CGA 2019Creatives & Businesses

Meet Our Board!

By April 7, 2019 No Comments
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New this year, we have a formal Board! We have a terrific group of professionals all dedicated to making this year’s auction the best ever!

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Aaron Day

Aaron is a co-owner and lead developer of Thrive Web Designs and founder of the Creative Good Auction. He was the organizer of the Boise Graphic Design Group for 7 years. He actively promotes a strong creative community in Boise and giving back to the community. With 19 years of work experience in graphic/web design, programming, marketing, and management with clients large and small, Aaron brings a wealth of knowledge and insight to every project.


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Randy Thaemert

A lover of Idaho’s great outdoors, Randy is an incredibly talented graphic designer that works closely with clients to build their brand through print and web design. He has the unique ability to truly listen to people and develop a strategy that both resonates with that business and produces results. Randy has been the design mastermind of the Creative Good Auction from the start, leveraging his immense creative and branding background to making the Auction a success.


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Paul Carew

Paul is the founder of a full-service agency Carew Co and a lover of creativity, rad design, and Boise. Lured to Idaho in the 1990s by Oliver Russell, a brand marketing agency, he’s helped shape the community’s advertising, branding, and digital scene since then. He struck out on his own nearly 10 years ago and has built Carew Co into a highly-respected Northwest firm. He’s also very active in the community: He’s the founding president of the Idaho chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Artists, an adjunct professor, and a board member for the Better Business Bureau. Paul also owns Wear Boise, located downtown, with his superhero wife, Lisa.


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Seth Ryal-Fernandes

As a social media and marketing specialist, Seth brings to the table crucial skills for any business or organization in today’s highly connected and social landscape. Employed at creative staffing firm Aquent, he enjoys promoting brands effectively and creatively. Seth put his SEO services up for auction at last year’s event and enjoyed it so much that he’s now part of the team!

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Jeremy Ryan

Jeremy is a senior graphic designer and graphic design manager at Scentsy, as well as freelance designer. He does award-winning work for clients big and small, believing good design is a competitive advantage, bridging the gap between the client’s message and their target audience. Jeremy was the co-president of the Idaho chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Artists and remains an active part of Boise’s creative scene.



About aaronbday

Aaron started the Creative Good Auction with Randy Thaemert in 2016, as a unique approach for creative professionals to give back to the community. As the former organizer for the Boise Graphic Design Group (7 years) and an owner of Thrive Web Designs, he is constantly looking for ways to bring designers and businesses together in the Treasure Valley.