Local Impact founder BG Hamrick is a recognized expert and strategist in digital marketing. He’s a successful marketing agency owner, speaker and author.
He brings 17 years in marketing experience. BG creates opportunities everywhere to share his digital strategy and methodology to marketers and business owners.
This podcast is designed to bring real world examples of people, organizations and events making an impact in their community. As a resident and business owner in the region, BG highlights the faces and places that make our area a great place to live.
Jerill Vance - Appalachian Heritage Woodshop
Jerill Vance is talking about season two of The Appalachian Heritage Woodshop TV Show. We discuss the importance of Appalachian history and staying connected to our roots.
Stream SEASON ONE of The Appalachian Heritage Woodshop: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCz-B7bFYH02Hn8HuxhueRBw/videos
Shop Jerill's completed works and blueprints: https://shop.appalachianheritagewoodshop.com/
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Carol Legg - 4 The Boys Farm
Carol Legg is a Beekeeper and Hemp Farmer at 4 The Boys Farm in Crawley West Virginia.
Carol, BG, & Whitney talk about the importance of our bees, how Carol keeps her bees, & how she's helping to save bees in her local area. We also talk about hemp, its uses, misconceptions, & how we can help Carol & other farmers in our local area.
To connect with Carol, learn more about the farm, or shop their products, visit their Facebook page.
Kelli Talbott and Jason Ferrebee - American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Kelli Talbott and Jason Ferebee of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's West Virginia Chapter stop by to talk about some important subjects.
Resources in WV for suicide survivors and those at risk
Events to join
And Ways you can help the AFSP.
Kelli Caseman - Think Kids
Kelli Caseman, the Executive Director and founding member of Think Kids stops by the podcast this week. We talk about what they are doing to keep all kids healthy, happy, and inspired to do great things in the state of WV.
Learn more about Think Kids: http://thinkkidswv.org/.
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Reach out to Kelli for more information on how to get involved by emailing email@example.com
Dr. Marc Ellison - West Virginia Autism Training Center at Marshall. University
Dr. Marc Ellison from Marshall University's West Virginia Autism Training Center stops by to talk about what they're doing for Marshall students and throughout WV.
Dr. Ellison also talks about ending the Autism stigma, and what we can do to help!
For more info and to stay up to date on new events visit WVATC's Facebook page and website.
For more info, to apply for services, or volunteer to offer services, email:
Sara Knight - Sweet Julia Grace Foundation
Sara Knight Founder, President of the Sweet Julia Grace Foundation, and most importantly Julia Grace’s momma, joins BG & Whitney on the podcast to discuss the work they're doing in Virginia & West Virginia.