Who We Are
OCG is a DBE and SBE certified full-service public involvement firm that specializes in delivering targeted business solutions to maximize positive impacts for our clients.
For over a decade, OCG has established a reputation in South Florida as a practical, trustworthy and creative problem solver. Whether serving municipalities, school districts or contractors, we see solutions as boldly designed, structurally sound bridges in the making; connecting people, uniting ideas, and overcoming obstacles.
What We Do
Our relationships are solid across the public and private sectors; this enables us to offer clients a multi-touchpoint service catalog that spans Public Involvement Officers, Branding, Public Relations, Issues Management, Marketing Communications, Strategic Planning, Graphic Design, Interactive and Social Media Communications.
We believe the community comes first.
By staying on the ground and on the edge of change in the public relations industry, we offer our clients a unique strategic approach to help meet their varying organizational goals. Working with partners such as the City of Miami Gardens, Miami-Dade Public School System, Broward County Public School System, City of West Park, City of Lauderdale Lakes, Rwanda, East Africa, United Nations, the Ingram Foundation and others, has allowed OCG to achieve large-scale social and economic impact.
Our clients stakeholders include medium-to-large businesses, “mom and pops,” faith-based organizations, schools, residents, and the media. We take great pride in managing the day-to-day interactions required to assess all participant needs, resources, expectations, and responsibilities. As a full-service South Florida public relations firm, our agency can plan meetings and events on your behalf, while also designing and maintaining a quality brand image that’s both trustworthy and accessible. OCG mediates all stakeholder concerns, and facilitates mission critical communication to decision makers and the public. Our passion is identifying and engaging all collaborators to pave a clear path towards fully-integrated, breakthrough initiatives. We consider our clients to be our partners towards this end.
OCG is very proud to be a woman-owned company, and certified SBE and DBE.
Shannan Ighodaro has worked in telecommunications for more than a decade, and is an advocate for education — especially the education of young women. She has a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Florida Memorial University and a master’s of business administration from Nova Southeastern University. She is founder and COO of OCG Consulting Group and the executive consultant with OCG Public Relations, a marketing and public relations firm. She successfully branded Miami-Dade County Public School’s Read to Lead program and the Kids Class, a national program for youths in under-served communities.
In addition, she led an effort to establish a four-year scholarship program for 23 young girls in the Forum for African Women and Educationalist Girls School in Rwanda, East Africa. She is the recipient of the 2015 Miami-Dade County Community Pillars Award and in 2017 she was honored as a Vessel a tribute to Women. She is founder and CEO of the 100 Women of Virtue, a mentoring initiative for young women.