Steve McKee

President | Partner

This smart looking guy is our agency’s president. When he’s not sitting in his not-so-oval office looking official, he’s busy consulting clients, making speeches and writing award-winning books. Check out When Growth Stalls and Power Branding. He has more than three decades of experience as a leading brand strategist, is the inventor of ADBOWL® and is the pioneer of MWC’s noted Charrette® planning process. He writes a monthly column for SmartBrief on Leadership and is the co-founder of Passare, a Bay-Area spinoff of MWC which is redefining an entire industry. Steve has been published or quoted in The New York Times, USA Today, Advertising Age, Adweek, Investor’s Business Daily and The Los Angeles Times (among others), and has appeared on CNBC, ESPN2, CNNfn, Bloomberg television and radio, and network TV affiliates across America. He’s also a popular speaker for a long list (see below) of corporate and association events, from convention keynotes to in‐depth seminars. Give him a shout—you might like what he has to say.

Steve speaks on a variety of interesting, original topics, all revolving around his expertise as a business and brand strategist. Some of his more popular topics include:

UNIVERSITIES
Azusa Pacific University
Belfast Metropolitan College
CNM
Denver University
University of Maryland
University of New Mexico
University of Texas Arlington
The Wharton School

COMPANIES
Bloomberg
British Airways
Cabela’s
Century Bank
Einstein Bros. Bagels
Fred Meyer Jewelers
Globus Travel
Grant Thornton

International Paper
Northwestern Mutual Life
Pulakos & Alongi
Security National
Therapedic International
Quantum Digital
Weichert Realty

ASSOCIATIONS
American Marketing Association
American Advertising Federation
Association of Commerce & Industry
Association of Independent Hospitality Professionals
Better Business Bureau
The Economic Forum
The Federal Reserve Board of Directors
Florida Public Relations Association
IBM Alumni Association
International Executive MBA Council

International Sleep Products Association
Maryland/D.C. Broadcasters Association
Marketing Executives Networking Group
The Marketing Forum
National Association of Dental Plans
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties
National Association of Women Business Owners
National Council on Marketing & PR
New Jersey Communications, Advertising & Marketing Association
New Mexico Bankers Association
New Mexico Technology Council
Public Relations Consultants Group
Public Relations Society of America
Rio Grande Foundation
Society of Human Resource Managers
Urban Land Institute
Vistage
Western Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus
99U

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