Posts Tagged: Idaho

Proofing With Nancy Buffington.

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As a standard practice at Rizen Creative we spend a good deal of time proofing all of the work that leaves the shop. Proof reading, just like everything we do, requires practice and attention. For this months edition of “lunch, lounge and learn” we brought in local writing extraordinaire Nancy Buffington (Boise Speakwell) to give us some… Read more »

Microsites, Sharing, and Tattoos.

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As microsites continue to gain traction as a legitimate promotion tool, we are always keeping an eye out for interesting ways that people are taking advantage of them. There is no arguing that social engagement is huge right now. People love the opportunity to tell their story, or share their ideas with the world. The… Read more »

STRATEGOS – A Deep Space Experience.

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In our industry the words “out of the box”, “unique” and “different” are used all the time. But in many cases, people aren’t really prepared to reach out side of their comfort zones. When our friend Lane Packwood came to us to build a website for his marketing strategy company, we knew it was the… Read more »

BAF Bowling League.

You may recall our blog post earlier this year about competing in a kickball league. Well, we’re at it again, but this time it’s bowling. Thanks to the Boise Ad Federation we are competing against many of our closest friends in the ad industry in what appears to be a pretty competitive league. At least… Read more »

Well Done MetaGeek.


Last night we had the honor of attending the grand opening event for the new MetaGeek offices in The Owyhee, formerly The Owyhee Plaza. The office space is fantastic, but more than that, the company is really something special. Boise’s rising tech industry has been a point of discussion around here for a while now…. Read more »

Active Boise.

We have been seeing Boise pop up on a lot of “Best…” lists over the summer. Boise was most recently named one of The Ten Best Big Cities in the US for Active Families by Outside magazine. We aren’t so sure about the “big city” part but we would have to agree that it is… Read more »

Best of Treasure Valley 2014.

Over 25 years ago the Idaho Statesman started an annual people’s choice awards known as, Best of Boise. Best of Boise gave appreciation to businesses through a nomination and voting process by Idaho Statesman readers. Over the years the awards began to reach into other parts of the valley. Last year, after the 25th anniversary… Read more »

2014 Rockie Awards.

We were honored to receive recognition from the BAF Rockie Awards for our work for the Alzar School and Boise Convention and Visitors Bureau this year. Thank you to everyone who worked so hard to put on the event, and to our amazing clients for giving us the opportunity to share your stories with the… Read more »

IYR – 2013 Annual Report.

For the second year in a row we had the privilege of putting together the Annual Report for the Idaho Youth Ranch. The Idaho Youth Ranch is a phenomenal organization and we are honored that we get to help them tell their story, as well as the success stories of those they have helped. The… Read more »


When our friends at TO-Engineers decided it was time to update their site, we were excited for the opportunity. However this was a unique challenge for us because they didn’t want a complete redesign. Instead, they asked that we take their existing site, modernize the design, make it responsive, and do it all on a… Read more »