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Boy Scouts of America

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Food Cart Review #6: Haan Ghin

 Tucked around the corner from the Portland State University library lies a quaint, wood-shingled Laotian cart named Haan Ghin. The cart was brought to my attention in a recent article by The Oregonian’s Michael Russell. After reading about Haan Ghin’s delectable, albeit limited offerings, I hurried over during my lunch break and obediently followed the […]

Christina Chu

Public Relations

HMH Names Paul Vanderwal PR Director

Paul Vanderwal, a 25-year Portland area marketing and communications veteran, has been promoted to public relations director at HMH. Paul joined the Portland office of HMH in 2003 and manages public relations, social media and content marketing initiatives for clients from HMH’s Portland, Ore. and Charlotte, N.C. offices. Paul holds an MBA in marketing and […]

Denise Hollingsworth

Brand Strategy

Brand Stretch?

Did you know that Taco Bell is launching a ‘high end’ concept restaurant in California? Called U.S. Taco Co. and Urban Taproom, the new restaurant chain is intended to extend the Taco Bell brand beyond the fast food arena. Is that a good idea? Can the brand make the stretch? I think it’ll be tough. […]


Sometimes, working on a brochure for a community as beautiful as Oakland Park makes us wish we could work remotely…from Florida.


HMH updated their cover photo.