January 18, 2012
The agency recently coordinated an appearance on CTV Morning Live Winnipeg for non-profit client, Agape Table to help build awareness for the innovative work they provide to the community, and as a means to help drive donations during the holiday season. With seven live segments scheduled over the course of two and a half hours, a […]
December 20, 2011
Opera.ca, the national association for professional opera in Canada, recently announced that MCG’s Peter George is the 2011/12 recipient of the Opera.ca National Opera Directors Recognition Award. Peter is Past Chair of the Board of Trustees for Manitoba Opera (MO). The annual award honours a board member who promotes good governance, celebrates volunteer excellence and […]
November 9, 2011
The FLOFORM Countertops $100,000 Kitchen Party contest has been an enormous success. Since the contest launched September 5, FLOFORM has increased their following on Facebook, where the contest is hosted, from 400 to 3,783 – an increase of over 800 per cent. Over 250 entries were submitted on an app MCG’s digital department developed for […]
“Where you are shapes who you are.” It is this statement that inspires the national positioning campaign for the University of Manitoba, which was first launched to Canadians earlier this year. Now, for fall 2011 and speaking directly to current and prospective students, the campaign continues its celebration of the human, intellectual and geographic landscape of […]
McKim Cringan George celebrated a small milestone last week – the fifth anniversary of the agency with the amalgamation of McKim Cringan and Taylor George Design in 2006. “Five years later the merger has been a great success,” says Peter George, President and CEO. “The agency continues to attract new business and build upon a fantastic group of […]
October 28, 2011
The Winnipeg Free Press caught up with University of Manitoba vice-president of external relations John Kearsey and MCG president Peter George recently to talk about the our campaign for the university, often referred to as the “Trailblazer campaign.” The story is about the student recruitment campaign phase of the Trailblazer campaign. The first and national […]
September 28, 2011
Marketing Magazine recently featured a story on the social media contest MCG designed for FLOFORM Countertops. The article highlights the scope of the contest as well as its success – since the launch, FLOFORM has increased its following on Facebook from 400 to 2,500. Visit here to learn more about the MCG-developed project.
September 23, 2011
FLOFORM Countertops is currently running a contest on Facebook to celebrate their 50th anniversary. Up to $100,000 in prizes is being given away to entrants who submit a photo and story explaining who they would invite to their dream kitchen party, and why. The concept and creative for the Facebook application was developed by MCG. From the […]
MCG recently helped organize a major press conference with the Winnipeg Football Club. Our long-time client is transitioning to a new state-of-the-art stadium next year and had several announcements to make to fans, media and the public.
In light of the upcoming provincial election, the Winnipeg Free Press recently approached MCG to develop an interactive game for their website; one that would create interest in the electoral process and support voter engagement. The result of the joint effort is ‘Whack an Issue’, a light-hearted, non-partisan online game now running on the ‘Democracy […]