Sawyer Howitt is a promising entrepreneur based in Portland. He is currently the project manager at the Meriwether Group. The company provides funding for startups in different industries and helps them grow and establish themselves in the market. In his role as project manager, he oversees various projects to ensure timely completion and that objectives are met. Despite his young age and little experience in the field, he is very good at his job and has learnt a lot of skills on the job. Some of these include taking notes during meetings, making presentations, doing complex data analysis, and preparing reports.
Sawyer Howitt recently graduated from Lincoln High School in Portland, and is currently a student at Columbia University studying entrepreneurial finance. He discovered his passion for business and finance at a very young age and with his father, David Howitt, as his business mentor, he is already making great strides in his career. Sawyer Howitt has a heart for philanthropy. He has worked with a number of charitable organizations that support education and fight for women’s rights. He also mentors youths who are in difficult situations.
Prior to joining the Meriwether Group, Sawyer Howitt worked with RFID Checkout as a business strategy analyst and KURE Juice Bar as a customer service representative. Besides school and his job at the Meriwether Group, Sawyer Howitt is also a talented racquetball player. He plays for the Oregon Racquetball Club, and is among the best in Portland. He has a blog through which he shares his experiences as a racquetball player and gives people tips on how to excel at racquetball. Sawyer also loves photography and has another blog on which he shares his photos.
Sawyer Howitt is surely going places with his entrepreneurial spirit. Juggling a corporate job and school, running two blogs, and playing for a local team all at once is no mean feat, but Sawyer Howitt is excelling at all these, and making a pretty penny while at it. He is a true inspiration to many young people who think they are limited by their age and lack of experience. He has proven that determination, discipline, and resilience is all it takes to excel in whatever you are passionate about.