Small-town Specialist | Video production + Social media + Web design + graphic design

Tired of doing the same old things? Tired of the recycled or outdated approaches that permeate small-town marketing today? Gregg McLachlan's clients are rural nonprofits and small-town businesses who want to stand out not blend in. From his small-town studio in Norfolk County, Ontario, he pursues creative disruption to help clients move past the status quo that inevitably leads to decline. Call: 519.429.3729 or email

Professional video production services that help rural small businesses and nonprofits tell memorable brand stories

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“Not often does a plan come together smoothly, effortlessly and timely — Gregg effortlessly created an exact image of the video that I imagined playing out. The video has increased business!”
“The compliments I have received on my video have really shown the power of a professionally produced video for showing customers my art studio and business and getting to know me and my passion for what I do.”
Joseph Panacci, Panacci Pottery
“Working with Gregg on the filming of The Field Biologist video was a great experience. Gregg was able to help us tell a story that was compelling, visually appealing and overall very impactful!”
Jody Allair, biologist and science educator, Bird Studies Canada
“So glad we decided to get with it and invest in your professional videos. We are having a great response!”
Lisa Engelhardt Robinson, My Top Drawer

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Gregg’s latest articles on marketing, web design, small business videos and social media

Hiring an expert and then telling them what to do is a recipe for failure

April 13th, 2016|Comments Off on Hiring an expert and then telling them what to do is a recipe for failure

There's an old saying that 'Everyone is an expert.' Have you ever hired an expert, listened to their expertise and guidance, and then gone completely against their advice, telling them instead how it should be [...]

Stop using social media like a megaphone

April 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on Stop using social media like a megaphone

One of the common mistakes that organizations and small businesses make on social media is using channels as if they were megaphones. They flick a switch. Shout out their message. Turn off the switch. And [...]

If you’re too scared to have your face appear in a small business video, you need to read this

March 28th, 2016|Comments Off on If you’re too scared to have your face appear in a small business video, you need to read this

When you shoot professional small-town small business videos, like I do, there's two common phrases I hear often from business owners. The first goes like this: "But... I don't want my face to be seen!" The [...]

What Clients Say

“There’s no comparison between my old resume that I did myself and the professional resume that Gregg created for me. Now it’s exciting to read about myself. It’s really going to help me get my foot in the door for interviews.”
Joe Walters, Hagersville
“Gregg draws out the very best in people, and reminds us of our most important qualities, we are ‘people’ persons. I plan to use Gregg for my advertising needs now and in the future. Gregg is key to my success.”
Molly Bentley, ReMax Twin City Realty, Brantford
“We chose WorkCabin Communications to design a website for our annual Green Expo trade show and were thrilled with the results. Gregg was in constant contact with us from conception to completion, giving us daily updates and ensuring we got the website we were looking for. Any questions we had were promptly answered both during the initial design process and after the site went live. Working with WorkCabin Communications on this project was truly a great experience and we definitely recommend them!”
Peterborough Green-Up, Peterborough
“Gregg was great to work with throughout my website development. He helped me understand some of the basics so that I can manage the website on my own. Very helpful to a small business owner!”
Ashley Beeton, Naturopathic Doctor, Simcoe