Mini Documentary-Don Middlebrook

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3EjoUDio-E Mini Documentary on Don Middlebrook and the Pearl Divers Mini Documentary-Don Middlebrook is a Michigan Musicians that focuses on his love for Trop-Rock Music. Don is known as 'Michigan’s Resident Beach Boy'. In 1991, Don began a musical quest up and down the west coast of Michigan with little idea of where it might [...]

Real World K-9 Training

To provide top class dogs to law enforcement and military dog teams, that are trained and prepared for the toughest tasks that the real world has in store.

Dentist Supports Local Business

Dentist Supports Local Business at Mecosta County Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. Robert R. Scharp, D.D.S, Big Rapids Dental Health Care and Duane Weed, DW Video combined efforts to support local businesses by having them share who they are and what they do. Dentist Supports Local Dentist Supports Local Business: Dr. Scharp opened [...]

Germanfest Fun in Big Rapids

Germanfest Fun in Big Rapids St. Peter's Lutheran Church has been hosting the Germanfest since 2006. Featuring real German food, imported Bier and Wein, and German Music for the guest to enjoy dancing and fun under a 20,000 square foot tent. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KC3NfABeFII Germanfest Fun in Big Rapids St. Peter's is located at 408 W Bellevue [...]

Networking Bourbon Cigars

Networking Bourbon Cigars - Business networking group in Grand Rapids Michigan meets on a bi-weekly basis at Grand River Cigar Lounge. This Meet-Up group meets Tuesdays 4-6:30pm to enjoy a good Bourbon, a Cigar and to talk Business. Feature your business by contacting Duane. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwqwvLLXpGk West Michigan Businesses Video Producer Duane Weed stopped in and [...]

Michigan Basement Sessions

Michigan Basement Sessions is actually called MI Basement Sessions because Producer/Director Duane Weed loves how the MI says MY. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0BKlsx6b7A WHY MI Basement Sessions MI Basement Sessions, is short for Michigan Basement Sessions. Duane has a small recording studio in his basement. This is where musicians come to communicate. The form of communication normally found [...]

Mecosta County Conference Center

Mecosta County Conference Center is a group of hotels servicing Mecosta County, which is located right in the heart of Michigan's Nature's Playground. The area is also perfect for holding your conference, seminar and special event like weddings and expo's. Looking to accommodate an intimate group of a few guests up to larger groups of [...]

Red Wings great Ted Lindsay

https://youtu.be/2w7XdNqQ9Ts Interview with Ted Lindsay Red Wing great Ted Linsay dies at the age of 93 on March 4, 2019. While doing a series of videos for Mackinaw, St. Ignace Duane had an opportunity to interview one of the Red Wings great, Mr. Ted Lindsay. "What a nice humble man" states Duane. Facts on Ted [...]

Shop with a Cop Fremont Michigan

Shop with a Cop Fremont Michigan Shop with a Cop Fremont Michigan is an annual event put on by the Fremont Police Department. The purpose of the Shop with a Cop event is to create a positive relationships between youth and officers. Young kids are selected each year based on need to shop at the [...]

Autumn arrives in Montcalm County Michigan

https://youtu.be/CkZ6T61sh3w Autumn arrives in Montcalm County Michigan - a visual tour Autumn arrives in Montcalm County Michigan. What a great time to see dynamic colors along our highways, backyards and throughout the county. Video producers Duane Weed and Frank Krywicki are producing a documentary entitled: Discover Montcalm.  Discover Montcalm will take a deep dive into [...]

Heating and Cooling

https://youtu.be/is_Fv5mKryM Welcome Greg Fullmer of Fullmer and Sons Heating and Cooling-Big Rapids Heating and Cooling Company.   Located in Big Rapids is a family run Heating and Cooling business run by the Fullmer family, Greg Fullmer shares his local story. For more information contact Fullmer and Sons Heating and Cooling of Big Rapids at 231-796-3403. [...]

Michigan Made EZ Bannerz

https://youtu.be/6VM8P_GnEdc Michigan Made EZ Bannerz Michigan Made EZ Bannerz  is a system to safely install and remove banners and was invented by Cal Peters from Caledonia Michigan.  You can now safely install and remove banners with an innovative product by EZ Bannerz and did I mention the pole system is made in Michigan.. According to Cals website, "The [...]

Make The Right Move

https://youtu.be/RQf6Q_Ligmw John Rice is a Real Estate agent from Caledonia Michigan and the author of Make The Right Move. The book has the answers to 30 questions you need to know to maximize your real estate dollar covers the following topics – What is the first step to buying a home in today’s market?   I’ve [...]

Grand Rapids Innovation

Grand Rapids Innovation https://youtu.be/e9DV4b3TRw8 Grand Rapids Innovation shows at the Grand Rapids Inventors Network meetings held at the Western Michigan University Beltline Campus. At one of their meetings, Amway's President Doug DeVos shared the early years of Amway and the spirit of Grand Rapids Innovation. The Grand Rapids Inventors Network based in West Michigan is a regional non-profit organization [...]

Creative Ideas

https://youtu.be/LAMF5ya5M7c Creative Ideas is the core component to KJM Productions.  KJM Productions life as an Advertising Agency in Mt. Pleasant Michigan. KJM Productions was founded almost 30 years ago by Kathy Murphy, who had previously worked in television ad sales at a CBS affiliate in Cadillac, Michigan.  There, Kathy discovered her creative flair for developing visual [...]

Patent and Trademark Office

https://youtu.be/RNeBp4q4L7E Buy Local Michigan welcomes Dr. Christal Sheppard from the United States Patent and Trademark Office to the show. Dr. Christal Sheppard works at the United States Patent and Trademark office has a location in Detroit Michigan. From the Wikipedia website, "The United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO or USPTO) is an agency in the [...]

Buying Local

Buying Local in Michigan does so much for each and every community. Help BUILD UP your community by supporting the hard working individuals that offer you wonderful products and services.  People that give back to their community and are there to help others. According to the American Independent Business Alliance, "On average, 48 percent of each [...]

Business-Leadership Coaching

https://youtu.be/x18LGPZAiT8 Business-Leadership Coaching Michelle Steffes , CPLC owner and President of IPV Consulting provides Business-Leadership Coaching to Grand Rapids and all Michigan.  Michelle's main message revolves around: Restoring INTEGRITY, Empowering PEOPLE and Awakening VISION. IPV Consulting services is located in Byron Center and provides 'Business Coaching Services' to Michigan companies and beyond.  Contact Michelle at 616 805 [...]

IT Resource

https://youtu.be/Iq30kayEaT0 Grand Rapids Information Technology Services are being handled by a West Michigan company called IT Resource.  IT Resource works with small businesses to larger corporations.  They have what it takes to implement the right technology plan for you. Serving Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Grand Haven, Battle Creek, Holland, Kalamazoo, Traverse City, Chicago and even moving into the global market. Gary [...]

Business Speakers Bureau

https://youtu.be/u09R9MQXrfo Michigan Business Speakers Bureau was founded by David Pace the President of Business Speakers Bureau and the David Pace Agency. David's vision was organized in 1995 when he realized there was a need in the market place for an agency to support companies, associations and organizations were finding and selecting high quality speaking professionals, business [...]

Buy Local Michigan 365 is a movement geared at promoting Michigan businesses through the power of affordable video Storytelling. Buying Local is  more than just a day, it is all year. Book your Michigan Business Spotlight Video today – or call 231-250-9624.

Michigan Communities that support local businesses directly impact their local economy.  It creates more jobs and provides communities more resources than ever before. It’s about you, your business and your brand.  The Michigan Storytellers at Buy Local Michigan work closely with you to tell your story.

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Engaging and drawing customers and prospects to your business is the drive behind our BLM Business Spotlight Videos.  We know your brand message needs to be consistent through out all of your content. While taking your brand to new heights we focus on what is most important to your customers. What is your business vision today and into the future?

Engage your prospects and customers with a series of videos that talk about your brand, the services you offer and the people that make it happen.

Buy Local Michigan 365 – it is really all about your business

People want to do business with people they know and trust.  Our videos share your brand and personality.

Michigan Storytellers Duane Weed and Frank Krywicki learn about you through communication, then we do what some call ‘our magic’.  We call it storytelling, states Duane. “Everyone has that story and through our talents we tell it. Does not get any simpler than that.  Take a moment and call Duane at 231-250-9624 to learn how you can get a series of videos produced and save money!