• Sellwood Announces Associate Hire, Ruthie Zimmerman

    Portland, Oregon – February 4, 2013 – Sellwood Consulting LLC announced that Ruthie Zimmerman has joined the firm today.

    Ms. Zimmerman worked with Sellwood’s founders for more than six years at R.V. Kuhns & Associates, where she served several of the firm’s largest corporate clients ranging from defined benefit and defined contribution plans to health care and operating reserves. She also has experience working with endowments, foundations and Taft-Hartley plans.

  • The Sellwood Bridge Moves

    This weekend, construction crews in Portland completed the in-tact move of the 6.8-million-pound Sellwood Bridge, Oregon’s busiest two-lane bridge.

    The move of the bridge is necessary to accommodate uninterrupted traffic flow while a new, improved bridge is constructed alongside it. The original bridge was constructed in 1925. The new Sellwood Bridge is scheduled to be completed in 2015.

  • Fourth Quarter 2012 Market Snapshot

    Fourth Quarter 2012: Wait and See

    Politics dominated the headlines in the fourth quarter as investors quickly turned their attention from the November Presidential Election to the year-end fiscal cliff Congressional negotiations. Meanwhile, the US economy continued to lethargically grind along. Investors adopted a wait-and-see approach for much of the quarter — a scenario