Collaborative Partners

Since their founding in 1975, Burke Institute has trained more than 80,000 participants from 10,000 companies, in 40 different countries. Experience their unequalled commitment to excellence by attending one of 20+ highly acclaimed marketing research seminar offerings or combine a group of courses into a unique customized program for your organization.

The Center for Marketing Solutions (CMS) at the University of South Carolina leverages the collective expertise, experience and energy of the Darla Moore School of Business' scholar students and industry-leading faculty.  The Center provides real insights and creative thinking to drive groundbreaking new marketing strategies for companies.

GMDC is an association focused on helping the retail and wholesale Health/Beauty/Wellness and General Merchandise industries grow through collaboration, productivity, and knowledge sharing.

(Formerly known as VICS) GS1 US serves more than 200,000 businesses in 25 industries in the United States by facilitating industry initiatives, administrating the GS1 System of standards, providing education and support, and connecting communities through events and online forums.

BrandFirst is a creative branding agency, a close-knit group of big thinkers who share a common passion for life and the people, places and brands that shape it. Inspired by the union of strategy & design, BrandFirst specializes in crafting unexpected solutions to every challenge and cultivating meaningful experiences that make a difference.