BAF Legends of Advertising Golf Tournament

As you’re probably aware of by now, the Boise Advertising Federation’s 2011 Legends of Advertising Golf Tournament is coming up on Friday, October 7th.

The tournament takes place at BanBury Golf Course in Eagle, and proceeds benefit the state’s college ad clubs and serves as a part of their fundraising for this year’s National Student Advertising Competition.

Cost is $125 for an individual entry, $425 for a foursome, or $550 for a foursome + hole sponsorship.  All prices include the post-tournament BBQ.

Sign up online here or contact Trev White to sign up and pay the day of the tournament.

Registration deadline is Friday, September 30th.

New Hire at Tom Scott Communication Shop

Tom Scott Communication Shop in Boise recently announced that they’ve added Julie Houston to their staff as Media Director.

At Tom Scott Communication Shop she is responsible for strategic media planning, placement, trafficking and analysis.  She brings 20+ years of experience to the agency, and has worked with a wide range of clients in varied industries.

Congratulations Julie.

Job Openings at PromoShop

PromoShop is looking to fill a couple of positions in their Boise office (or in Los Angeles, if needed):

Art Director
Graphic Designer

From the job listing on the Boise Advertising Federation’s website:

PromoShop, one of the leading promotional advertising agencies in North America, is looking to add a couple positions. We are looking for an experienced art director with strong communication skills, graphic design, and creativity. we are also looking to add another [experienced] graphic artist. Please email a resume and PDF of samples to Positions are available to work in our west coast offices and/or our corporate office in LA.

Job Opening: Production Manager

Noot Group in Boise has an opening for a Production Manager.  From the job listing on Craigslist:

Noot Group is hiring a Production Manager.

This is you: You have a sense of humor, dedicated, competent and not afraid to ask questions. You don’t get bogged down in minutiae or by egos. And, when it comes to organizational skills, you rival the most tenured librarian. You like to work in a creatively driven environment where you can share your ideas. It would be silly for us to hire people without ideas because ideas are what our clients need. You’re brilliant, competitive, like to work hard and think we lifted the below out of your resume:

  • Unique ability to oversee a multitude of production tasks for a diverse range of media
  • Demonstrates a high degree of understanding and knowledge in new and traditional media development, advertising and marketing, including online, social and viral marketing
  • Able to lead and construct the best course for completing work
  • Identifies, coordinates and understands requirements for efficient production and finalization
  • Projects a high degree of confidence to both creative and account teams
  • Excellent resource for agency during client meetings

Full details about the position, including how to apply, can be found in the original job listing.

BAF Mixer: Three Ounces + Ice

The Boise Advertising Federation kicks off the 2011 / 2012 season with a mixer / social event this Wednesday, September 14th at Solid in downtown Boise.

The no-host bar event runs from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Admission is free for BAF members and $5 for non-members (although I’d be willing to bet they’d let you in for free if you become a member at the door — but I could be wrong).