About MECO

Formed in 2013, MECO Consulting Group provides customized communications, marketing and public relations solutions. Led by Maura El Metennani, MECO draws on over 25 years of experience in working with and in local government, non-profit organizations and small businesses. MECO focuses on assisting organizations to communicate effectively and plan strategically.

Maura El Metennani, Principal, has 20+ years of marketing and public relations experience. Her areas of focus include communications, public relations, project management, graphic design, social media campaigns and special event planning. Ms. El Metennani has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with a specialization in Management.

MECO Services

Public Relations

MECO can help tell your story with strategizing, writing, and distribution of general press releases or through targeted issue-based media strategies.

Social Media

Social media is a vital communication tool for any organization. MECO develops content and graphics for your social media platforms, and reliably handles posting for your organization on a consistent basis. 

Marketing Campaigns

MECO will assist in message creation and in developing ideas for creative and innovative ways to spread the word about your organization, issue or event.

Strategic Planning

We engage stakeholders to identify purposeful steps that will lead the organization toward its goals and objectives.

MECO Clients

MECO specializes in local government and non-profit communications consulting. Whether you need a a full-service communications consultant for day-to-day content, a special-issue communication plan, or have a temporary staffing communications spot to fill, MECO can serve your needs.


Current and Former Clients Include:

  • City of Darien
  • City of Elmhurst
  • City of Oakbrook Terrace
  • Village of Hoffman Estates
  • Village of Lombard
  • Village of Mount Prospect
  • Village of Wilmette
  • GovHR USA
  • O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission
  • Morton College
  • Mount Prospect Downtown Merchants Association
  • Schaumburg Prairie Center for the Arts