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Leanne Cook, Senior Director of Marketing for Harbin Clinic and Makervillage advisor, sits down to talk about the role of creativity in marketing.read more
Entrepreneurs. Artisans. Creatives. Are you wanting to propel your vision to the next level? Are you hoping to involve the community in your dream? Crowdfunding expert Alex Lavidge will be hosting a crowdfunding workshop and Q&A at Heritage First Bank on March 8 from 3:30 to 4:30.read more
Things have gotten cheesier in NW Georgia. Speakcheesy was selected as the first recipient of a Makervillage microloan to purchase a food trailer.
Hillery Sawyer served up gourmet grilled cheese concoctions across the Rome area for over a year…without a truck. Through a series of “pop ups” driven by social media and personal referral, the company generated a profit since the first event and built a dedicated following of over 1,500 Facebook fans. In order to share her menu with more customers and build the sustainable business she knew was possible, she needed a vehicle.read more
Mohawk Industries has hired Makervillage to lead design and production of 3D accessories for the Mohawk Group LightLab Design Center.
Makervillage will deliver 3D printed lampshades through a unique partnership with Elm Street Elementary and the Berry College Creative Technologies program. Fifth graders at Elm Street will compete to design lampshades for the LightLab employee cafeteria.read more
Makervillage will offer CO.STARTERS, a nationally renowned platform that helps communities grow local business. The nine-week program equips aspiring entrepreneurs with the insights, relationships, and tools needed to turn business ideas into action.read more