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SMG Celebrates Black History Month 

By Rosemaria DiBenedetto – SMG Chicago It began in 1976 under then President Gerald Ford, and every United States president since then has recognized February as Black History Month.  Ford wanted our country to use this time annually to acknowledge and honor the many accomplishments and achievements brought forth by Black Americans.     The theme of…

Building Brand Community

By David Franek – President SMG Washington DC It’s always comforting to belong to a group that shares a common interest or set of values. It can be a fan club, a political affiliation, a hobby group, or even a trade association. Wherever there’s a passion for something, there’s always a community that’s talking about…

Stryker-Munley Group launches new Diversity, Equity and Inclusion practice

Mae Escobar, president of SMG San Antonio, appointed national director of practice SAN ANTONIO, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Stryker-Munley Group (SMG), a Charleston, S.C.-based integrated public relations and marketing communication agency, today announced the launch of its new Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) practice. SMG named Mae Escobar national director of the practice, and…