Meldrum Ridge Mini Ranch .

MeldrumRidgelogoblackcopyA case study of the challenges of transitioning later in life to a whole new lifestyle.

Carolina Closets Plus

ccplogoblackyellowweb42408We have been able to assist Mike Hoffer, who cofounded the business in 1985, transition his hardware business into a state of the art custom closet business.


"If You can Inmagine It, We Can Make It"

NC Center for Physical Therapy

balloon817Misty Pidgeon "started NC Center for Physical Therapy because running my own business was the only way I could guarantee that I could provide the QUALITY of care people need in order to get better. " BVC helped focus the branding and the tagline "Your Goal Is Our Goal™". NCCenterForPT has grown in size of treatment space, but live up to their mission every day as validated by the 5 star reviews.

Friends of Turning Point Gallery Chapel Hill

TGgallerySharing memories of the ten plus years of Turning Point Gallery in Chapel Hill and a site for secondary market sales of art originally purchased from the gallery.

Friends of Turning Point Gallery Chapel Hill

TGgallery1Sharing memories of the ten plus years of Turning Point Gallery in Chapel Hill and a site for secondary market sales of art originally purchased from the gallery.

Morse Instrument Repair

MORSEHORNREPAIRcopyMike Morse has been specializing in brass instrument repair in Durham, NC since 1981 and Jason Bohde, assistant technician, has been involved in the musical instrument business since 1998. Mike operates a home based business and now takes full advantage of a website, Facebook and the Google oniline properties for SEO and SEM to grow his business.

BeachSunrise21811 Ocean Ridge

An Atlantic Beach oceanfront cottage that has been in the same family for over 60 years is availble for rent now year round with 2015 upgrades including full heating and air conditioning. It is right on the beach in the most desireable location in Atlantic Beach, NC.

Morse Instrument Repair


Some other projects:

Rams Plaza was initially launched to improve the Chapel Hill online local branding as part of a multi-phase branding effort by Business Value Creation.  15 years ago Rams Plaza Shopping Center in Chapel Hill was a low energy, poorly branded, center in Chapel Hill, NC. The late George Steinis, co-owner with his wife of Framers Market in Rams Plaza along with the late Karen Shelton and the partners of Business Value Creation founded the 2ndFriday Artwalk in 2000 as one concept to improve the cities of Chapel Hill and adjoining Carrboro.  This whole effort was fully supported and encouraged by the new head of the Chamber of Commerce, Aaron Nelson. Over the years, Business Value Creation with no outside funding, enhanced the brands 2ndFriday Artwalk, and others such as Scrapple Hill Art as well as other brands within the community to help the sometimes struggling community local businesses. One result was Chapel Hill achieved #23 of "25 Top Arts Spots" for small cities in the US by American Style Magazine June 2005 and over the next several years moved into the Top 10.

Small Business Solutions Group

Independent research assist a group of small buinesses find options under the evolving changes in healthcare laws.

The Brokerage Resource, Inc.

"Your Resource for Solutions"

Founded in 1992, The Brokerage Resource has been supporting independent insurance agents with research, tools and solutions for growing their business.


Willow Creek Laundromat

"Chapel Hill - Carrboro Laundromat with Free WiFi"

A 27 year legacy, locally owned and operated business with the largest, cleanest, brightest coin laundry surrounded by multiple restaurants, a Food Lion supermarket, a Rite-Aid and in a preferred shopping center for the Town of Chapel Hill with convenient and regular bus service to Willow Creek Shopping Canter.

United States Equine Rescue League - Triangle Region

"The Power and the Passion to Provide Hope!"

This central North Carolina local group rescues and rehabilitates neglected horses. Features adoptions, benefits, event schedule, success stories.  Volunteers and donations always needed.

Author Lynda Schultz

ebook version published November 21, 2011

The Shortest Path Home Is Through The Heart

The paperback edition sold out in 60 days.  By popular demand BVC Author Services republished The Shortest Path Home Is Through The Hearti in eBook editions. 

On Wings Of Trust

Released in 2011 in a more in-depth and expanded edition, this is the true story of Captain Carole Leigh Litten's achievement in becoming one of the first female Navy pilots, then a commercial pilot. Included is an incident with two emergencies in the same flight. Carole's persistent search for a cause uncovers neglected maintenance as a contributing factor, a betrayal of the trust that pilots must have in the maintenance of their aircraft.

Computerbilities, Inc

For over 15 years, Computerbilities has supported the IT needs of medical practices; document management intensive contractors / engineering firms; local city governments and federal programs.


Do It Yourself Closets. Detail perfection, precision cut closets for a weekend project that you install, saving hundreds.

The Perseus Foundation

To educate the public and scientific community about the biologic similarity of cancer in pets and people; also, to communicate the ways in which comparative oncology is accelerating the treatment, and prevention of cancer.

Bikas Building of North Carolina LLC

"yes....We Can Do That"

Bikas Building is a full service commercial and completion company specializing in medical, dental, wellness clinics and retail spaces with 26 years experience. 

Using Business Value Creation strategic planning and branding services, Bikas Building of North Carolina has established a "Clinic Builder" trade name in the Triangle. This was achieved by unlocking the value of Pete Bikas reputation for updating outdated facilities into state-of-the-art outpatient clinics, offices X-ray rooms, health care facilities, spas and medical laboratories for physicians, dentists, veterinarians and other health care professionals.

Scrapel Hill Art

Creating value in a community anchor brand. Scrapel Hill Art has gained significant value through basic organic search engine optimization, brand building and online placemaking.

Book: Ships Without A Shore by Anne R Pierce

"America's Undernurtured Children"


University Mall Chapel Hill

University Mall was not only a set of unique Chapel Hill original stores but an art destination with 3 fine art galleries, craft stores and live theatre. Anchored by Dillards and A Southern Season, a one of a kind visitor destination 47,000 sg ft gourmet food store and cooking school. Business Value Creation built the "art destination" brand 2007-2009 achieving top rankings.

2ndFriday ArtWalk

This well branded monthly event was founded by the late Karen Shelton, owner of Sizl Gallery in Carrboro, and Garry Meldrum, co-owner of Turning Point Gallery in Chapel Hill and founder of Business Value Creation LLC. 
More than 100,000 people have attended the 2ndFriday ArtWalk in the last 18 years. With a clear mission statement, a well conceived brand and a simplified online marketing process, the ArtWalk has presented Carrboro and Chapel Hill artists' visual arts to the world. The Ackland Museum, a key component of the ArtWalk, is in the geographical center.

New Resident Solutions

"Value beyond retail."
New Resident Solutions website
Chapel Hill Community Connections blog
Chapel Hill Green Ambitions blog


Angels Among Us

Supporting the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center 
at Duke.....there is hope!

Angels Among Us website

In 2005/2006 Business Value Creation assisted Sherry's Angels, a fundraising support team of the Angels Among Us program, to develop and execute a business plan used by the Sherry's Angels team, international artist Simon Bull and Turning Point Gallery to help raise $40,000 in brain tumor research funds.

Carolina Cleaners

"The Art is in the Cleaning!"

Using aggressive organic internet branding of Pickup & Delivery service, Business Value Creation helped enhance the market value of Carolina Cleaners which was then sold in July 2008.

Southern Village

"The Gateway to Art in Carrboro & Chapel Hill"

picjumbocomIMG3Purus Mollis Fertum


Etiam porta sem malesuada magna mollis euismod. Donec id elit non mi porta gravida at eget metus. Maecenas sed diam eget risus varius blandit sit amet non magna. Maecenas faucibus mollis interdum. Donec id elit non mi porta gravida at eget metus. Maecenas faucibus mollis interdum. Maecenas sed diam eget risus varius blandit sit amet non magna.

picjumbocomIMG2Cras mattis contur.


Maecenas faucibus mollis interdum. Fusce dapibus, tellus ac cursus commodo, tortor mauris condimentum nibh, ut fermentum massa justo sit amet risus. Morbi leo risus, porta ac consectetur ac.