Crawford Strategy President and CEO Talks Business Strategy, Motivation in Chicago

Marion Crawford

GREENVILLE, S.C. – July 25th, 2018 – Marion Crawford, President and CEO of Crawford Strategy, a full-service agency committed to providing strategic and creative communications solutions to businesses, recently participated in the Becker Group Business Strategy Roundtable in Chicago. The moderated panel discussion focused on strategies for business growth and team motivation.

“At Crawford Strategy, one of our growth strategies has been to take advantage of opportunities,” said Crawford during the discussion. “That may seem simple, but it often takes nimble flexibility and significant effort to leverage opportunities when they come our way. Another are of focus is on delivering highly responsive service. Our clients value the fact we do what we say we will do, and we deliver a high-quality product in a timely manner.”

Crawford was joined on the panel by Stephanie Nelson, Founder and CEO of BlueFire HR Consulting, Kevin McLennan, Senior Vice President of CBRE, and Neil Goldstein of Patzik, Frank and Samonthy, Ltd. Scott Becker, founder of Becker Strategy Group, moderated the panel. The conference was held at The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago and included two additional panels with business leaders from across the country.

“As a business owner, my best business advice is to hire and retain high-performing people who believe in your company mission and vision. Doing so creates a company culture of inspired employees who work together to create the best possible work for your clients,” added Crawford. “It is also important to foster professional growth, allowing your team members to set goals, know what they are working toward and why those goals are important. Giving people a sense of their role in the big picture is vital for continued growth.”
Crawford Strategy was established in 2010, and today employs 30 professional staff under the leadership of president and CEO, Marion Crawford. The agency’s award-winning services and expertise span the entire spectrum of marketing, PR, branding and digital solutions. Crawford Strategy serves a national client base that includes healthcare, financial services, higher education, manufacturing, and travel and tourism. Most importantly, Crawford Strategy is committed to an employee culture that emphasizes personal and professional growth, collaboration and adventure.

About Crawford Strategy, LLC
Crawford Strategy is a full-service marketing and branding agency in Greenville, S.C. The agency provides a full range of services including advertising, SEO and SEM, video production, web design and digital marketing. Crawford Strategy is known for providing strategic and creative communications, highly responsive customer service and significant, award-winning results for its clients. Crawford has expertise in a variety of industries including healthcare, travel and tourism, education and financial services. For more information, please visit our website at


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