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 […]

Portland Digital PM Workshop Recap

Thanks to the 50 or so attendees who came to yesterday’s digital PM workshop at Instrument! I had a great time co-leading the event with Brett, and it seemed like the general consensus was that people found the exercise and discussion valuable. We started off the day with introductions and then jumped straight into the […]

March 2014 Meetup Recap

Last week marked meetup number three for PDX Digital PM! We had a great turnout of approximately 60 attendees, and Instrument provided a great venue. The breakout group format was similar to February, and thanks to Craig Higdon, Casey Castro, and Lori Dunkin for joining me as group facilitators. Thanks to Abby Fujioka and Amie […]

PDX Digital PM Meetup March 11th – Details Here!

If you haven’t already registered for the March PDX Digital PM meetup one week from tonight, it’s not too late. Tickets are still available, so please RSVP on Eventbrite if you plan on attending. This month, Instrument hosts! They’re located in a beautiful space just across the river from downtown at 419 NE 10th Ave.Like […]

March 29 Digital PM Workshop Details!

The Bureau of Digital Affairs has posted details on the Digital PM Workshop coming up in Portland on March 29th. The workshop will be led by Brett Harned of Happy Cog and Adam Edgerton from Metal Toad here in Portland (who also happens to have started PDX Digital PM). Check out all the details and […]