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Hired Hand's 2015 Year in Review

by Laura Huff | Dec 31, 2015
As 2015 comes to a close, we wanted to take a look back at all the events Hired Hand was able to be a part of over the past year. Every Longhorn and Whitetail activity we attend allows us to connect with our customers and to learn how we can better serve you. Thank you to everyone that helped made our travels a positive experience!



January 17
Molly and Jaymie attended the 2015 Eddie Woods Cowtown Classic Sale, part of the TLBAA Longhorn Weekend. They also provided on-line bidding for the Sale via Hired Hand Live.

Eddie Woods Cowtown Classic

Brittney attended the Deer Breeder’s Corp. New Year’s Auction.

Deer Breeder’s Corp. New Year’s Auction
Brittney with Jade Wilk's, of Wilk's Whitetails, and his Ranch Manager.



January 24
Brittney attended the Texas Top 30.

Texas Top 30



March 13-14
Molly and Jaymie both attended the TLMA’s Legacy Sale.

Legacy Sale
Rene & Steve Azinger, Lazy A Ranch, with ​Jaymie.​

Molly with Mayden Longhorn's Whitney Mayden.
Molly with Mayden Longhorn's Whitney Mayden.

Brittney attended the TDA’s PAC Gala and Superior Genetics Whitetail Deer Sale.

TDA’s PAC Gala and Superior Genetics Whitetail Deer Sale
Brittney setting up the Hired Hand booth for the TDA's PAC Gala & Superior Genetics Whitetail Deer Sale.



March 26-28
Molly and Jaymie attended the Hudson-Valentine Sale and Southeastern Winchester Futurity. The Sale utilized Hired Hand Live so those unable to attend in person were still able to participate.

Hudson Valentine Sale
The hosts: Lorinda Valentine, Mike Willinger, Elizabeth & Bill Hudson, Hudson Longhorns.



April 10-11
Molly and Jaymie attended the Blue Ridge Ranch Texas Longhorn Sale. They also provided the Sale to on-line bidders using Hired Hand Live.

Blue Ridge Ranch Texas Longhorn Sale
John Marshall, host of the Blue Ridge Ranch Texas Longhorn Sale.



April 17-18
Jaymie and Molly attended the Cherry Blossom Sale and the G&G Longhorn Ranch Tours.

CHERRY BLOSSOM SALE
Molly & Jaymie surround Cherry Blossom Sale hostess Ann Gravett, G&G Longhorns​.



April 30-May 2
Molly and Jaymie attended the Red McCombs Sale. The McCombs Sale was another Longhorn event which utilized Hired Hand Live.

Red McCombs Sale
Mr. Red McCombs, Auctioneer Bruce McCarty and Alan Sparger ready to start the sale.
 


May 6-7
Hired Hand for a Day Tour took Molly and Jaymie to Kansas to visit Mike & Debbie Bowman at End of Trail Ranch and Bill & Judy Meredith at Tallgrass Cattle Co.

End of Trail Ranch
Molly and Jaymie with Mike & Debbie Bowman after a day on their ranch.

Tallgrass Cattle Co.
Bill Meridith, Tallgrass Cattle Co. with Molly Clubb.



May 22-23
Molly and Jaymie attended the Millennium Futurity.

Millennium Futurity
Molly with customer Paula Wilkins of JP Ranch, which launched a new website this year!



June 2-6
Jaymie and Molly kicked off the Hired Hand for a Day Tour in Oregon at CR Ranch, owned by Alex Dees and Klampe Cattle Co, owned by Mike and Jill Klampe. While there, they also attended the Fey Ranch Sale and put it on the Internet via Hired Hand Live.

CR Ranch
Alex Dees showing us around CR Ranch in Oregon.

Klampe Cattle Co.
Mike & Jill Klampe, Klampe Cattle Co., with Hired Hand's Molly & Jaymie.

Fey Longhorns
Daniel & Angelina Fey, Fey Longhorns​ were great hosts during their Sale.



June 10-14
Molly and her daughter Calia attended the Dianne Chase Longhorns Scholarship Expo. ​Molly represented Hired Hand as a judge for the writing competition.

 Dianne Chase Longhorns Scholarship Expo.
Calia & Molly pose with Calia's show heifer owned by Taylor Ranch Longhorns.



June 19-20
Jaymie attended the Winchester Futurity of the North with her daughter Paige.

Winchester Futurity of the North
Customers Dan Huntington, 5D Ranch and Nathan Jones, Hoosier Longhorns ​served as the emcee at the Winchester Futurity of the North.



August 7-8
Jaymie and Molly attended both the Rocky Mountain Winchester Futurity and the Rocky Mountain Select Texas Longhorn Sale. During the Sale, Hired Hand Live was up and running for live internet bidding.

Rocky Mountain Select Texas Longhorn Sale
The Seale Ranch team of Gary Lake and Stan Searle hosted the weekend Sale.



August 13-15
Brittney and Jaymie attended the Texas Deer Association’s Annual Convention.

Texas Deer Association’s Annual Convention
Brittney Klein with our new website customers from Broken Arrow Whitetail Ranch.



August 28-29
Molly, Jaymie and Brittney all were able to attend the Deer Breeders Corp. Annual Convention.

 Deer Breeders Corp. Annual Convention
Molly & Jaymie with customer Mike Wood of Madera Bonita Ranch.



August 30
Molly and Jaymie visited Taylor Ranch as part of their Hired Hand for a Day Tour.

Taylor Ranch
A shot of Molly hard at work behind the camera.



September 11-12
Molly and Jaymie attended the Hill Country Heritage Sale and ran Hired Hand Live.

Hill Country Heritage Sale
Hosts Rick & Tracey Friedrich, of River Ranch planned out every detail of their sale weekend.



September 18-19
Jaymie and Molly both attended the Hudson-Valentine Vegas Style Sale.

Hudson-Valentine Vegas Style
Hudson-Valentine Vegas Style Sale hosts Lorinda Valentine of Panther Creek Longhorns and Bill & Elizabeth Hudson of Hudson Longhorns.



October 1-3
Molly and Jaymie attended the Horn Showcase. There, they also broadcast the Sale via Hired Hand Live for bidders to participate on-line.

Horn Showcase
Horn Showcase Sale Chair Tom Smith with Hired Hand customer Tony Mangold.



October 22-24
Molly and Jaymie attended the Longhorn Extravaganza, which included the Longhorn World Championship Sale & Measurement Competition, along with the ITLA Championship Futurity & Show.

Longhorn Extravaganza
TLMA CEO Wes Chancey and TLMA Chairman of the Board, Frank Hevrdejs got the weekend started behind the mic at the Longhorn Extravaganza.



We look forward to another calendar full of events in 2016. Follow along on our blog and our Facebook Page to see where we are each weekend. Interested in brining us to your ranch or event? Just contact us for more information!

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