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Behind The Scenes.

In our day-to-day we get plenty of chances to art direct and be in the makings of pieces for clients but it is a rare instance that we get to work on Rizen. This Monday we had the opportunity to with Travis Swartz on our own video shoot. The video is a spin off of… Read more »

From Helping a Client to Helping an Industry.

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Rizen was recently approached by Hailey Minder, Assistant Winemaker, at Telaya Wine to write a guest blog piece. We welcomed her insight and prospective and hope you enjoy her point of view on how work can affect more than just the client.  If you are from Idaho and have spent any amount of time outside of the… Read more »

2015 Marketing Survey Results.

Our annual Marketing Tactics Survey is complete, and we are excited to share the results with you! A few highlights from this years survey: For the third year in a row, none of our respondents plan to decrease their overall marketing efforts. The amount of money spent on digital marketing continues to rise. Two-thirds of… Read more »

Are You Laughing At My Art?

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“Advertising – the most fun you can have with clothes on.” We were rolling in our chairs laughing this week as we got a visit from the hilariously-witty Jeff Leedy. A Fine Art Humorist, Jeff has developed a unique style that started with a background in advertising and then transitioned into fine art. He has an energetic, pastel-infused style that… Read more »

A New Red Sky Home.


A few of us had the opportunity to attend the open house for our friends over at Red Sky PR in the updated Owyhee Plaza. It was great to see the new space and talk with some of our friends and colleagues.  Red Sky has been a great partner for us over the years on… Read more »

AIGA Idaho Welcomes Stanley Hainsworth.


AIGA Idaho invited design extraordinaire and story-telling expert Stanley Hainsworth for a Creative Coffee  event this past Thursday, that we were more than happy to attend. Stanley gave us a peek inside his studio Tether as he outlined his extensive work history as the Creative Director at Nike, Global Creative Director of Lego and the VP Global Creative of Starbucks…. Read more »

2015 Marketing Tactics Survey is Coming to a Close.

Several weeks ago we distributed this years Marketing Tactics Survey and have had great participation. (For those of you that are unfamiliar with our survey, every year we conduct a marketing and tactics survey, compile the results, and then share them with all you fine people.) The end of January is approaching and so is… Read more »

Destination British Colombia Gets a Makeover.


Perusing one of our favorite blogs, Brand New, we came across this write up of Destination British Colombia’s beautiful redesign. They don’t make mention of the company involved, but they have a killer implementation, a breathtaking video and a gorgeous wood-type inspired font to go with it.   And that big wordmark, it’s not necessarily a logo…… Read more »

Super Bowl XLIX.


Super Bowl XLIX is coming up on Sunday, February 1st. While the teams are yet to be determined, NBC announced today that the network has already sold 95% of its ad inventory. With a hefty price tag of up to $4.5 million for a 30-second spot, what does screening a commercial during the big game… Read more »