Music Video: “Wake Up” Your Kids

MessageMakers is glad to partner with the Verve Pipe to create a music video of its recent live performance of "Wake Up" from A Family Album at the Mid-Michigan Children's Museum. Feel free to use it to wake up the kids in your life.

Quick Tech Tip: Copy Old MS Word Documents Before Opening

Here's another quick tech tip for your Friday.

If your office is like ours, you've upgraded through a few versions of Microsoft Word and have a variety of older (but important) Word documents archived on your servers and in other locations.

File listing showing old file that was automatically resaved by Microsoft Word

I have made the mistake of opening these older documents directly from the server.

Congrats, Old Town: GAMSA Semifinalist!

Our congratulations go to the whole Old Town Lansing community (and the Old Town Commercial Association in particular) for reaching the semifinalist stage of the 2011 Great American Main Street Awards! From the 10 semifinalists, 5 winners will be chosen.

New Year, New Governor

As the new year dawned, Michigan welcomed a new governor and a slate of other officials. MessageMakers was there, helping to produce the festivities.

Immediately following the ceremony, footage was driven down the street to MessageMakers' post-production facilities in Old Town.

The Last Word on 2010

Here’s to a bright new year and a happy farewell to the old, to the new things yet to come and to the memories that we hold! Let’s take a trip down memory lane and give 2010 one last tribute.


The New Year began with resolutions, cold weather and the world’s heart reaching out to Haiti after the devastating earthquake.