Entries by Scott Koon

Video for Mobile Devices

If you think about it, it’s almost science fiction… To think that we can consistently, successfully, and frequently watch high quality, engaging, and useful video on your phone or other mobile devices. I mean, when I was a kid that was something only Captain Kirk could do. Yet, here we are and the mobile phenomenon […]

More Website Visits with Online Video

As the significance and necessity of content marketing and strategic online ad placement become more and more important for business growth, so too does the necessity for effective online video. A recent study by MediaMind indicated that “rich media and video boost metrics on both the direct response and branding sides. Rich media and video […]

Promotional Video for Website Success

What’s the best way to promote your existing, new, or upcoming website? The answer is easy. It’s with a great identity and creative online video. Here’s an example. Recently, we produced a short promotional video for the progressive city of Bridgeport, West Virginia. The video was part of a campaign to promote the brand new […]

WV Department of Commerce Video Production

West Virginia Development Office – Department of Commerce Film and :30 Commercial Pikewood Creative had the pleasure of working with Stonewall Group and the West Virginia Department of Commerce in the summer of 2011 to complete a business development video and :30 commercial to use in their business recruiting efforts, showcasing why West Virginia is […]

A Young Gun Video Producer

Pikewood Creative’s Executive Producer, Dan Lohmann, has been honored by West Virginia Executive magazine as one of the members of the Young Guns Class of 2012. Lohmann has been the Executive Producer at Pikewood Creative for the last eight years, creating videos and commercials for a wide range of clients.  Earlier this year, Lohmann was […]

5 Reasons You Should Use WordPress as Your CMS

What once was a simple blogging platform is now a rich content management system used by millions of websites around the world and big brands including CNN, People Magazine, and Ford. The ease of use and flexibility of WordPress make it the obvious choice for your website content management system. Here are 5 reasons you […]

Emmy® Award Winning Television Commercials

United Bank is a long time client of Pikewood Creative, and is the main sponsor of West Virginia University athletics. To kick off the 2010 WVU football season, Pikewood produced a TV commercial titled “Anticipation.” The spot aired in West Virginia at the beginning of the football season and became popular on social media outlets […]

2 Reasons for Websites with Content Management Systems

A recent report from W3Techs shows that 71.5% of websites out there today are still not taking advantage of content management. That’s a shocking number when you consider the importance of using your website to promote your business or organization and generate more leads. You must work to be up-to-date, relevant, and produce great content. […]

What is a corporate video?

If your involved in the business world, it’s safe to say you’ve probably heard the term “corporate video” used before.  And based on the title, most of us would assume “it’s a video about a corporation”.  Good so far, right? But what do you do with a video about a corporation? And why do you […]

Print • Top 3 Reasons to Update your Logo

I speak about the importance of a good company logo all the time and the relevance it has on the perception of your business. Many companies have gone through various logo changes through their decades long histories, for example: Pepsi, Apple, Coke-Cola, etc… The question is why and when did they change their logo? Even […]