Meriwether Group was founded by David Howitt in Portland, Oregon. He serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the company. He is a graduate of Denison University and earned his law degree at Lewis & Clark Law School. He has passed on his passion for entrepreneurship to his son, Sawyer Howitt, who works at his company as a Project Manager.
The team at Meriwether Group is committed to helping other entrepreneurs succeed. One of the ways they do so is by acting as a business accelerator where they partner with the entrepreneur’s company and help them realize their vision. They bring in a blast of fresh energy that drives business growth and the passion of the employees as well as management. Meriwether Group also acts as capital partners and can provide both short term and long term financing options through financing companies they have formed arrangements with.
As a younger person at Meriwether Group, Sawyer Howitt is learning about how to be an entrepreneur. He is also developing business skills needed in the area of interest, finance, such as developing complex spreadsheets. Sawyer Howitt is also interested in business development and is exploring ways to change how commerce works on both a small and large scale.
As a company that works with a large number of technology companies, Meriwether Group has a satellite office in San Francisco. They have also helped a wide range of other types of companies including Oregon Chai, Pendleton, Voodoo Doughnut, and ABC Carpet & Home.