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Using Video to Keep Communities Strong, Safe and Connected

This global pandemic is dramatically reshaping many of our lives and communities. As we navigate these challenges, we’ve had a wealth of conversations with our clients, partners, vendors and community members about the shift to video. In order to extend this dialogue, we’re now reaching out to you as a member of our broader community in the hopes of supporting your response.

Keeping Communities Strong, Safe and Connected

At MessageMakers, we recognize the current global health situation and are monitoring it closely for the potential impact on our community, employees, vendors and clients. We’re doing our best to keep everyone safe and healthy in the workplace and minimize disruptions to day-to-day operations, while still attending to our clients’ needs.

Interns… Where Are They Now?

Joseph Orlando was a graphic design intern with us during the summer of 2013.

"The big project I worked on was creating the promotional materials for the 2013 BluesFest," Joseph says. "I did get to work on a lot of smaller projects that helped me hone in on quite a few different aspects of my design skills as well.

A Special Thanks on This Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine's Day to everyone from us here at MessageMakers!

In the spirit Valentine's Day, we wanted to take today to express our love and appreciation to everyone who has supported us over the past 40 years (and counting). To all of our clients we have done business with, thank you.

Video Production Through the Past Decade

We stumbled across an old video production tip sheet and "introduction" to video production resource from a while back (almost exactly 10 years ago) and wanted to compare our decade old video production process to today's. Although some things have changed, such as the technology and distribution methods, the fundamentals of the video production and creative flow have been the same for years.

Pewamo-Westphalia High School Visits MessageMakers!

Pewamo-Westphalia High School came to visit MessageMakers to take a tour of our office, network with us, eat pizza and get some feedback on their PSA short films that they made in groups!

 

We had so much fun showing them around the studio, telling each of them about what we do and explaining all of our video equipment and services.

How to Be The Interviewee

Photo by Sam McGhee on Unsplash

Here at MessageMakers, we interview a lot of people. Quite frankly, it's one of our favorite parts of what we do. We love getting to meet and learn from all different kinds of interesting people. That being said, we understand that talking in front of the camera can be stressful and nerve-wracking, especially if you don't do it very often.

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow…

It's the season of giving! We decided to take a little break from our daily routine to decorate around the office to spread joy and positivity. We believe spreading holiday cheer is important and valuable.

Here are some photos from our day of decorating along with how our staff is planning to celebrate the holidays!

 

 

"I'm going to spend time over the holidays with my family.