Unlike almost all of our competitors, we don't say "the work" comes first. Make no mistake, we believe wholeheartedly in the power of great creative, but what comes first at BPN is a thorough analysis of a client's industry, their business goals, their audience and that audience's behavior in today's world.
That's why, also unlike most agencies our size, we have a robust media team who helps us clearly define the audience, their mindset and the best channels we can use to reach them. Sure, our CEO is a media veteran, but that's not why we operate this way. We do it for the most important reason of all - it works.
There are no lofty mantras written on our walls because we hire people to be themselves, not to become "one of us." But as proud as we are to be individuals, we all have two things in common. The first is a dedication to delivering big ideas for all our clients (even the small ones). The second is our commitment to giving back, whether through pro bono projects, volunteering in our community or becoming certified as a B Corp. We bet you didn't see that one coming.
We're integrated marketers,
no buzzwords here.
Planning • Research • Engagement • Analysis
Concepts • Design • Content • Production
Media Strategy • Planning • Buying
Since our founding over 40 years ago in Portland, BPN has been building brands with award-winning work. Today, the BPN team brings years of experience working at top agencies across the country on brands admired all over the world.