Patten Named President and COO

| January 8, 2018

(CHICAGO, January 8, 2018) mg is pleased to announce that John Patten has rejoined mg as President and COO. Patten is working closely alongside mg CEO Mike Grivas to manage mg’s growing team.

"I missed the energy, excitement and creativity of this industry. After spending three years back in Indianapolis helping to grow a firm in an entirely different industry, I jumped at the opportunity to return to mg,” shared Patten. “The mg team is full of talented people for whom I have always had the highest admiration. The culture and values of mg are simply stellar. I am delighted to be back as part of this team.”  

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Delivering meaningful value for our clients and their brands is what drives us.  mg’s Single Source Simplicity™ makes mg the only partner your experiential marketing program needs for exhibits, events, environments and engagement. mg is a complete face-to-face marketing partner offering a full A-Z line-up of in-house services from strategy to design, account leadership to show services, technology to graphic production, fabrication to I&D/Logistics. 

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