Sawyer Howitt is a young entrepreneur and a player at the Oregon Racquetball Club. Currently, Sawyer Howitt serves as project manager at his father’s Meriwether Group. At his role, he is responsible for changing the structure of commerce through small and large scale business development. Currently, Sawyer is working on a project aiming to design ways through which business can adapt to technological changes. From 2015 to 2016, Sawyer Howitt served as a corporate strategy analyst at RFID Checkout. During that time, he worked alongside a team of executives in redesigning the brick and mortar retail experience through the use of modern, innovative technologies.
Sawyer Howitt is a Portland, Oregon resident and has unmatched abilities to understand operational and financial needs of an enterprise. He also has great character and excellent customer care skills. Sawyer was born in 2000. At his young age, he has incredible expertise in nuanced presentations, complex spreadsheets, minute taking, among many other tasks. In a typical day, Sawyer spends his time working with his father, David Howitt. He also likes photography and listening to music.
Sawyer Howitt has been involved in various charitable causes. He has consistently participated in activities fighting for women rights and mentoring the youth. He is also a leader of an international ethnic study group.
In his quest to further his entrepreneurial career, the senior student at Lincoln High School is planning to pursue a degree in entrepreneurial finance at the University of California, Berkeley from the fall of 2017. The 17-year-old natural entrepreneur dreams of leading Meriwether Group executives to higher levels after graduating from college in 2021.
Sawyer Howitt is lucky to have his father as his business mentor. His peers have recognized David Howitt’s efforts in guiding young Sawyer into present day entrepreneurship. Portland Business Journal honored David as one of the Business Leaders to Watch in 2017, an award honoring most influential business leaders in Portland.
About Meriwether Group
Meriwether Group is a trusted advisor and business acceleration company specializing in serving entrepreneurs with unique, disruptive consumer brands. Meriwether Group was founded in 2008, and it is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. Whether in need of growth strategies, succession plan, fresh capital, or launching startups, Meriwether Group has a solution for you.