She is the word on the street.
She is the word on the street.
high-level copywriter + creative director

The answer to: "Who writes this stuff?"

When entrepreneurs and enterprises want (magic) words that work, they fly with Jessica Holmes. A brand storyteller with over 17 years of dynamic ad agency and freelance marketing experience, she's a hit maker. A dream shaper. An uncommon copywriter and creative unicorn with live storytelling and stand-up comedy chops, she knows the power of words to shape brands and make waves. She’s the idea-maker and voice behind note-worthy campaigns, concepts, and copy that really speak to people and sell. Based in Boise, Idaho, Jessica Holmes is now open for freelance copywriting nationwide.

Street Cred

Rockies Advertising Awards (20+ gold & silver) 

Story Story Night (co-founder, OG creative director & emcee) 

TEDxBoise & keynote speaker 

Boise’s Funniest Person (standup comedy competition)

Best Invitee to Your Next Cocktail Party (Boise Weekly’s Best of Boise issue) 

Accomplished Under 40

English Lit degree – The College of Idaho (cum laude w/ departmental honors)

Projects

Ads • Annual Reports • Apps • Animated Explainers • Banner Ads • Billboards • Brochures • Branding • Brand Guides • Catalogues • Client Pitches • Complete Campaigns • Concepts • Creative Briefs • Creative Direction • Digital Campaigns • Direct Mail • Email Campaigns • Landing Pages • Naming • Newsletters • Outdoor • Postcards • Posters • Press Kits • Print • Radio Spots • SEO • Slogans • Social Media Campaigns • Taglines • Themes • TV Spots • Video Scripts • Websites • Writing for UX/UI Design

PUT IT IN INK c/o WORD UP, HOLMES.
PUT IT IN INK c/o WORD UP, HOLMES.

Words fail you?

Not me. Hire a legit voice maker for brands and beyond. 

    Caitlin Copple

    "she gets us & is values-aligned"

    Jess is hands-down the best copywriter in Boise. We hired Jess to refine & perfect our brand voice at Full Swing PR.

    John Liebenthal

    "one of the best & most versatile writers"

    She comes up with fresh and engaging ideas, has a great storytelling style, has a fun voice, & can knock out detailed copy of all types with meticulous precision.

    Word nerd in every dimension.

    bio + portfolio site:
    wordupholmes.com

    send word:
    jessica@wordupholmes.com