Sawyer Howitt is a young entrepreneur making a mark in the business world. At his young age, he is keen to understand the financial and operational needs of a business while a brands resonance, soul, and connection to the consumer. To Sawyer there is no job too small or too big, he is ever ready and willing to take up nuanced presentations and complex spreadsheets to filing and note taking during key meetings. He became the project manager at the Meriwether Group in 2017 and has carried on with works that target to change how business will be conducted in the future and how its development will have to adapt to the changes in technology.
Sawyer is a second-semester student whose focus is on business and finance in his efforts, internships, and studies. He is set to join the University of California, Berkeley in 2017 in order to further his entrepreneur career and graduate with an Entrepreneurial Finance degree. He is still learning about entrepreneurship from his father, other executives at the Meriwether group and from the entrepreneurs their aid in building their successful businesses.
Sawyer often shares tips to help others flourish in the business world due to his success. According to Sawyer, the great time to begin a startup is now. This is because it is easier to capture investors’ attention and obtain small business loans; business districts are renting small workplaces with short-term leases making office spaces abundant and this reduces the amount of upfront capital required to get the business going. This gives allowance to hesitant entrepreneurs get the courage to test the entrepreneurship waters.
Sawyer Howitt is keen to change the perception of millennials like him perceived as being lazy and unprofessional. He has developed a few techniques to reverse how his fellow professionals view him. One of the techniques is the millennials proving their value by working hard and effectively. When millennials accomplish success, they should point it out during reviews by their bosses. Howitt encourages millennials to push past the intimidation from their seniors who have more experience by standing firm and proving their usefulness. He is showing in a clear way that the millennials are a valuable resource.https://www.facebook.com/public/Sawyer-Howitt
During leisure, Sawyer loves to cheer on the Portland Trailblazers and fish. He has directed various philanthropic activities with an aim of supporting causes such as affirmation of women rights education and funding education. He has mentored troubled youths and led the international ethics studies group.