M Group Worldwide, Inc. (MGWWI) is an Integrated Marketing Communications firm founded by Michelle L. Geddes in April 2007. MGWWI knows how to reach your core consumer through innovative and non-traditional use of marketing, event planning and management, entertainment, promotions and sponsorship relations. As a talented group of marketing tastemakers and trendsetters, MGWWI has the ability to connect your company with a well-established network of entertainers, media outlets, celebrities, corporate partners and influencers. MGWWI can execute unique brand-based events for multiple size clients throughout the world. MGWWI has been certified by the city of Chicago as a MBE/WBE company. Chicago’s Minority and Women-owned Business (MBE/WBE) Procurement Program demonstrates the City’s continued commitment to the success of minority- and women-owned businesses. By promoting contracting opportunities to MBE/WBE’s, the City’s growth and economic stability is enhanced.
MGWWI provides a complete package for event planning. With expertise in event management, advertising, marketing and contract negotiations, we offer our clients the ease of working with one company to complete the entire project. Our sustainable competitive advantage is cause marketing – we partner with small, medium and large businesses to provide / offer their products / services to gentrifying communities in the city of Chicago. Businesses benefit by utilizing MGWWI to forge positive relationships with their target markets; we serve as the liaison between the community, its businesses, media outlets and social service organizations. MGWWI prides itself on helping low-income communities, organizations that support women and children and social service agencies. We held a fundraiser in April 2008 for the Chicago Foundation for Women, a foundation that strives to ensure that all women and children have safe places to work, learn and grow within the communities that they live. In May 2008, we held a charity basketball tournament for Chicago Public Schools Sports Department to help raise funds and awareness about the lack of funding for sports programs within Chicago Public Schools. Michelle Geddes (President & CEO) sits on the advisory council for the park district where she offers MGWWI’s services free of charge to bring funds, sponsorships and donations to the low-income families within the Lawndale and Little Village communities.