About | North by Northwest

NORTH BY NORTHWEST, est. 1990

NXNW is a full-service digital studio focusing on video production, custom photography, and creating integrated digital solutions.

Ferociously determined

We believe that the work we do, and the experience we deliver, should be more than just remarkable. We treat every client as if they are our only client, and we deliver projects that bring their visions to life. And we have a lot of fun along the way!

Remarkably unconventional

We believe in a company philosophy that is unique and extraordinary. High standards of character, creativity and efficiency are important to us. We are unconventional and promise to make your experience fun, easy, and remarkable.


Resourceful versatility

We are more than just the shop with the best gear. Yes, our experiences have given us the opportunity to leverage high tech advancements and state of the art equipment. It is our talent, however, that makes us different. We can operate within visions, budgets and projects of any size and shape.


Ambitiously creative

Every project is personal. Even the smallest projects hold creative opportunities for us. In today’s world, traditional ideas don’t always work. It is our goal to offer ideas to our clients that not only fit their goals, but also create messages that personally connect with their audiences. Whether its through humor, awe, joy, surprise, or others, we hope to produce emotional connections through our unique storytelling styles.


Our People

  • ALL

  • SPOKANE

  • BOISE

  • Kara Rowe
  • CEO/Producer
  • Spokane
  • Dave Tanner
  • Producer/Partner
  • Spokane
  • Randy Kron
  • Producer/Partner
  • Spokane
  • Matt Jaime
  • Producer/Partner
  • Spokane
  • Rich Cowan
  • Partner
  • Spokane
  • Brad Harland
  • CFO
  • Spokane
  • Jeff Noble
  • Director/DP/GM
  • Boise
  • John Eames
  • Director/DP
  • Boise
  • Tomás Guzmán
  • Director/DP
  • Spokane
  • Noah Pasino
  • DP/Support
  • Spokane
  • Steve Simkins
  • Producer/Director
  • Boise
  • Chuck Hurst
  • Producer
  • Boise
  • Julie Grant
  • Producer
  • Boise
  • Ian Loe
  • Producer
  • Spokane
  • Kim Hogberg
  • Producer/Editor
  • Helena
  • Heather Jackson
  • Producer
  • Spokane
  • Kendra Sherrill
  • Producer/Editor
  • Spokane
  • Brad Kaup
  • Editor
  • Boise
  • John Nance
  • Editor
  • Boise
  • Karl Doran
  • Media Director
  • Spokane
  • Tami Rotchford
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Spokane
  • Rendell Burghart
  • Colorist
  • Spokane
  • Ronda Sheldon
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Spokane
  • Danny Heigh
  • Technical Support
  • Spokane
  • Kara Rowe
  • CEO/Producer
  • Spokane
  • Dave Tanner
  • Producer/Partner
  • Spokane
  • Randy Kron
  • Producer/Partner
  • Spokane
  • Matt Jaime
  • Producer/Partner
  • Spokane
  • Rich Cowan
  • Partner
  • Spokane
  • Brad Harland
  • CFO
  • Spokane
  • Tomás Guzmán
  • Director/DP
  • Spokane
  • Noah Pasino
  • DP/Support
  • Spokane
  • Ian Loe
  • Producer
  • Spokane
  • Kim Hogberg
  • Producer/Editor
  • Helena
  • Heather Jackson
  • Producer
  • Spokane
  • Kendra Sherrill
  • Producer/Editor
  • Spokane
  • Karl Doran
  • Media Director
  • Spokane
  • Tami Rotchford
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Spokane
  • Rendell Burghart
  • Colorist
  • Spokane
  • Ronda Sheldon
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Spokane
  • Danny Heigh
  • Technical Support
  • Spokane
  • Jeff Noble
  • Director/DP/GM
  • Boise
  • John Eames
  • Director/DP
  • Boise
  • Steve Simkins
  • Producer/Director
  • Boise
  • Chuck Hurst
  • Producer
  • Boise
  • Julie Grant
  • Producer
  • Boise
  • Brad Kaup
  • Editor
  • Boise
  • John Nance
  • Editor
  • Boise