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Freyenhagen Construction

Freyenhagen Construction

I first had the opportunity to meet Jeremy Freyenhagen years ago during a business meeting about his marketing efforts; however, I knew of him and his company long before that. Many of the articles I'd written for Magic City Magazine were related to Billings homes...

Seeing Clearly: Bauer & Clausen Optometry

Seeing Clearly: Bauer & Clausen Optometry

I clearly remember the day that I met Dr. David Bauer and Dr. Robin Clausen of Bauer & Clausen Optometry for the first time. I was to come to their office, which certainly seems an easy enough task...until I first parked in the wrong parking lot and then, when I...

Freyenhagen Construction

Freyenhagen Construction

I first had the opportunity to meet Jeremy Freyenhagen years ago during a business meeting about his marketing efforts; however, I knew of him and his company long before that. Many of the articles I'd written for Magic City Magazine were related to Billings homes...

Meeting Yellowstone Kelly

Meeting Yellowstone Kelly

  Okay, so I didn't actually meet Yellowstone Kelly. At least not in the "Hi, my name is Julie, how are you?" sort of way. The man had long been a memory by the time I made my entrance into the world, in fact. I heard of him occasionally and a few years back my...

KOA Newsletter

KOA Newsletter

Widely known as North America's largest system of family-friendly campgrounds, KOA, or Kampgrounds of America, is well known for its distinctive yellow signs found in more than 185 cities and towns across the U.S. and Canada. It may be surprising to some to learn,...

Cody Mural Website

Cody Mural Website

Cody WY - bringing history back with a website. If you were to ask people what they knew about Cody, Wyoming, most of them would likely talk about the man after which it was named: William "Buffalo Bill" Cody. Few, however, would be able to tell you about the history...

Time Savers Article

Time Savers Article

I began my freelance career writing for an award-winning local publication called Magic Magazine. My first article coincided with the 30th anniversary of Roots, and I had the opportunity write about something I'm actually fairly fascinated with: genealogy.  Since that...

LINK Magazine Premiere Issue

LINK Magazine Premiere Issue

In early 2014, not long after I launched Box 117 Creative, I was contacted by the special publications team at the Billings Gazette. Working in conjunction with the Billings Chamber of Commerce, they were in the process of creating a new quarterly publication called...

The Executive Group Website

The Executive Group Website

The Executive Group is a recruitment firm located in Billings, Montana. Working with Echelon Design & Advertising and Webgrain, I had the opportunity to participate in the creation of a new website for the company. This was the first project I completed with The...