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.

New Mexico Shopping By the Numbers

Between social media strategy brainstorms, diving into website code, and vectoring the Garrity PR team into snowmen, it’s impossible for me to find hours to shop for last-minute gifts for friends and family. I’m not much of a shopper to begin with, but thankfully local products and services have come to the rescue.

‘Tis the Season

While our team can barely believe 2013 is nearly at a close, this season we’ve been fortunate to participate in many fun holiday events and activities. 

GPS: Hispanic Trends Accessing News & Information

For the last several years the holy grail of marketing communications has been the Hispanic demographic.  

And that is for good reason.  According to the United States Census the Hispanic demographic is the fastest growing minority segment of the population.  In addition, the increased purchasing power and confidence of increased income are very high.  Those top line facts are a few of many reasons fortune 500 corporations are finding ways to connect with this influential audience.

NMPRSA Announces 2015 Cumbre Award Winners

The Garrity Group recognized for outstanding public relations work

Albuquerque, NM – October 2015 - The New Mexico Public Relations Society of America announced the winners of its annual Cumbre Awards. The 2015 Cumbre Awards celebrated the best examples of public relations work from 2014 and acknowledged the achievements of professionals in the industry. The Garrity Group shined, taking home multiple top awards.