DJC Meet the Press

June 30, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM


Join SMPS Oregon and get to know your local Daily Journal of Commerce team. During a time of uncertainty, marketers and business development professionals are looking for ways to increase our ability to connect with new clients and industries.  It is also integral for us to understand the best methods to get our firms brand and activity in the news. At this event we will explore how to partner with the DJC to secure media access for your firm and learn about some of the ways that the DJC is supporting business development efforts during these virtual times. This event will be an interactive and informative zoom, so be sure you’re ready to participate in the conversation!

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11:30 – 11:35pm | Log-in to the Webinar
11:35 – 11:45pm | Zoom Instructions and Introductions to the Panel
11:45 – 1:00pm | Panel Discussion and Audience Interaction


Angie Cole, Marketing Director at Lorentz Bruun Construction and SMPS Oregon President-Elect
Angie is never satisfied with the status quo and brings a passion for efficiency, strategic thinking, and networking to both her role as Marketing Director at Lorentz Bruun Construction, and as President-Elect of SMPS Oregon. Angie holds a Bachelor of Science from Syracuse University and a Masters in Marketing for Sustainable Business from Marylhurst University and over 11 years of experience in the building industry. She expertly and strategically guides Lorentz Bruun Construction’s marketing goals through business development, public relations, communications, and project pursuits.

Bill Beyer
Bill came to work at the DJC in 2015 after working at the Statesman Journal and Oregonian. Bill is the Advertising Director overseeing the construction publications within BridgeTower Media. He lives in Hillsboro with his wife and 3 dogs, and is old enough to remember when Google wasn't a verb.

Nick Bjork
Nick is a Group Publisher with BridgeTower Media, the business-to-business publication division of Gannett. He oversees the A|E|C products for the company, including the Daily Journal of Commerce in Portland, OR and the Daily Reporter in Milwaukee, WI. He has a B.A. in Rhetoric & Media Studies from Lewis & Clark College (‘08) and is currently an M.B.A. candidate at Portland State University (’21). Outside of work, he enjoys running, cycling, the Blazers, gardening, cooking, eating and his four chickens: Sophia, Blanche, Dorothy and Rose.

Sam Tenney
Sam Tenney is the multimedia editor at the Daily Journal of Commerce. In addition to curating the paper’s visuals, his duties include photography, writing, and helping craft the editorial strategy. He has been with the DJC since 2011, when he was hired as the paper’s staff photographer.    


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