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OUR STORY

Hey! So Glad You're Here. 

Derik Hines is a creative entrepreneur who is deeply passionate about the media industry. With a talent for filming and editing, he founded Stories to Savor (STS) in 2017 after being inspired by his work with Oprah Winfrey. STS is a one-stop-shop for small businesses looking to elevate their digital presence through high-quality video content, social media marketing, and web design. Derik and his team bring a unique perspective to every project, crafting custom content that tells each client's story in a visually stunning and engaging way. With his exceptional skills and dedication to his craft, Derik Hines is making waves in the media industry and helping small businesses thrive.

The Media Rescue Unit

At STS, we understand the importance of video content and photography for small and local businesses. That's why we're here as your "media rescue unit" - providing assistance for companies looking to grow. We believe that you deserve to raise awareness for your product or establishment and your customers deserve a way to stay connected with your current and future endeavors.

 

In addition to video content creation and photography, we also offer Social Media Marketing services for your business. Social Media is an essential element for business growth as it provides online exposure to a larger audience. By leveraging social media, you can scale your business and reach more people who relate to what your company is all about. Let us help you put your business in front of the right audience and take it to the next level.

Who Are We

OVERVIEW & GOALS

At Stories to Savor, we are dedicated to supporting Addie Anderson, Owner of Begin Within in her mission to help showcase their commitment to helping clients achieve their goals. Our services are designed to capture the essence of her and her colleagues message and enhance their outreach through powerful visual storytelling.

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GOALS:

  • Professional Filming: Creating four 1.5-minute compelling videos
     

  • Highlight Key Messages: Feature Addie Anderson and her team members' key messages.
     

  • Showcase Charismatic Delivery: Emphasize the charismatic delivery and expertise of each team member.

Through our tailored services, we aim to elevate Addie Anderson and her company Begin Within, helping her and her team connect with their audience on a profound level and inspire meaningful change.

We look forward to discussing these plans in more detail and are excited about the possibility of bringing these visions to life, ensuring that the digital reflection of your counseling and coaching services resonates with the vibrant spirit of its real-world presence.

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SCOPE OF SERVICES

At Stories to Savor, we will provide professional filming and video production services for Begin Within. This includes creating four 1.5-minute compelling videos that highlight Addie Anderson and her team members' key messages, showcasing their charismatic delivery and expertise in psychotherapy.

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The Journey | The Process | The Timeframe

Filming Dates:

  • Pre-Event Consultation: Filming will commence as soon as Addie Anderson commits to using Stories to Savor as her production team. We will provide a teleprompter to assist with the dialogue for her colleagues.

 

Final Products:

  • Full-Length Video: Four 1.5-minute videos featuring Addie Anderson and ehr three colleagues, highlighting their discussion about the business and the value they bring to the team. 

Completion Timeline:

  • Initial Review: There will be two revisions before the final edit is completed. 

  • Final Edit: The completed and polished four 1.5-minute videos will be delivered within 30 business days post-event.

Additional Considerations:

  • Travel and Logistics: Filming will take place in Oak Park at Addie Anderson's office.

  • Coordination: We will coordinate closely with Addie and her team to ensure a smooth filming process.

  • Future Marketing: To maximize the impact of these videos, consider leveraging our social media marketing plans to increase clientele and enhance your online presence.

Please rest assured, our commitment to excellence and attention to detail will guide us in delivering a final product that exceeds expectations and celebrates the legacy and future of your businesses.

PROJECT BUDGET BREAKDOWN

Consultation: This step involves an initial consultation to discuss Begin Within's goals and objectives: $175. 

1.  Premiere Package:

  • Price: $1,400

    • Tailored for essential yet comprehensive coverage, this package includes:

      • Filming: One camera setup

      • Audio: Microphone for clear audio

      • Videos: Four 1-minute videos

      • Content: Team members speaking directly to the camera with no additional footage

      • Teleprompter: Included for easy script delivery

      • Includes Consultation fee

2. Signature Package:

  • Price: $1,800

    • The Signature Package builds upon the Premiere package with added depth, including:

      • Videos: Four 1.5-minute videos

      • Graphics: Custom Graphics and text overlays to enhance the videos

      • Includes Consultation fee

3. Ultimate Legacy Package:

  • Price: $2,400

    • The Ultimate Legacy Package builds upon the Signature package and it includes:​

      • Additional Footage: Includes B-roll footage to support each video

      • Logo: 1 Motion Logo at the beginning and end of each video

      • Includes Consultation fee

4. Pinnacle Experience Package:​

  • Price: $3,200

    • The Pinnacle Experience Package builds upon the Ultimate package and it includes:​

      • Enhanced Production: Professional lighting, background music, and animated transitions.

      • Additional Motion Graphics: Information at the end of video where your customers/clients can reach you: email address, website, and any of your social media platform tags you're on.

  • FLEXIBLE PAYMENT PLANS

    • Split Payment Options for Premiere & Signature Packages only: 40% upfront and 60% one week before event.

    • Split Payment Option for Ultimate & Pinnacle Packages only: 60% upfront and 40% on completion​.

  • For leading the preaching, STS Crew will be present for 3 hours including setup and strike (tear-down) time. 

PROJECT TIMELINE

Our project timeline is designed to ensure timely delivery of high-quality content while accommodating the diverse needs of each package. The timeline for video deliverables will be completed in 3-4 weeks. Financially, we require a 40% upfront payment to secure our services and a 60% remaining balance paid before the event for both the Premiere & Signature. A 60% upfront payment to secure our services, with the final 40% payment due upon completion of the project to ensuring a smooth and efficient workflow of your event for the Ultimate & Pinnacle Packages.

 

Stories to Savor is committed to maintaining clear communication, meeting project milestones, and ensuring the highest quality production to create impactful work for organization.

At Stories to Savor, we are dedicated to creating narratives that touch the heart, capturing the moments that define and honor the human spirit. We approach each event with a sense of humility for the trust granted upon us and with excitement for the opportunity to document such a significant milestone as your videos for your you and your colleagues that represent what your company means to them and what your company is all about. To us, creating these videos for Begin Within is more than just an assignment; it is a crucial opportunity to highlight the impact and achievements of your team. We are deeply committed to ensuring that every frame narrates a story that is memorable and cherished.

 

Our commitment extends beyond the camera; we view this partnership as an opportunity to unlock future possibilities, a reflection of the strength of community and the beginning of a journey marked by mutual achievements.

Once we have your approval, we will have an Agreement Letter email sent for signing with the final total amount. The Agreement Letter will have:

YOUR NAME | PROJECT DUE DATE | STATEMENT DATE | TOTAL COST AMOUNT | POSITION | SIGN & DATE

We are eager to embark on this adventure with Begin Within, ready to capture the essence of your team's dedication and create a lasting legacy that will inspire for years to come. Let's create something extraordinary together.

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