Category: Culture


COVID-19 has shut down Pride events nationwide, making it harder for members of the LGBTQ+ community to let their voices be heard. So what can we do? We can listen. As with everything else, Pride is going to look a little different this year. In Seattle, we’re used to big, month-long celebrations all over town,  … Read more

What Do Diversity and Inclusion Look Like for Me? Diversity and Inclusion: two ‘buzz’ terms you seemingly hear everywhere these days. I had never paid attention to those words until after I graduated college and moved to Seattle – which was strange given I grew up in South Florida, a true melting pot. As I  … Read more

When it’s nice out, I love to work outside in the afternoons. I’ll take calls in the courtyard in front of the office, or respond to emails from the benches outside. Laura Rowe, Director, Digital Advertising   You might have heard that Wheelhouse DMG, headquartered in Seattle, WA, has a second office (at a coworking  … Read more

What is “Generosity Week”? Last month, Wheelhouse headed back into the community for our Q2 Generosity Week. What is a Generosity Week, you ask? It’s a values-based community-wide event that sends every Wheelhouse employee to an organization of their choosing to flex their volunteer muscles and help populations in need. Once a Generosity Day, this  … Read more

I’ve never worked at an agency before, but I’ve had a number of jobs dating all the way back to lifeguarding at my neighborhood swimming pool when I was 15. I’ve worked with a variety of people in a variety of industries. In general, I would say my work experiences have been positive, but they  … Read more

Wheelhouse DMG Goes to WiT 2019 If you haven’t heard about the Women in Tech (WiT) Regatta that sailed through town in late April, then you have been missing the boat. This unique conference connecting wo(men) in tech to mentors, peers, and resources is in its 3rd year and has recently expanded to Vancouver BC  … Read more

Sharing Tech Trends & Practices with Leading Brand Marketers In April, two of our experts spent two days sharing their expertise with companies in both Seattle and Vancouver BC, as part of the Masterclassing Digital Marketing series. CEO, Aaron Burnett, and Senior Vice President of Digital Strategy, Casey Curtis presented an informational segment titled Stop  … Read more

6 (days) + 41 (Wheelhouse employees) + 7 (non-profit organizations) = Values Exercised The second week of March found us putting this equation to the test for our first-quarter Generosity Week. Wheelhouse DMG is centered around a set of values that include generosity and helpfulness – values that we employ daily in work with clients  … Read more

Exercising Our Values “Philanthropy and social change work are at their best when they are driven by your values and connected to what you care about most.” Charles Bronfman The above quote popped up today as I was preparing to write this post about our most recent Generosity Day, and it made me stop and  … Read more

On Friday June 8th, Wheelhouse DMG re-energized. We took a break from our usual work day and worked in a different way. Our group, 30 strong, spent the day at Seattle’s newest Tiny Home Village site at Yesler and 18th near the International District. The site had been graded and graveled and 25 homes had  … Read more