GCM is a family-founded global communications agency that believes in the power of human connection and business as a force for good.
We are slightly obsessed with artificial intelligence and are constantly looking for ways to do better and more. We use our hands when we eat pizza and prefer nice stemware when we drink wine, although a coffee mug would do in a dire situation. We make jokes when we are nervous or having fun, but are serious about good work and real impact.
We value relationships over transactions and believe that we achieve the best outcomes when good people work well together. That's why we actively seek partnerships with like-minded businesses and organizations, ranging from individuals and small enterprises to the world's largest and most influential organizations. Together, we forge genuine connections that bring lasting value.
GCM’s work is led by this core team of experts with decades of experience in communications, marketing, creative direction, and design. As necessary, we bring in a vast network of trusted, experienced partners, and resources to execute almost any communications and marketing project.
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Zach is a seasoned marketing and communications professional with over a decade of experience. He blends his profound expertise with cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence technology to assist organizations in scaling their marketing strategies and campaigns.
Renowned for his insights into the fascinating convergence of AI and marketing, Zach is a frequent guest speaker at industry conferences. Additionally, he conducts intensive 'AI in Marketing' workshops, tailored to equip organizations with the requisite knowledge and skills to effectively harness AI, fueling their marketing abilities and driving revenue growth.
Zach's consulting acumen spans a diverse array of organizations, from Fortune 500 companies to dynamic startups. His wide array of services includes designing and executing comprehensive communication strategies, creating award-winning corporate news sites, and aiding clients in scaling both their internal and external communication capabilities.
In his professional journey that has taken him from Washington D.C. to Johannesburg, Zach founded GCM, a boutique communications firm. He is deeply committed to empowering organizations to establish strong identities and devise robust marketing strategies, propelled by his passion for personalized training and service delivery.
Zach's love for sports and politics has refined his skills in strategic planning and team management, making him a natural problem solver. He values his client relationships deeply, striving to serve as an invaluable extension of their teams.
Beyond his professional commitments, Zach contributes actively to his local community, serving on the boards of two nonprofits. He indulges his personal passions in travel, wine, and conversation, underpinned by a lifelong love for storytelling, history, and culture. Zach resides in the Charleston, S.C. area with his wife and two young sons, his enthusiasm for life radiating through both his professional and personal pursuits.