Handcrafted Marketing Strategies

Every business, no matter its size, has a story to tell.

With the explosion of digital technologies there are millions of new ways to tell your story.  Search engine optimization. Social media impressions. Email newsletters.

There are also a million new ways for your story to be lost in the noise.

It has never been more important to craft a compelling story for your business that cuts through the noise and makes a distinctive impression.

Our handcrafted marketing strategies will help you find your distinctive story and craft a unique message to reach your ideal customer.


Website Development

Social Media Strategies


Brand Journalism

PR & Fundraising Campaigns

Our unparalleled ability to craft a compelling story coupled with a cutting-edge knowledge of new media forms will bring your company’s story to life.

Not every new platform is for every brand. We are a small business passionate about serving other small businesses.

That is why we’ll work with you to choose the avenues that will most effectively reach your ideal customer and yield the highest return on investment.

Let us meet with you. We’ll take the time to talk over a cup of coffee or tea. Then we’ll help you discover your story and craft a strategic plan to share it with the world through word of mouth, traditional and digital platforms.


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Individual Attention

Creative ideas to bring your story to life

Cutting-edge digital strategies that work

Integrated implementation across print, broadcast and digital platforms

Meticulous attention to detail

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Meet the Letterpress Team
Located on Main Street, in Farmville, Letterpress Communications brings local, handcrafted marketing strategies and the latest digital storytelling techniques to businesses in the heart of Virginia.

Founder Ilsa Loeser is an award winning writer and former newspaper reporter who has spent years developing the art of telling stories. She has helped businesses quadruple their online reach through social media and blog platforms.

She appreciates the time, planning and design that goes into crafting a story.

From a passion to serve small businesses and nonprofits of southside Virginia, Letterpress was born with one goal: to help other local small businesses to tell their stories well.


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Colin Portrait
IT Specialist
Alyce Portrait
Janet Portrait
Writer, Editor
Jenn Portrait
Social Media Manager
James Portrait
Graphic Designer
Marge Portrait


Ilsa Loeser, Principal
Email: ilsa@letterpresscommunications.com
Phone: 434-414-5206
Office Location: 103 North Main Street, Suite 202A, Farmville, VA 23901
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 693, Farmville, VA 23901

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