The Boise Advertising Federation will usher in the 2012-2013 season with the 16 Ounces of Brew Kickoff Party at Payette Brewing Company (111 West 33rd Street, just off of Chinden Blvd.) this Thursday, August 23rd, from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
In addition to starting off the new year, the BAF will announce the winner of the Duke Award, install this year’s Board of Directors, and offer a preview of what the organization has planned for the coming year.
Admission is free for members, and $5 for nonmembers — or, if you join the BAF at this event, your admission is free as well. Additional details are below.
Some notable recognition we’ve come across lately:
For those that haven’t heard, Drake Cooper was named one of Outside Magazine’s 30 Best Places to Work. Coming in at number 26, Drake Cooper joins the likes of New Belgium Brewing, Clif Bar and a host of others on the list.
In June, Russ Stoddard, founder and chief executive officer of Oliver Russell received the Service to Community Award from his alma mater, the University of Puget Sound. The Service to Community award “recognizes talents or skills in projects that improve quality of life through human service, the arts, recreation, education, or other pursuits,” and was one of four Distinguished Alumni Awards presented earlier this summer by UPS.
Oliver Russell was also named one of the top 100 advertising agencies in the United States by BtoB Magazine for the fifth year in a row.
From David Burn, friend and fellow blogger at AdPulp:
That’s a good ten times more posts than we’ve got here, and a remarkable milestone by
Well done to David, Shawn and Dan, and everyone else who has contributed to AdPulp over the years.
Word reached us recently that Hanna & Associates, based on Coeur d’Alene, plans to open an office in Florida, which they hope “will be a launch point for expanding its services in the Southeast,” according to a quote from Dayne Hanna.
No specific word on where or when the Florida office will open.
UPDATE: The deadline on this RFP has been extended. Contact the Coalition for more details.
Short notice, we know, but for those who have the time and ability to respond:
The Idaho Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence has issued an RFP for a Web Developer. From the RFP document:
INFORMATION: We are seeking bids from web programmers in the Boise area for the Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence.
DESCRIPTION, PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES OF WEB SITE
Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence Website www.engagingvoices.org
The Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence is a statewide organization engaging voices to create change in the prevention, intervention, and response to domestic violence, dating abuse, stalking and sexual assault. We are a member organizations and work to build the capacity of domestic and sexual violence programs and create organizational and social change in a range of systems addressing power-based violence.
Full details about the RFP can be found here.
Those crazy kids at Carew Co., what with their tweets about client projects that involve zombies…
Sophie Sestero has been promoted to Account Executive at Ritter Public Relations. Sestero, who joined the firm in January, has focused her time on social media, writing, and media relations. She has worked with a number of clients on various campaigns, including the Imagine Twin Falls 2030 campaign.