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News from July 2007

By July 1, 2007November 9th, 2017archive


The Snake River Stampede was back in town.  That means some of the greatest cowboys on earth were here in Nampa.  In addition to these great cowboys, The Snake River Stampede hosted two of the greatest Rodeo Announcers of all time: Bob Tallman and Boyd Polhamus.

Bob Tallman and Boyd PolhamusBob and Boyd also used the great facilities and studio at Peppershock to record voice overs for nationally broadcasted rodeo events.  We were honored to have them here. Happy trails, boys!

In addition to working with Bob, Boyd, and their crew, Peppershock also shot behind the scenes interview with Cowboys for the new website.

18th Annual Golf for Hope Tournament

rotary logoJoin us on July 13th at the Nampa Rotary 18th Annual Golf for Hope Tournament at Ridgecrest Golf Course in Nampa. $85/per Golfer.  All proceeds benefit the Hope House and other area youth programs. To sign up for a team call Francie Aguilar, 466-7894

BYP Casino Royale Charity Event

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To give back to the community, the Boise Young Professionals are having a formal black tie charity on Saturday, July 14, 2007. Members of BYP voted on their favorite charity and chose Wishing Star. The Wishing Star Foundation, Inc. is the oldest, local wish-granting organization in Eastern Washington and Idaho. Wishing Star grants Wishes to local children with life threatening illnesses between the ages of 3 and 21.

Check out Peppershock’s Updated Website, Logo & Demo Reel!

logoEvery once in a while, we all look into the mirror and realize that we’ve put on a few pounds, our clothes are out of style, and our haircut hasn’t changed since high school.  That’s when it’s time for a makeover!  Sticking with the core elements, we took our brand and freshened it up a little.  It’s now more dynamic, useable, and stylish…all qualities important in a good brand.

In case you were wondering, and we often get asked this question… where did the name “Peppershock” come from?  Well, Peppershock is a derivative of Rhea’s maiden name, “Peppersack”  (Rhea is our President / CEO)  and with a name like Peppersack, no one could forget, so we figured no one would forget Peppershock… that and the domain name was available!  So check out our new “look & feel,” see what we’ve been up to on our website, and check out our blog & post comments – let us know what you think!

Congratulations to Drew!drew pic

Drew won an Accomplished Under Forty Award from the Idaho Business Review!  We are very proud of Drew’s recognition as one of the Treasure Valley’s best.  You can read about it online here.

More Nominations!

Peppershock was nominated for the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year 2007

Also, Peppershock has been nominated for the Better Business Bureau’s Integrity Counts! Awards 2007! Winners will be announced October 10th, 2007 at the Boise Center on the Grove.

::Marketing Gem of the Month::

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Do you remember the age-old saying: “honesty is the best policy?”  Well, it’s true…especially in business.  Take this example above, who wouldn’t want to buy a watch from this vendor, if not just to say you did?  Take Fairly Reliable Bob’s as another example, their name alone translates honesty in a humorous way.

When you are honest with your customers and associates, you will come out on top every time. Let your contacts know about your commitment to honesty and integrity and they will continue to do business with you.  We’ve found that always to be true here at Peppershock.

Drew Allen

As co-owner and Chief Operations Officer, Drew has many duties. Drew shoots, edits and makes magic with motion graphics while creating campaign deliverables using his master-class working knowledge of software, equipment, social media and service-oriented personality. As COO, he orchestrates our team and assures our high quality standards. Read more about Drew.