PDX Authors and Artists Archive

Chris Guillebeau – Author, Speaker, and Entrepreneur

    By PDX People PORTLAND, Ore. – If you’re in business for yourself, or are planning on getting started as an entrepreneur, Chris Guillebeau is one of the most well-known names in personal development because like Gary Vaynerchuck and Anthony Robbins, he’s not just a blogger and speaker, he’s also an entrepreneur as well …

Kelly Williams Brown – Author Of Adulting

There’s no doubt that Kelly Williams Brown is one of Portland’s most well-known writers,  especially since she’s also the author of the highly successful 2013 book “Adulting: How to Become a Grown-up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps” which has essentially become “the book” that’s given a voice to her generation. About Kelly Williams Brown Since Studying …

Mel Blanc – Voice Of Bugs Bunny and Countless Other Looney Tunes Characters

By PDX People In 2017 the Looney Tunes are just as popular today as they were when Bug’s Bunny and countless other Looney Tunes cartoons were being shown in the movies but what most people don’t know is that many of those cartoon character voices were voiced by Mel Blanc. Man of One Thousand Voices …

Bill O’Reilly – Writer, Political Commentator, and Television Host

By PDX People PORTLAND, Ore. – For more than 20 years Bill O’Reilly has been a name that most Americans either love or hate since his style of reporting has often been confrontational because he’s not one to shy away from the hot-button issues of the day. About Bill O’Reilly Born in 1949, Bill O’Reilly …

James Beard – Chef, Food Enthusiast and Author from Portland Oregon

By PDX People James Beard is a well-known name in Portland Oregon and among professional chefs around the world thanks to the annual James Beard awards but since he’s been dead for over 30 years most people have forgotten about his influence on the cooking world and don’t know about the man behind the famous …