Sawyer Howitt: The Project Manager at Meriwether Group
The Meriwether Group is a brand building company in Portland, Oregon that works with entrepreneurs to scale up their businesses. It offers businesses and startups funding as well as acceleration and exit strategies. The company considers entrepreneurs as heroes. It values the impact that the products created by entrepreneurs have on the society.
The Meriwether Group comprises of a team of 12 people headed by the founder David Howitt. The group of talented individuals has given the company its edge in understanding business and a collective experience that makes it able to create effective marketing strategies for entrepreneurs. Within the team is a young business enthusiast, Sawyer Howitt, the son of David Howitt.
Sawyer Howitt joined the Meriwether group in 2015 as a business strategy analyst. Between 2015 and 2016 he developed RFID checkout solutions for businesses. This outstanding work earned him a promotion to become the company’s project manager in January 2017. The new role offers him a platform to utilize his technical skills to change the nature of retail business through the use of RFID technology.
The young Portland Oregon senior student has already shown great potential for leadership and success in business. As an athlete, Sawyer Howitt understands the benefits of going an extra mile with any business endeavor or project. The coupling of the skill, energy, and enthusiasm of the young Sawyer Howitt with the experience of the older members of the team has enabled Meriwether group to deliver the most effective business strategies to entrepreneurs.