New eBook! A Guide to Selecting a Virtual Platform

Like everyone else, producers of live conferences and trade shows have had a challenging spring. As such, many are working tirelessly (and well outside their comfort zones) to take their physical events online. Selecting the right technology platform Read More

mdg Hires Kate Blom-Lowery to Lead Public Relations Division

Industry veteran Kate Blom-Lowery has been recruited to head up mdg’s expanding Public Relations division. The hire is part of the agency’s ongoing commitment to provide integrated marketing and PR solutions to its growing roster of association and event Read More

mdg Expands With Office in the Capital City


Amy Kauffman, Public Relations Manager
Marketing Design Group
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619.298.1445 x114

mdg Expands With Office in the Capital City

Washington, D.C. –– On Tuesday, December 17 at 5:30 pm, Marketing Design Group (mdg) will celebrate the official opening of Read More

MDG Selected to Market NPE2015

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association has named Marketing Design Group (MDG) to be the marketing agency for the NPE2015 international plastics exposition, it was announced today by Brad Williams, SPI’s director of marketing and sales for trade Read More

MDG Expands Partnership with BOMA International

MDG is proud to have been selected by BOMA International as its association marketing partner. For the first time, the association and event marketing strategies will be managed by one agency using an Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) approach. Read More

The SEMA Show: Another Huge Success

The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. In fact, this year, it drew more Read More

SuperZoo Sees Fourth Straight Year of Growth

With a record-breaking number of participants flooding the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, SuperZoo was a true reflection of the growing pet industry it serves. For four consecutive years, the event has increased in size and scope, this Read More

Marketing Design Group Purchased by Hardcastle, Polito

Marketing Design Group (MDG) has been purchased by executive vice president, Kimberly Hardcastle, and president of VP International, Vincent Polito. As incoming president of MDG, Hardcastle will keep the agency wholly focused on its core competency—increasing trade show Read More

MDG: PR Agency of the Stars?

MDG has become quite the public relations powerhouse in recent months. Entertainment brand agency, Clique Here, noticed the top-notch press MDG was garnering for its trade show clients and retained the agency for several unique celebrity projects.

Specifically, Read More

MDG Expands Partnership with the World Pet Association

MDG is proud to have been selected by the World Pet Association (WPA) as its public relations partner for SuperZoo—WPA’s annual trade show for pet retailers. For the first time, the marketing and public relations strategies will be Read More

Two MDG Campaigns Honored by EXPO magazine

The editors of EXPO magazine unveiled finalists in its first annual E.X.C.I.T.E. Awards. This is the first awards program of its kind, created to celebrate excellence and innovation in trade shows and events. MDG is up for two awards: Best Read More

RIMS 2012: No Boundaries

About 9000 risk professionals from around the world gathered in Philadelphia to experience RIMS 2012 Annual Conference & Exhibition. This year’s conference was themed “No Boundaries” to reflect the transformation of the risk management role which has grown and multiplied Read More

MDG Taking Social Media Knowledge On the Road!

Alex and Kim pictured with Rick

Alex d’Archangelo and Kimberly Hardcastle-Geddes have been invited by two IAEE chapters to share MDG’s collective wisdom on the strategic use of social media for achieving event marketing and communication objectives.

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