What We Do
Our goal is to amplify West Virginia's story to the masses by helping businesses and organizations tell their stories and connect them to the right stakeholders and resources to spread their mission across West Virginia and beyond its borders.
Our goal is to help you achieve yours and provide tools to ensure sustainability.
We amplify your story. We create strategic plans based on your needs. We develop and enhance your digital presence. We create integrated marketing communications campaigns to make West Virginia more attractive for potential business, remote workers looking to improve their work life balance, and to keep our younger generations here for years to come.
You're stronger than you think you are. But if you're anything like me, you need help to take your super power to the next level.
You're in the right place.
If you don't want the fluff and you just want someone to tell you what works,
"Through our partnership with Katie and her team, our digital brand has grown to levels we never thought possible. Our organization transformed from a rudimentary, ineffective approach in branding and marketing, to leading our field with our digital engagement, messaging, brand recognition and identity."
Main Street Fairmont
"Think Katie's work is just for women? Think again. I'm a man (obviously), and my business tripled, too!"
“Always smile before you answer the phone!”
Whether you need to create an email marketing strategy from scratch or want to take your email marketing up a few notches, we’ll work with you to create a package that maximizes your investment and gives you the best return. We will work with you to create quality engaging content that is guaranteed to increase your website traffic and conversions.
As a Certified Constant Contact partner, we can
help you make sense of your marketing. Not only are we an expert in Constant Contact’s marketing
tools, but we have the best practices and knowledge to help you put your ideas into motion through
a holistic marketing approach. Whether you’re looking
for a full-service marketing expert or guidance getting
started, we can help you with the advice and
expertise that’s anything but one-size-fits all.
You want to increase the amount of people seeing your good work and offerings.
Content marketing is all about connecting the right message with the right audience at the right time. And the end goal? Driving profitable customer action.
Our founder, Katie Willard, has spent over 12 years helping businesses and organizations communicate their brands effectively through content marketing.
If you want to provide useful and relevant content to your prospects and customers to help them solve their issues but you don't know where to start, you are in the right place.
You know useful content should be at the core of your marketing.
Your brand helps you determine how to communicate your company’s unique story. Your brand also adds value to your products or services. The stronger your brand, the more likely it is to resonate with consumers. We will work with you to determine your audience personas, competitors, and overall mission and vision for your business to build a brand that attracts and retains loyal customers. From your email signature to your social channels to marketing collateral, we want to make sure your brand stands out from the crowd and is a household name that consumers trust.
You need to create a brand identity from scratch or find a better way to communicate your core messaging & company values.
Is your website out of date and in need of a refresh? Feel like your top navigation menu is cluttered or lacks focus?
We will work with you to create a strategy to align your website with your business goals. This strategy will generate more traffic, increase leads, and showcase a clear and concise brand.
You have useful content to share but don't know how to incorporate into your website.
Are you planning your first major event and need help raising awareness? Do you have an annual event that you want to grow even larger this year? With experience in local, national, and global event planning, from logistics to marketing to evaluation, we will work as an extension of your team to plan the event of the year!
-Marketing and communications strategy and timeline
-Marketing leading up to and after the event
-Posting on social media live from the event
-Event branding and marketing collateral
-Building relationships with key industry partners and stakeholders
You need extra tools and resources to help your team plan an event that's talked about for years to come.
Consulting & Training
From social media basics to email marketing 101 to advanced digital marketing strategy, we have you covered! Whether it’s a one-time training, monthly, or quarterly, The Social Bee will work with your team to make them masters at communicating online. Your staff will walk away feeling confident in their abilities to reach and engage with your online communities.
You need us to operate as an extension of your internal team.
The Social Bee Marketing Agency has completely transformed our branding and marketing efforts in under a year. Through our partnership with Katie and her team, our digital brand has grown to levels we never thought possible. Our organization transformed from a rudimentary, ineffective approach in branding and marketing, to leading our field with our digital engagement, messaging, brand recognition and identity.
No matter what stage your organization is in, you won't find a more valuable partner in the branding and marketing space than the Social Bee Marketing Agency.
Main Street Fairmont
This Is Why We Do What We Do.
Katie is a stellar professional who takes your specific business goals and turns them into accomplishments. I can’t recommend her highly enough for all your social media reach and marketing needs!
⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️
Katie is outstanding. She has been helping me grow my small business. I truly feel like the sky's the limit while working with her.
Ready to Take Your Organization to the Next Level?
Schedule your free one on one consultation at the link below!
lets do this.
Social Media Marketing
Our clients rave about our social media management services. The Social Bee's Founder, Katie Willard, has over 12 years of experience in marketing and communications with a focus in social media marketing. Within those 12 years, Katie has managed and led the strategy behind more than 100 social media accounts for nonprofit, private, small business and state government.
From her love of creating connections with people combined with her creative and strategic thinking skills, Katie knows how to speak to audiences to evoke positive emotional responses and create online communities focused on building quality relationships.
A GOOD FIT FOR YOU IF:
You know you need to build your online presence but don't have the time to manage it.