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Clutch Names MonogramGroup as one of the Game-Changing UX Designers in Chicago

Chicago, May 2024 – MonogramGroup, a global brand consultancy with a strong focus on large multinationals and PE-owned portfolio companies, has been recently named one of the game-changing UX designers in Chicago on Clutch. MonogramGroup’s commitment to crafting exceptional user experiences has been recognized by Clutch, a leading B2B ratings and reviews platform, renowned for its […]


MonogramGroup Achieves Placement on Financial Times’ Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2024

Chicago, April 2024 – MonogramGroup, a global brand consultancy with a strong focus on large multinationals and PE-owned portfolio companies, has been recognized for its outstanding growth and innovation by being listed on the prestigious Financial Times’ Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2024 ranking. The annual ranking highlights companies across the Americas that have demonstrated exceptional […]


A Dialogue with Michael Stiff on the Sensata INSIGHTS Brand Launch

In an industry where innovation meets tradition, the Sensata INSIGHTS brand launch stands out as a highlight of strategic creativity. Behind this groundbreaking project is Michael Stiff, a figure whose unique background combines the analytical depth of detective work with the expressive power of graphic design.


Jarrett Turner
(Soundcore Capital Partners)

In our latest episode, we welcome our friend and client Jarrett Turner, Founding & Managing Partner at Soundcore Capital Partners as our guest. Listen Now!


Portfolio Companies & Brand: Risk Mitigation vs. Value Creation

It’s widely acknowledged in PE that the foundational requirement of risk mitigation is ingrained in every facet of the deal evaluation process.


The Art of Merging Brands in a Portco: A Sponsor’s Guide to M&A Integration Success

With M&A being a key driver of growth in PE deals, sponsors, and company leadership often need to deal with a collection of distinct brands


Charlie Gifford
(New Heritage Capital)

In our tenth episode, we welcome a new friend in the business (and podcast competitor) Charlie Gifford, Senior Partner at New Heritage Capital as our guest. Listen Now!


AI for agencies: The Good, The Bad and The Opportunity

Artificial intelligence has been a highly visible but somewhat controversial topic in recent months. It's become difficult to ignore in our day-to-day lives.


Creating a Unified SurfacePrep Brand for Growth and a Successful Exit

In a transformative move that underscores its commitment to growth and innovation, SurfacePrep, the leading distributor of industrial abrasives, announces a pivotal milestone in its journey – a change in ownership.