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Volunteer Time Off

Giving back never felt so good Among the many things we’re grateful for this Thanksgiving at Spawn Ideas are the opportunities we have to give back, both as an agency and as individuals. And this year, we’ve introduced a Volunteer Time Off (VTO) benefit that allows each of us to contribute to a cause we care

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Paw-ternity Policy

Calling all pet owners! At Spawn, we support our staff beyond the walls of our agency, believing that happier people do better work. And we get more than most that pets are a big part of this. That’s why we’ve extended our furlough to our furry four-legged friends with our new Paw-ternity policy! From now on,

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Got Elevation? Meet Spawn Runners Tackling the Lost Lake Run

This year, some of Spawn’s toughest people are tackling one of Alaska’s most iconic races — the Lost Lake Run, near Seward, Alaska. This spectacular, challenging event isn’t your typical run in the park.  Instead, it’s a 15.75-mile course that follows a U.S. Forest Service Trail in the Chugach National Forest toward a peak elevation of

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Bike to Work Day 2019

On May 17th, 11 awesome Spawners (thats almost 1/4 of the office!) participated in Anchorage Bike To Work Day. With over 125 miles commuted, no part of Anchorage was left uncovered by our fast and furious pedaling. The furthest distance recorded was 20 miles, all the way from Rabbit Creek! Ten boss ladies and one strong

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Spawn Book Club: Thanks for the Feedback

At Spawn, we’re always exploring new ways to be the smartest, most creative team in the advertising biz. And one of our sources for inspiration is the Spawn Book Club, a totally voluntary activity that regularly draws nearly half of the Spawn staff to its biweekly meetings. Our current read is: Thanks for the Feedback, by

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Spawn’s First Ever Film Fest!

The Background If you’ve seen our culture video, then you know that the people at Spawn Ideas really love to get outside. And our creative team, in particular, loves to capture our adventures in photo and videos. One Monday, as we watched the videos we’d created during an outing, we started to wonder what our co-workers

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Lisa King Honored for Punching Above Her Weight

At Spawn, we strive to “punch above our weight” every day. That means taking smarts and effort to the next level, and getting big time results for our agency and its clients. This attitude matters to us so much, in fact, that we recognize members who put this vision into action with a coveted “Punch Above

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Big Wins for Spawn at the 2018 Ad Age Small Agency Awards (Woohoo!)

We’re thrilled to announce that Spawn Ideas took home not one, but two major awards at the 2018 Ad Age Small Agency of the Year Awards. Our band of 44 employee-owners was recognized in both regional and national competition. First, with a Silver win as “Small Agency of the Year Northwest.” And second, a national prize,

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Spawn Ideas Recognized in OUTSIDE’S Best Places to Work 2017

Anchorage, Alaska (November 8, 2017) – Spawn Ideas has been selected as one of OUTSIDE’s Best Places to Work 2017. Not only are winning companies great workplaces for employees, but they respect the environment and encourage a balance between work and enjoying life in the great outdoors. “This is our sixth year on Outside Magazine’s best

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Volunteer Time Off

Giving back never felt so good Among the many things we’re grateful for this Thanksgiving at Spawn Ideas are the opportunities we have to give back, both as an agency and as individuals. And this year, we’ve introduced a Volunteer Time Off (VTO) benefit that allows each of us to contribute to a cause we care

read more

Paw-ternity Policy

Calling all pet owners! At Spawn, we support our staff beyond the walls of our agency, believing that happier people do better work. And we get more than most that pets are a big part of this. That’s why we’ve extended our furlough to our furry four-legged friends with our new Paw-ternity policy! From now on,

read more

Got Elevation? Meet Spawn Runners Tackling the Lost Lake Run

This year, some of Spawn’s toughest people are tackling one of Alaska’s most iconic races — the Lost Lake Run, near Seward, Alaska. This spectacular, challenging event isn’t your typical run in the park.  Instead, it’s a 15.75-mile course that follows a U.S. Forest Service Trail in the Chugach National Forest toward a peak elevation of

read more

Bike to Work Day 2019

On May 17th, 11 awesome Spawners (thats almost 1/4 of the office!) participated in Anchorage Bike To Work Day. With over 125 miles commuted, no part of Anchorage was left uncovered by our fast and furious pedaling. The furthest distance recorded was 20 miles, all the way from Rabbit Creek! Ten boss ladies and one strong

read more

Spawn Book Club: Thanks for the Feedback

At Spawn, we’re always exploring new ways to be the smartest, most creative team in the advertising biz. And one of our sources for inspiration is the Spawn Book Club, a totally voluntary activity that regularly draws nearly half of the Spawn staff to its biweekly meetings. Our current read is: Thanks for the Feedback, by

read more

Spawn’s First Ever Film Fest!

The Background If you’ve seen our culture video, then you know that the people at Spawn Ideas really love to get outside. And our creative team, in particular, loves to capture our adventures in photo and videos. One Monday, as we watched the videos we’d created during an outing, we started to wonder what our co-workers

read more

Lisa King Honored for Punching Above Her Weight

At Spawn, we strive to “punch above our weight” every day. That means taking smarts and effort to the next level, and getting big time results for our agency and its clients. This attitude matters to us so much, in fact, that we recognize members who put this vision into action with a coveted “Punch Above

read more

Big Wins for Spawn at the 2018 Ad Age Small Agency Awards (Woohoo!)

We’re thrilled to announce that Spawn Ideas took home not one, but two major awards at the 2018 Ad Age Small Agency of the Year Awards. Our band of 44 employee-owners was recognized in both regional and national competition. First, with a Silver win as “Small Agency of the Year Northwest.” And second, a national prize,

read more

Spawn Ideas Recognized in OUTSIDE’S Best Places to Work 2017

Anchorage, Alaska (November 8, 2017) – Spawn Ideas has been selected as one of OUTSIDE’s Best Places to Work 2017. Not only are winning companies great workplaces for employees, but they respect the environment and encourage a balance between work and enjoying life in the great outdoors. “This is our sixth year on Outside Magazine’s best

read more