SmartMark Public Communications is a business solutions provider and fulfillment group that creates and spreads the thoughts and plans we process in pursuit of the clientʼs promise.
We provide the traditional services of a strategic marketing firm, ad agency, public relations group, and boutique graphic design shop.
Yet, weʼre driven by the marketerʼs insight and the managerʼs wisdom.
SmartMark can help you look at your business in a whole new light – objectively and analytically – to help you identify and unlock resources to accelerate growth on both measurement lines -- and between them too.
Founder & Managing Principal
Rick Thomas is a career marketing and communications executive. He has counseled senior executives and marketing departments in some of the largest international companies. While serving clients as diverse as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. and the Al Futtaim Trading Group of Dubai, Rick has been at the forefront of global marketing practice, implementation and evolution for over 30 years.
SmartMark practices a unique blend of advertising, marketing and public relations services. The group's market expertise spans insurance and health care services, consumer and industrial products -- manufacturing and distribution, hospitality and real estate development, and financial services.
Rick. is a Kansas City, MO-native, where he makes his home. He is a past president of the National Kidney Foundation of Kansas and Western Missouri and a proud kidney donor. He has also served the National Kidney Foundation's Executive Committee -- Marketing Roundtable.