Skip to main content

News from October 2009

By October 1, 2009December 22nd, 2017archive

:: Serving up high quality digital spice ::

Big or small, we have you covered!

intro graphic

Recently Peppershock worked on a documentary in McCall, Idaho. The producers of this documentary were from L.A., and they came with star power. Harrison Ford, (yes, Hans Solo himself) and his production crew found Peppershock through the Idaho Film Office and contracted us to co-produce a short documentary on the history and future of aviation. The documentary will debut during a gala event honoring Mr. Ford at the WINGS Over the Rockies Museum in Denver and then will be displayed at the museum (a part of the Smithsonian Institute). Peppershock was honored to be a part of this amazing production.

Peppershock can bring this type of quality work to your business as well. Regardless if you are Harrison Ford or Joe Smith, Peppershock can create something that works using our valuable in-house resources and relationships developed throughout the valley and nation.

click here to view more photos from the shoot

divider bar

Peppershock’s 6th Annual Shocktoberfest


When: Friday, October 9th 4pm-8pm
Where: Peppershock

It’s that time again. Find a costume and get ready to have some fun with the Peppershock crew. There will be treats, prizes and a great chance to check out what we have been doing this year. See you there!

divider bar

3rd Annual Pix Gala

Pix Gala

When: Saturday, October 24th 7-11pm

Where: The Hampton Inn and Suites, Idaho Center in Nampa.

Join us for a night of entertainment and fun in support of a visual performing arts venue and educational facility. The gala is themed after “The Wizard of Oz” in honor of the 70th anniversary. Also be sure to check out our online auction at the auctions runs from October 5th – 26th.

If you would like to sponsor this event, donate something or attend please call (208) 461-7469 or e-mail

divider bar

Shocking Testimonial

RedRock Video

“Just wanted to say great job on the video. Had great feedback and overall response. Just wanted to let you know that you did great and we are happy with the impact it had. ”

– Jessie Fisher
Red Rock Wildland Fire Systems

divider bar

New Staff!


Peppershock welcomes:
Lisa Wilson, Senior Account Manager

Lisa is an accomplished marketing professional with over 20 years experience in the advertising and marketing field. Areas of expertise include account management, creative development, strategic planning, budget planning/administration and client services. She has worked with a number of area creative firms and has 10 years experience with a Fortune 500 company as a Consumer Promotions Manager. Lisa’s work experience includes clients such as the H.J. Heinz Company, Ore-Ida Foods, Inc. the Las Vegas Grand Prix, Tamarack Resort and the National Beef Council.

divider bar

Intern Opportunity


We are looking for new students who wish to learn about and contribute to the workings of our creative services firm. Students will be an integral part working with all that makes up Peppershock. Interning is an invaluable opportunity that goes far beyond the classroom. If you or someone you know is interested in learning by doing, please contact Shane at (208) 461-5070 or

divider bar

Peppershock Shoots Video for ESGR


Rhea and Drew Allen attended ESGR’s Boss Lift event on July 23rd and 24th. Drew went as a producer (he got to fly and shoot from a Black Hawk) Rhea as a participant. Boss Lift is an ESGR program designed to promote cooperation and understanding between Reserve component members and their civilian employers and to assist in the resolution of conflicts arising from an employee’s military commitment.

divider bar

:: Marketing Gem of the Month ::

The Reciprocal Roles of Business and Community

An investment in interpersonal relationships between your business and your customers is a sure way to cement roots in the community you thrive in. Investing in your company’s legacy will ensure the longevity of your brand. By becoming synonymous with your trade, by installing yourself and your staff as pillars in your community you can become the frontrunner in your market. Your brand gains the notoriety of being the brand people look for when they need your services or goods. This can be achieved by sponsoring and/or volunteering for charitable causes that benefit your local community or uphold the values of your citizenry. Your brand’s legacy will be strengthened and nurtured. As your works continue, more people will be encouraged to work with you, and that sense of community spirit will carry over to the business you conduct. The result will be a customer and community base that takes as much pride in your success as you do. When people feel invested in your brand’s success, they feel included in your achievements, making them more likely to bring you more business. And when you have become invested in your community, you will have vital insight to the community and customer base as it grows and changes around you.

In the end, it comes down to making the professional personal: by taking a professional interest in the well being of your customers and community, and ensuring those same customers take a personal interest in seeing your brand’s legacy become part of their community. The rewards you reap from these interpersonal relationships are reciprocal. Small business brands live and die with the community they start and come up in; to ensure the life of your business, you must take personal stock in the community that supports you.

divider bar

“We Blog Idaho” is an extension of Peppershock Media Productions. It is a culmination of businesses we help promote, the organizations and events we’re involved in as well as fun info about new and traditional media, technology, advertising, etc. We feature a different business every month with an article, interview clips, images and podcast audio available for download. Be sure to check the events calendar; we’ll be posting a variety of newsworthy, business-related, and charitable events. Our goal is to create a community of readers and connect people together.
Opportunities are available for both content production and advertising. Introductory rates are available! Contact us to find out more!

divider bar



Idaho Screenwriters Group

When: Tue, October 20, 6:30pm – 6:30pm

Where: Idaho Pizza, 6840 N Glenwood Street, Boise, ID 83714

For more information please contact Sherry A.E. Cann: / Cell (208) 871-4501

Boise Young Professionals Logo

Boise Young Professionals Logo

BYP Annual Celebration – Hollywood

When: Fri, October 23, 5:30pm – 10:00pm

Where: The Grove Hotel

Come join your fellow BYP members as we celebrate 3 years of success. This years Annual Celebration being held at the Grove Hotel will start with a walk down the Red Carpet as we enter Hollywood. The night will begin with a silent auction, with proceeds going to further expand BYP’s mission of connecting, empowering, and engaging young professionals in the Treasure Valley. A night in Hollywood will top off with awards being handed out to the Young Professional of the Year, and Next Generation Place to Work. Like all Hollywood awards, the after party will be one to remember with live music and dancing. Tickets will go on sale soon!
Call 472-5258 for sponsorship information!
Click here to register!

divider bar

Peppershock provides: creative/marketing/advertising services for Idaho & the entire Northwest.

Peppershock was nominated for:

:: The Better Business Bureau “Integrity Counts”    Award in 2005, 2007 and 2008 and 2009

:: The Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce “Small    Business of the Year” in 2007, and 2008

:: Peppershock has also received the !nspire
Award 2005

:: The Telly Award 2006!

:: 1st Place Idaho Press Club Award, PSA    Campaign 2008

Contact our office for a complimentary consultation to discuss your next project. We offer HD video production, interactive media, web design, graphic design and advertising services.

Peppershock Media Productions, LLC is located in Nampa, the heart of the Treasure Valley, near Boise, Idaho. Peppershock has been locally owned & operated since 2003.

Peppershock Media Productions, LLC… serving up high quality digital spice!

:: 208.461.5070 ::

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.