What's on the minds of New Mexico Hispanics?

What’s on the minds of New Mexico Hispanics?

Being the only Hispanic majority state in the US, our team asked the same question. Working with New Mexico communities across the state for over 17 years has definitely taught us a lot, but we want to know more.

Researching Hispanics
The Garrity Group asked some of our key contacts to take a short non-scientific survey beginning January 2014. Soon after, the team commissioned a Los Angeles-based writer to speak one-on-one with a diverse number of Hispanics in New Mexico.

The 2014 Garrity Perception Survey

Garrity Perception Survey Shows 85% Connected to the Internet

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – A survey commissioned by The Garrity Group Public Relations shows that New Mexico residents are connected to the digital age.  According to the Garrity Perception Survey, 85 percent of New Mexicans use the internet either through a computer or a mobile device.  The survey, released this week, was conducted by Research & Polling Inc., and has a 95 percent level of accuracy.  The annual Garrity Perception Survey started in 2011.

The Garrity Group Wins 2014 PRSA Bronze Anvil

The Garrity Group Public Relations has been honored with the Bronze Anvil Award by the Public Relations Society of America. This is  the second PRSA Bronze Anvil for the firm; the award acknowledges the team’s work for the 2013 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta’s social media tactics.

Albuquerque Firm Ranked in list of Top PR Agencies

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – For the fourth consecutive year, The Garrity Group Public Relations has been named one of the public relation industry’s top firms in the United States.  Industry trade magazine, PR Week, ranked The Garrity Group as #173 nationally and #41 in the Western United States. 

More than Fresh Lipstick

Back before there was the internet, computers and even the telegraph, a saying surfaced that focused on cobblers who were too busy to create shoes for their own sons and daughters.  What resulted, aside from barefoot kids, was the saying “the shoe makers children have no shoes.” 

APD needs ‘communications rehab’

"APD needs ‘communications rehab’" - Click here to read the article by Albuquerque Business First (Published April 4, 2014)


One-on-One with Tom Garrity

APD story abuzz on Twitter, #DOJAPD

"APD story abuzz on Twitter, #DOJAPD" - Click here to read the article from Albuquerque Business First (Published April 15, 2014)

Start With Plan for Social Media Outreach

A Tale of Two Crisis Situations

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness...” with due respect to Charles Dickens, the same intro could be applied to both Bueno Foods (Bueno) and the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP).

Both organizations are established New Mexico institutions with a proven track record of success in the respective food packaging and nuclear repository arenas.  Both organizations have recently faced situations that have dramatically kept them from accomplishing their organizational mission: a crisis.


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