Darius Whitten, president and owner, has over 30 years of advertising experience in marketing communications, account planning, creative services, and project management. Whitten previously served 10 years as Senior Art Director and Art Department Manager for Bend’s largest full service advertising agency. Prior to moving to Bend, Whitten owned and operated a graphic design studio in Portland, Oregon. He is the recipient of numerous industry awards.

Darius is a full-blooded Oregonian, born in Myrtle Creek, Oregon, attended K-12 in Roseburg, Oregon and is a graduate of the University of Oregon’s School of Architecture.

In his off time he loves working with kids and adults as a certified alpine ski instructor, rides his motorcycle, SCUBA dives (in warm water), mountain bikes, camps, fishes and occasionally swings a stick at a small white ball.