Breakthrough Media Agency of the Year PMG Weathered the Pandemic by Prioritizing People

Independent shop landed TikTok for Business and didn’t lay off a single employee in 2020

George Popstefanov, CEO, and Parks Blackwell, vp of client development and marketing. PMG

Last year threw a Texas-sized wrench into media plans everywhere. But while businesses had to slam on the brakes and figure out how to react, Fort Worth, Texas-based PMG had a plan—one that didn’t involve furloughing or laying anyone off.

This story first appeared in the Feb. 15, 2021, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
Kyle O’Brien is a freelance writer based in Jim Thorpe, Pa.