This episode of “Local Voices Bluffton” spotlights Marlena Ballinger and The Dough Hook. Marlena shares her journey with The Dough Hook, which began in 2008 when her parents started the business, initially offering baked goods before expanding into a successful meat market. Marlena’s involvement with programs like the Small Business Information Series from the Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs has been instrumental in honing her business planning skills and contributing to The Dough Hook’s growth.

“Local Voices Bluffton” serves as a platform to showcase Marlena’s journey as a business owner and the resources available to support local businesses like The Dough Hook in Bluffton.