About Derek Hanson

Digital Marketing Manager

Did You Know That...

  • Derek Can Name The Closest Michelin Restaurant To Him at Any Given Point
  • Won A Car On A Game Show
  • Has Gone 13 Days Without A Spill
  • Plays Guitar & Drums
Derek Hanson is a creative digital marketer who specializes in local SEO, web design & development, email marketing, social media, and branding for small businesses. His love for advertising, technology, and design led him to Portland State University (PSU) where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Marketing and a certificate of Digital Marketing Strategies.

Prior to working with Prepared Marketing, Derek served as the Marketing Manager for an online jewelry retailer, and also started his own digital marketing firm which specialized in small business consulting. In addition, Derek has worked with several nonprofits and local groups including Social Media of Portland, and Portland American Marketing Association. He also has been a guest speaker on digital marketing for local business groups including the Beaverton Chamber of Commerce.

Derek lives in Beaverton, OR a suburb of Portland, with his lovely wife.  He loves music, considers himself a foodie, and has won a car on a game show. Derek brings enthusiasm to his work and he can’t wait to get started working with you.