Jason Olson

Jason Olson

Jason Olson is Portent's Operations Director. Jason brings over 13 years of project, account and business management experience to the team. His focus is to ensure that the company continues to run in the most effective manner possible. He also seeks to ensure that all employees have the support they need to be succesful in their role. Jason believes that leadership, integrity and excellence should be exhibited by all employees in everything they do at Portent.

Articles by Jason Olson

Marketing Project Management and organization structures

Jason Olson //  23 Jan, 2018

Advantages of different org structures on marketing project management

When you’re structuring how you deliver services to clients, whether they’re internal or external, it’s important to think through how that foundational planning work will impact the actual marketing project management process. When you’re white-boarding business structure and working from phrases like “exceeding the client promise” (something we try to live by at Portent) it’s… Read More

Marketing Fundamentals From First Time Parenting

Jason Olson //  19 Apr, 2017

Marketing Fundamentals Lessons From First-Time Parenting

In my time at Portent I’ve had the opportunity to work with and learn from some of the best and brightest in our industry, and most recently as a first-time parent. For this blog post I’ve decided to draw some lessons I’ve learned that are key to building a solid digital marketing strategy. The goal… Read More

Jason Olson //  24 Jul, 2014

Lead by Example: 10 Ways to Be a Successful Team Leader

Over the years that I have worked in the project management field, I’ve taken a number of courses, read a number of books, and have seen and utilized a number of tools that have all promised success in leading teams and managing successful projects. And as helpful as they were, I found that the greatest… Read More