Catherine M. Merritt

Not your one-size-fits-all approach to consulting.

Strategic. Creative. 

The Right People.


a strategy-oriented, creative-inspired and overall unique approach to problem solving. 

MGC is a leading communications & consultancy group headed by Catherine Merritt, a marketing veteran with over 15 years experience. MGC provides strategic counsel, creative concepts, business-minded solutions and proven program execution to our clients. We are a collection of practitioners and leaders brought together with expertise-in-mind and a wide array of skills, like a Swiss Army Knife: equal parts strategy, creativity and a 'get sh*t done' hustle. No client is the same, so why should their team be? We're a collection of experts and practitioners who come in at the right time for the right client. At the center of the group is Catherine Merritt who left her agency leadership role in pursuit of problem solving with a larger purpose. 


What we do

Integrated marketing

Strategic partnerships

Brand Strategy


Creative brainstorming and workshop

Company purpose workshop

PR & Communications

Content creation 

Digital video


Areas of Expertise

Consumer Packaged Goods

Food & Beverage

Alcohol & Spirits

Restaurant & Hospitality

Retail & E-commerce

Startups & Technology

Corporate Reputation


Investor Relations


Proven Experience

Over years of marketing, communications, consulting, startup and public relations leadership and experience

Experience leading strategy, implementation of programs, projects and managing executive contacts across multiple engagements

Applied analytical thinking and experience-based judgement to complex challenges; proven success in applying well-developed problem solving skills

Self-starter with wiliness to assume responsibility and take charge while empowering and a larger team

Trusted partner to clients from lateral to the C-Suite; having built quality relationships across organizations

Ability to develop and implement strategies and roadmaps across variety of industries and operational functions

Identifies opportunities for growth for clients through innovation and business and plays leadership role in exploring new ideas

Motivates colleagues and team members to achieve exceptional results while having fun and feeling empowered to grow through experiences and opportunities

Expertise on clients’ industries, key issues and the roles of media, marketing, technology partners can play within them

Fluent in both high-level strategy and ground-level tactics and execution to prepare clients for market-facing initiatives and engagements

Fosters collaboration among team members and provided support on subject matter expertise


Problem solving is hunting. It is savage pleasure and we are born to it.

Let's Chat.

There's not a problem we've encountered we didn't want to solve. Please reach out with one thing keeping you up at night and let us come back with some ideas. We are eager to help and learn more. 

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