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Chip and Dip – As a business, are you ready for the EMV party?

No, we are not talking French onion dip here. We are talking about the massive switch that is happening throughout the United States for point-of-sale (POS) operations.

So what is EMV all about?

Long used outside the U.S., EMV (which stands for Europay, MasterCard and Visa) […]

By |October 1st, 2015|Categories: Blog, Financial Services, Industry Expertise, News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Chip and Dip – As a business, are you ready for the EMV party?

SKM Group Secures Stephen McKinley Henderson for MASH Urgent Care

Yesterday our ABC affiliate, WKBW-TV, featured SKM Group in a story about the challenge of finding a brand’s perfect spokesperson. We were able to secure Stephen McKinley Henderson, renowned actor of stage and screen, to appear in a local commercial for one of our […]

By |September 23rd, 2015|Categories: News||Comments Off on SKM Group Secures Stephen McKinley Henderson for MASH Urgent Care

SKM Group Takes Home the Bronze at Best Places to Work Awards

Agency ranks third in the Medium Companies category, beating 12 other contenders

Depew, N.Y. – SKM Group, a full-service marketing communications agency, won the bronze award in the Medium category at Buffalo Business First’s Best Places to Work luncheon, held today at the Buffalo Convention […]

By |March 24th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on SKM Group Takes Home the Bronze at Best Places to Work Awards

SKM Group Reaps Rewards at the ADDYs

Agency wins two Silver; three individual awards, including Student Best in Show

Depew, N.Y. – SKM Group, a full-service marketing communications agency, had a strong presence at the 2015 ADDY Awards sponsored by the Advertising Club of Buffalo at The Tralf on March 6, 2015.

The […]

By |March 9th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on SKM Group Reaps Rewards at the ADDYs

SKM Group Announces Several New Hires to Creative and Account Services Departments, Senior Management

Depew, N.Y. – SKM Group, a full-service marketing communications agency, has hired Jamie Garcia as art director, James Gillan as strategic branding manager, Jillian Fiorella as account supervisor, Samantha Maroney as account executive and Ryan Spady as graphic designer.

Jamie Garcia’s primary client is TOPS […]

By |February 26th, 2015|Categories: News, SKM Culture|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on SKM Group Announces Several New Hires to Creative and Account Services Departments, Senior Management

SKM Group Dominates Local Media with Super Bowl Commercial Commentary

Depew, N.Y. – SKM Group, a full-service marketing communications agency, made a big splash in the days leading up to and following Super Bowl XLIX, with its advertising experts appearing in multiple local media outlets to preview or recap the commercials that aired during […]

By |February 2nd, 2015|Categories: News||Comments Off on SKM Group Dominates Local Media with Super Bowl Commercial Commentary

SKM Group Announces Promotions in the Account Services, Integrated Services and Creative Departments

Depew, N.Y. – SKM Group, a full-service marketing communications agency, has several promotions to announce:

Mike Brown has been promoted to senior art director. He has been with SKM Group since 2008, when he was originally hired as a graphic designer. His most recent position […]

By |January 19th, 2015|Categories: News||Comments Off on SKM Group Announces Promotions in the Account Services, Integrated Services and Creative Departments

SKM Group Talks Holiday Advertising on “Winging It!”

Copywriter Greg Bauch is back on “Winging It!” to talk about holiday advertising from some of the season’s biggest brands. Find out which ones pulled out all the stops and whether they were hits or misses.

By |December 17th, 2014|Categories: News||Comments Off on SKM Group Talks Holiday Advertising on “Winging It!”

SKM Group Discusses 2014’s Best Ads on “Winging It!”

Ad Week unveiled the year’s best ads, and the local lifestyles program “Winging It!” asked SKM Group copywriter Greg Bauch to weigh in on them.

By |December 10th, 2014|Categories: News||Comments Off on SKM Group Discusses 2014’s Best Ads on “Winging It!”

SKM Group Employees Share Blizzard Stories With the World

While we’re usually the ones helping our clients make headlines, the snowstorm that rocked the region this week turned some SKM Group employees into media celebrities when they took to social media and utilized personal connections to share their experiences dealing with the white […]

By |November 21st, 2014|Categories: News||Comments Off on SKM Group Employees Share Blizzard Stories With the World