Category: Culture


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

We’re honored and excited to be named one of Washington’s Best Workplaces in 2018 by Puget Sound Business Journal (PSBJ) and 100 Best Work Companies to Work For in 2018 from Seattle Business Magazine. (This is Wheelhouse DMG’s second time making both lists of 100 companies “whose employees say are great places to work”.) We don’t  … Read more

This year Seattle hosted the Women in Tech Regatta (WiT), featuring more than 30 events, 175 speakers and 1,000+ attendees over 5 days. The regatta was designed as a collection of workshops and conversations curated to connect women to peers, mentors and resources. The workshops included everything from understanding blockchain technology, data and ethics to the  … Read more

In anticipation of International Women’s Day, we wanted to feature several of the amazing women at Wheelhouse DMG and their thoughts on striving for gender parity and being a woman in tech. Besides our discussion of this year’s theme for International Women’s Day, #PressForProgress, we asked each woman to introduce what she does and her  … Read more

We have benefited greatly from this maxim at Wheelhouse DMG. It comes from “Good to Great”, Jim Collins oft-cited book on how fledgling companies become meaningful and lasting institutions. In it, Collins asserts that hiring the right people in the early stages of a company’s life is critical to establishing a foundation on which that  … Read more