NWGA Stories: Lisa Ingram’s Hand-built Business

NWGA Stories: Lisa Ingram’s Hand-built Business

“You can make useful things in less than ideal circumstances.” Special thanks to Lisa for allowing us to peek inside her business and craft. We’re honored to share such an inspiring story, and we hope it will influence others with the passion and...
Meet Pete McPherson, VP of Makervillage

Meet Pete McPherson, VP of Makervillage

Have you seen those Facebook posts where your friends share their first job? Or a full list of every job they’ve ever had? These lists usually include bagging groceries, washing cars, delivering pizzas, paper routes, etc. These are fun to look at on Facebook,...
Leanne Cook: The Creative Collaborator

Leanne Cook: The Creative Collaborator

When I say Creative Director, you think Donald Draper of Mad Men. When I say Medical Marketing, you think of Microsoft Word flyer templates. However, when I pair the role of Creative Director with the genre of Medical Marketing, you are entirely unsure what to think....
Speakcheesy receives MakeBank Loan for Food Trailer

Speakcheesy receives MakeBank Loan for Food Trailer

Things have gotten cheesier in NW Georgia. Speakcheesy was selected as the first recipient of a $6,000 microloan from Makervillage to purchase a food trailer. Hillery Sawyer served up gourmet grilled cheese concoctions across the Rome area for over a...
Layton Roberts: Changing the World Through Entrepreneurship

Layton Roberts: Changing the World Through Entrepreneurship

Makervillage is supported by an assortment of amazing individuals and businesses. Today we feature a glimpse into the life of one of our advisors, and a great local entrepreneur, Layton Roberts. A staffing agency. An art collection. A degree in Molecular and...
Welcome Louie Spivak, Makervillage Intern

Welcome Louie Spivak, Makervillage Intern

Makervillage Inc. is pleased to introduce our intern, Louie Spivak. This soon-to-be Berry grad is passionate about the creative process and it is evident in his design, his writing, and more generally, his life.  He is studying public relations at Berry, with minors...