we’re known for (services)

Corporate Reputation & Brand Purpose

We employ our signature Path to Purpose approach to help brands across the consumer, technology and public sectors navigate today’s ever-shifting media environment.

Executive Communications

We provide strategic counsel for the C-suite, from startups to Fortune 50 brands. We identify opportunities through peer analysis and benchmarking, shape platform pillars, develop and execute cross-channel strategy and land the messages that drives internal and external impact.

Insight & Analytics

Actionable insights are the backbone of your brand’s story. From media relations to executive platform development to creative integrated campaigns, our analysts measure what matters, and root strategy in real business context.


Who We Serve

B2C Brands

We create emotional connections that turn consumer trust into loyalty, through audience-focused campaigns, pop culture interceptions, events, influencer and celebrity strategy and execution. Key industries served include food and beverage, retail, consumer technology and education.

Enterprise Tech

We help consumer and enterprise technology companies turn complex ideas into powerful human stories through purpose-driven narratives across the entire media ecosystem. Key industries served include hardware and devices, software, cloud/as a service, applications, cybersecurity, AI, 5G and aerospace.


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Rover: Pandemic Puppies Go Public

WE helped beloved Seattle startup Rover ride the "pandemic puppy" wave all the way to the world stage as we supported the brand for their NASDAQ listing. Breaking through took creativity, knowing the nuances of SPACs and tapping into the ever-shifting cultural conversation. 

Spotlight on: Education Technology

WE has been servicing the education space for years, and the events of 2020 brought a renewed focus to education technology and edtech service providers. Visit our edtech page for our point of view and key principles for edtech storytelling.

Point of view

Planning for the Future of Education Technology

BETT 2020: What’s Now and Next in Education Technology

CES 2020 in 250 Words

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PRWeek: Tech Talk with Erica Fields, EVP of I&A

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