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There's never a dull moment at ACME. Each day brings a new idea, a new challenge, a new success. Check out our blog and Instagram feed to see what we've been up to lately.

Happy Holidays

One of the greatest joys of the holiday season is the opportunity to say thank you and to wish you the very best in the coming year. As we near the holiday season we begin to reflect over the past year, and we pause with gratefulness for all that 2017 brought to ACME. We are incredibly grateful for our dedicated team, and their hard work and perseverance through both success and challenge. We know that… Read More

Spotlight on ACME Controller

We’d like to extend a warm ACME welcome to Katy Spray! Katy joins the team as our Controller where she oversees accounting operations. Katy is passionate about the role accounting can play in identifying winning strategies and projects that support those strategies in the most efficient way. She is highly motivated, with an eye for detail, and a strong financial background. Katy comes to ACME with 13 years experience and will play a lead role in… Read More

Established in 1992, ACME Celebrates 25 Years in Business!

A milestone is fast approaching for ACME as we celebrate 25 years in business on September 25th! Established in 1992, ACME was founded by three craftsmen with a passion for the stage. Blending their backgrounds in rock n’ roll, theater, and television production, they set up shop building custom environments for the entertainment industry. Throughout the years, ACME has grown its services to meet the needs of our clients, as well as to adapt to… Read More

The Artistry of Commercial Interiors

Over the last 25 years ACME has expanded its breadth of services a number of times to evolve and change in stride with our clients’ needs, while growing and adapting to the movement of trends within the industry. From where we started to where we are now, we’ve gained a breadth of knowledge and experience that has led us to develop key capabilities for a wide range of markets. Through the development of these capabilities,… Read More

ACME Live Events Bringin’ the 80’s Back

Since 1992, ACME has been producing events that excite, inform, and make an impression that’s hard to forget. Our goal is a unified experience, one that captivates an audience and moves them to action. ACME’s strength is found in our breadth of in-house capabilities. Did you know we have the ability to produce a complete design-build, moving fluidly from concept to fabrication through to event production? Our dedicated live events team works closely with our… Read More

The Digital Experience

Those looking for a creative and innovative digital experience will find it here at ACME. In order to push the envelope of what’s possible, we continue to grow by adapting to meet the needs of our clients’ and the evolution of the industry. Part of that growing included the introduction of a new position specified to the digital age. Known as our ‘Creative Technologist,’ this specialty is both streamlined and complex, blending aspects of technology… Read More

The ACME Experience

Throwing it back to last week’s shindig! Design Week Portland’s (DWPDX) week-long festival was filled with incredible opportunities to celebrate Portland’s design community, to support each other’s craft, and to learn and grow in the knowledge of design and its significance as the city’s most promising cultural economic resource. We couldn’t have been more proud to be involved with DWPDX for the second year in a row, which this year involved opening our doors to… Read More

Design Week Portland: ACME Open House

For a single week each year, Portland comes alive with design as hundreds of events and open houses unfold all over the city, all conceived and hosted by the local design community. This week-long festival, now in its’ fifth year is known as Design Week Portland and will encompass the city from April 21-29. ACME was an official collaborator with Design Week Portland in 2016, and this year we are excited to announce that we… Read More

A Salute to Homegrown Athletes

The new salute to ‘Homegrown Athletes’ featured at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon is a symbol of the newly-expanded partnership between the Portland Trail Blazers and Fred Meyer Stores. ACME was awarded this design-build project, and the exciting opportunity of bringing the ‘Homegrown Athletes’ concept to fruition. The entire installation covers the walls of a 68-foot escalator, leading guests through a visual experience as they climb. The hero of the exhibit are the jersey trees… Read More

Equality

As part of their annual Black History Month Collection, Nike rolled out a new ‘Equality’ campaign, which includes a black and white ‘Equality’ tee shirt that promotes diversity and inclusion, and expresses Nike’s commitment to advancing those ideals. As a kickoff to this collection, they delivered a powerful ‘Equality’ ad with a clear message during this year’s Grammys. Nike made this statement surrounding this year’s campaign, “Over the past decade plus, the message has also… Read More