Jeff Swickard is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and award-winning businessman. With a dual degree in Marketing and Business Management from the University of Oregon he has accumulated over 20 years of experience as an owner of a variety of businesses, including award winning privately held businesses recognized multiple years running by the Austin Business Journal, Puget Sound Business Journal Fastest Growing Companies, and A+ Better Business Bureau ratings. Over his career he has completed 21 transactions in telecom and consumer products. Jeff has a track record of growing sales by identifying growth opportunities and executing on these opportunities to the benefit of the investment while increasing transactional customer satisfaction.
In his early career, he completed the Management Training programs while employed with AT&T, and worked at US West prior to starting and running Tel West as President/CEO in 1998. Tel West was named the third fastest growing private company while based in Seattle, WA. In the years since its inception, he consolidated numerous other niche telecommunications companies. Tel West, moving its headquarters to Austin, Texas, became a facilities-based Internet, data and voice communications provider that specialized in telecommunication services. The company’s local network presence spanned six major metropolitan areas including Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Houston, Fort Worth, and Corpus Christi. Tel West continued to see tremendous success resulting in additional growth awards throughout its market. Tel West Network Services Corporation is currently a part of the TelePacific family of companies headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Jeff continues to support and seek out new opportunities in mid-market businesses that can benefit from his years of experience and proven success record. He currently invests his energies in the automotive sector.
In addition to his business accolades, his personal focus is helping those without a voice in animal welfare. Charitable contributions are at the forefront of his companies resulting in over $90,000 in 2014, $140,000 in 2015 and $85,000 2016 YTD to organizations such as Austin Pets Alive, San Antonio Pets Alive, Oregon Dog Rescue and The Pixie Project. His companies have championed a variety of charitable organizations through volunteer work, local sponsorships and car donations supporting Educational Museums, local Veterans & Armed Forces, Wounded Warriors, Lake Oswego Arts & Humanities, Oregon International Ballet Academy, Evans Scholar, American Breast Cancer, Children’s Cancer, Dress for Success, Wilsonville Little League, various High School programs, and numerous other local organizations.
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Where to Get Your Christmas Tree Near Wilsonville, OR
by blogsadmin on December 1, 2017 at 5:29 pm
December is here and you know what that means: it’s time to load up the family in your Mercedes-Benz and head on out to find your perfect Christmas tree. It truly is the most wonderful time of the year. Everyone is fresh off of their Thanksgiving feasts, and have been put into the holiday spirit. […] The post Where to Get Your Christmas Tree Near Wilsonville, OR appeared first on Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville. […]
Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Near Portland, OR
by blogsadmin on November 1, 2017 at 5:47 pm
If you love Thanksgiving dinner but aren’t so crazy about cleaning up afterwards, check out one of the restaurants near Portland that are open Thanksgiving night. We’ve all been in a situation where dinner may not have turned out quite the way we envisioned. Maybe the mashed potatoes took a tumble on to the ground, […] The post Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Near Portland, OR appeared first on Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville. […]
Pumpkin Patches Near Portland, OR
by blogsadmin on October 1, 2017 at 12:48 pm
October is finally here and that means haunted houses, apple picking, trick-or-treating, and, of course, taking a trip to the pumpkin patch! Is there anything better than carving a couple pumpkins with your family to perfectly decorate your home for Halloween? We didn’t think so. Unless you’ve got a few pumpkins growing in the garden […] The post Pumpkin Patches Near Portland, OR appeared first on Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville. […]
Check out the Fall Foliage in Wilsonville!
by blogsadmin on September 22, 2017 at 9:58 pm
Best Places to See the Leaves Change in Wilsonville OR Fall is just around the corner and with it comes cozy weather, pumpkin spiced anything, and nature treks to check out the changing leave colors. If you are in the Wilsonville area and are ready to start planning your fall nature walks to see the […] The post Check out the Fall Foliage in Wilsonville! appeared first on Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville. […]
Does Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville Carry Any Electric Cars?
by blogsadmin on August 23, 2017 at 8:28 pm
2017 Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive for Sale in Wilsonville OR When you think Mercedes-Benz, we bet you think about unmatched luxury and sophisticated comforts that are hard to replicate in other vehicles. Tradition is big with Mercedes-Benz, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t constantly looking for new ways to improve upon their vehicles. Because Mercedes-Benz […] The post Does Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville Carry Any Electric Cars? appeared first on Mercedes-Benz of Wilsonville. […]