Create places people love to be!

It sucks when your projects miss the mark.

Regardless of scale or scope, it hurts when projects fail and miss a chance to have a real impact. The judgment and disappointment that follow are intense.

Wasted energy and effort damage a lot more than our egos, they can delay progress in your community.

Your stakeholders are counting on you to create better opportunities.

Hersick + Webster helps leaders create success by turning
understanding into opportunity.

Engage with stakeholders in meaningful ways.

Focus on the right challenges and opportunities.

Succeed in creating a lasting impact and a place people love to be.

Go from good intentions to great outcomes.

“If you want passionate team members that align themselves with the goals of the project and deliver high-quality design you should hire Hersick+Webster ... you’ll also get interesting conversations about nature, hiking, biking, dogs, kids, interpretation, communities, and equity.”
Matt Leavell
Director of Design, The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development
“We’ve received great feedback from the general public, including city and county leadership, on our new branding... At launch, we saw a 6% increase in website traffic, and it’s continuing to grow. Our website is easier to use and much more interactive.”
Mark Jordan
Executive Director, Martinsburg-Berkeley County Visitors Bureau

How to work with us

As your community's strategic brand partner, we’ll help you elevate and celebrate what makes your place special.

Schedule a consult.

Let's get your project aligned with your vision and goals.

Turn ideas into opportunities.

Engage your community to understand what matters most.

Be a great place to be.

Build your brand and create things that elevate and celebrate what makes your place so damn special!

Our Capabilites

What we can do for you:


Engagement unlocks possibilities. Inspiration and understanding is built from intentional conversations.


Find your voice and get aligned around what makes you truly you.


Put your community’s best foot forward by choosing and crafting the right tool to deliver YOUR messages to the right audiences.


Tell your story and express your brand through your words and images.

Let's get Engaged

Understanding engagement leads to better engagement …
leading to better understanding.

Stakeholder Engagement Tips

Engaging stakeholders in meaningful ways is crucial for your project’s success.

Wondering how to make your stakeholders excited to engage with you?

Download our free project engagement planning guide to help you create an engagement and outreach strategy.

Through the guide’s prompts you’ll:

A little bit about what H+W is about

Helping good people, good places, and good ideas succeed is what we’re all about.

At Hersick + Webster, we’re passionate about helping leaders create better places and experiences. Through strategic engagement and a time-tested branding framework, we help communities and the organizations that support them reach their goals and tell their stories.

We believe in connecting people to places, inspiring conservation, and provoking thoughtful conversation … in inspiring adventure, action, wellness, and wonder. 

For more than 10 years, we’ve been using intentional design to help folks like you make the world a little (or a lot) better along the way.

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stakeholder engagement guide!