SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Pinckney Hugo Group, a full-service marketing communications firm, was recognized as an “Economic Champion of Central New York” by the CenterState Corp. for Economic Opportunity. This is the 13th year that the agency has received the distinction.
Since its start in 2002, Pinckney Hugo Group has grown organically from five to 100 employees. In the past year, the agency has made significant capital investments in technology and infrastructure. The company has also engaged in diversity, equity and inclusion efforts, including refreshed recruitment and retention practices, professional development opportunities and charitable donations to DEI-focused organizations. The agency also reached a significant milestone in 2022, celebrating its 20th anniversary under current ownership.
At its Economic Champions celebration on Nov. 9, CenterState CEO celebrated the region’s outstanding businesses and organizations for driving the economy forward in the past year. Companies are recognized for adding new jobs, reaching company milestones, business expansions, investments in operations, and advancing diversity, equity and inclusion. Companies are nominated as Economic Champions for their accomplishments by peers, employees and staff.