October 2015 Meetup Recap

Struck played host for our October meetup this past Tuesday, October 6th. We got to tour their new office (including the rooftop deck) and enjoy light snacks and drinks. The topic for the evening was team building and motivation tactics, with Katherine Cochran, Robyn Reynolds, and myself facilitating three breakout groups. During the evening we covered three […]

June ’15 Meetup Recap

Thanks to all those who came out for this month’s meetup at eROI! Gerry, Ryan, and the whole team at eROI were very accommodating and gracious in allowing us use of their space. We had a great crew of approximately 30 attendees at least twice that many cookies! The night kicked off with some mingling, […]

August 2014 Meetup Recap

August’s meetup was held on the 12th of this month at Cinco Design, and we wrapped up the months-long series of topics that has taken us from start to finish on a web project. This time around the topic was “Getting to Launch” and included lots of great talks about the strategies of successful project […]

July’s Meetup Details & RSVP

It’s been half a year of PDX Digital PM meetups, and things are still going strong. If you’ve missed out on the action, catch up on previous meetups by reading some recaps on our blog. Thanks to all those who have hosted, facilitated discussions, and attended so far. We’re excited to be getting an organizing […]

June 2014 Meetup Recap

This past month we wound up at FINE Design for June’s meetup, and they rolled out the red carpet. Between their bright, open office space, comfy seating and the best food and drink spread of a meetup yet, they win an award for outstanding host! See their photo gallery from the event, or read on for […]

June’s Meetup Details! Talking Development Phase Next Tuesday.

Come join us at FINE Design next Tuesday evening for June’s meetup! I’m personally very excited about this one because we’ll be going a bit deeper into the meat of the development phase by talking about things like agile versus waterfall, working with developers, and other fun topics where everyone has experience and opinions on how best […]

A Quick Recap of May’s Meetup at ISITE

Thanks to all who came to last week’s meetup at ISITE Design. In a break from the small group format of previous months, I took the hour-long event to present the first dry run of my session for Drupalcon Austin coming up in a few weeks. The talk covers my experience of a growing digital […]

One Week Until May’s Meetup!

RSVP for May’s meetup today! This month we’re taking a brief hiatus in the ongoing small group breakout meetup format where we’ve been working our way through the elements of the project life cycle. Instead, I’ll be taking over this month’s event to present a (hopefully) informative and useful dry run of the session I’ll be giving at […]

Recapping April’s PDX Digital PM Meetup

Thanks to all who made it out for another great meetup in April! We had roughly 35 attendees who spent several hours last Tuesday evening chatting about project documentation. Special thanks to: Swift for hosting the meetup at their spacious office (and Rachel Havens for coordinating the space, snacks, and beverages) Lori Dunkin at FINE […]