Schilling Cider

The Association of Washington Business is Washington State’s Chamber of Commerce.  AWB and their ad agency Daniels Brown Communications worked with BigHouse to create TV commercials, web films and radio spots to tell these stories. This TV spot featuring Schilling Hard Cider is part of AWB’s inaugural GrowHere media campaign, which promoted the state’s businesses and their proactive environmental practices. The content for these videos was shot by BigHouse in Seattle, Auburn and Sunnyside, Washington. Watch the longer web film and hear the radio spots produced by BigHouse at


From Old To New

This spot profiles Seattle’s Nucor Steel, the state’s oldest and largest recycler. Aside from being very hot (hello – molten steel), the plant is also one of the loudest places in Washington. Kudos to sound mixer Jim Sander for his remarkable work recording interviews and natural sound in a difficult environment. And also to DP Mark Simon for capturing wonderful visual images. You can watch the longer web film about Nucor Steel at


Certified Fair Trade and Empowerment

Featured company Alaffia works tirelessly to empower the people of Togo, West Africa. Through remarkable fair trade relationships, they harvest and process native raw materials such as shea butter and coconut oil.  Alaffia uses those ingredients in their Olympia, WA manufacturing plant to make a popular line of body care products and much more.  Consumers can find Alaffia products at Whole Foods and other retailers as well as online at Alaffia’s devotion to the people of Togo is an extraordinary part of their story. To learn more, watch the “Grow Here” Alaffia web video, also created by BigHouse Production at