Decades of Award-Winning Experience

Experience and Recognition

For over thirty years Petersen Productions has created stories with emotional connections to life.

Winning Well over 50 Awards for creative excellence in filmmaking. Including 24 National Tellies and 3 Regional Emmy Awards.

Working from a small studio in Northern Michigan, their team of inspiring creatives battle media giants in their pursuit of great story telling on the big screen as well as TV and the web.

Corporate Communications

Every organization has a culture and a story. Petersen Productions is uniquely qualified to accurately find their way into an organization’s identity seeing emotional connection and able to artfully share that personality with the world, with customers, and their own people. We bring stories to life and tell it in a way that is honest, engaging, and best reflects who you are as an organization. Having staged hundreds of major corporate events of all kinds, Petersen Productions have become masters of the big screen storytelling.

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Advertising and Marketing

To impact the marketplace, your message needs to be creative and relevant.  If you are looking to increase sales or brand awareness or communicate your product or service in the marketplace through commercial advertising, Petersen Productions can help.  We offer:

  • Creative Concept Development
  • Scripting and Storyboard Design
  • Full scale production
  • Distribution

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Personal Stories

Life is full of moments that should be captured and shared now and for generations to come.  And no one does this better than Petersen Productions.  Whether it is a wedding, graduation, anniversary, or life celebration for a funeral, Petersen has been visually capturing and interpreting stories of people’s lives for over 30 years.  It’s one of our favorite things to do because it always beings so much personal joy to people.

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Film Making and Documentaries

Petersen Productions has produced hundreds of films and documentaries.  Stories that have impacted lives, changed the way people think, or simply entertained.

Our Client List

We've worked with some great people over the years. We'd like to add you to the list.

Ambush Creative Larkin Insurance

BACIL Life Smiles Dentistry

Bill Marsh Automotive

Meg Meeker, MD C-SPAN

Michigan Chamber Foundation

Camp Hayo-went-Ha

Montcalm Community College

Carl Sams II Photography

Munson Healthcare System

Centennial Wealth

NW Michigan Community Health

Century, Incorporated

Northwestern Michigan College

Cherryland Electric Cooperative

NPI Wireless

CML Public Relations Park Avenue Productions, Chicago

Concrete Services Passageways/Carlson Travel Network

Creative Garage Peninsula Partners

Distribution Solutions Right to Life of Michigan

Emerald Wine Systems Sara Lee

Ford Motor Company Speedlight

Garland Resort Second Chance Body Armor

Gladhander Auction Sleeping Bear Press

Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools Swing Shift with the Stars

Greenlight Marketing Thompson Surgical Instruments

House of Hope Traverse Area Chamber of Commerce

Homeless World Cup

Idea-Stream Traverse City Convention &  Visitor’s Bureau

Intelligence Agency Traverse City Area Public Schools

Interlochen Center for the Arts University of Detroit High School

Invisible Fence

Jeepney Magazine, Manila, Philippines

Knorr Marketing

Lawton Gallagher Group

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