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CMG Holdings Group, Inc.


About CMG Holdings Group, Inc:

CMG Holdings Group, Inc. is a Chicago holding company whose primary

operating subsidiary is XA – The Experiential Agency, Inc.

(http://www.experientialagency.com) - which engages in the alternative

advertising, digital media, experiential and interactive marketing, and

entertainment sectors. 


A/S - 450 mil

O/S - 449,506,008 


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XA - The Experiential Agency



Glenn Laken
Chairman & CEO

Glenn Laken grew up in Valley Stream N.Y. He graduated high school in 3 years. He went to C.W. Post College and graduated in 1975. He met his wife of 37 years Barbara while at college. The have 2 children Alexis, and Glenn Laken II. Alexis is a clothing designer in N.Y. with 2 of her own lines Contrarian and Prodigal Sons. His son is a attorney in Chicago with the international firm of Kirkland and Ellis. Glenn is an avid weightlifter and exercise fanatic, and has been lifting for 45 years,and routinely logs an hour a day on the exercise bike.

Glenn started in the financial industry in 1979 began on the floor of the NYFE. From there he became a partner at Conklin Cahill a NY stock exchange specialist firm, he spent 5 years there and had a commodity trading division that became very successful. From there Glenn went on to work for a legend in the business John Mulhearn of Jamie Securities a hedge fund with almost a billion dollars under management in 1984. Mr. Laken was the head commodity trader for the fund. In 1985 Mr. Laken moved to Chicago he set up a very large floor brokerage operation on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. and shortly after he was approached by a Saudi investor to start a clearing firm. Under Mr. Laken’s guidance the firm had over 600 floor traders and 100 offices around the country. After almost 3 years Mr. Laken sold his share of the firm and went back to trading for himself. For the next decade Mr. Laken advised many companies and strategies for beating the markets.

In 1999 Mr. Laken purchased the fabled Cigarette Racing Team boat company which had fallen on hard times, in a 3 year turn around play a purchase for 6.25 million was turned into a almost 22 million dollar sale. Mr. Laken has been advising small public companies and startups for the last 5 years and is involved currently with CMG Holdings Inc.



From LinkedIn:

My role with CMG can be broken down into 8 key areas:

1. Planning
• Creates annual operating plans that support strategic direction set by the board and correlate with annual operating budgets; submits annual plans to the board for approval
• Collaborates with the board to define and articulate the organization’s vision and to develop strategies for achieving that vision

2. Management
• Promotes a culture that reflects the organization’s values, encourages good performance, and rewards productivity
• Hires, manages, and fires the human resources of the organization according to authorized personnel policies and procedures that fully conform to current laws and regulations
• Oversees the operations of organization and manages its compliance with legal and regulatory requirements

3. Financial management
• Oversees staff in developing annual budgets that support operating plans and submits budgets for board approval

4. HR management
• Recruitment and contracting of company and project staff;
• Employee development, and training;
• Policy development and documentation;
• Employee relations;

5. Marketing and PR:
• Manage all advertising opportunities
• Organize the availability of company members for media/PR events as necessary.
• Oversee content, production and distribution of all marketing and publicity materials

6. Community Relationships
• Serves as the primary spokesperson and representative for the organization

7. Programmatic Effectiveness
• Oversees design, delivery, and quality of programs and services

8. Fund Raising
• Develops fund raising strategies with the board and supports the board in fund raising activities



10/10/2019 09:00 IHNW CMG Holdings Group's XA Unit Signs New Strategic Client..
9/30/2019 09:16 EDGAR Current Report Filing (8-k)
9/26/2019 12:35 EDGAR Current Report Filing (8-k)
9/12/2019 09:17 IHNW CMG Updates Shareholders on Positive Corporate Developments,..
8/13/2019 11:00 IHNW CMG Holdings Reports Strong Second Quarter Results and..
7/10/2019 09:04 EDGAR Current Report Filing (8-k)
6/26/2019 09:31 EDGAR Current Report Filing (8-k)
6/14/2019 11:40 EDGAR Current Report Filing (8-k)
6/13/2019 10:30 IHNW CMG Holdings Group's Board of Directors Authorizes 100..
5/16/2019 14:23 IHNW CMG Holdings Reports Strong First Quarter Results and..
3/15/2019 12:00 IHNW CMG Holdings Group, Inc. Issues Shareholder Update
3/13/2019 09:30 IHNW CMG Holdings Reports Improved Balance Sheet and Growth..
9/26/19 8K - CMG Holdings Group Inc. (CMGO) on August 25, 2019 filed a malpractice lawsuit for in excess of 13 million dollars.

The suit is against Eaton and Van Winkle LLP et al. It has been filed in the Supreme Court of N. Y. The suit may be viewed by

clicking on the
link included:




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CMGO News: CMG Holdings Group's XA Unit Signs New Strategic Client Timberland 10/10/2019 09:00:00 AM
CMGO News: Current Report Filing (8-k) 09/30/2019 09:16:11 AM
CMGO News: Current Report Filing (8-k) 09/26/2019 12:35:19 PM
CMGO News: CMG Updates Shareholders on Positive Corporate Developments, Including Two New Contracts 09/12/2019 09:17:29 AM
CMGO News: CMG Holdings Reports Strong Second Quarter Results and Provides Update 08/13/2019 11:00:00 AM
#116380  Sticky Note News Out - CMG Holdings Group’s XA Unit Golden_Cross 10/10/19 09:04:50 AM
#116105  Sticky Note To all $CMGO Shareholders and those considering investing: PlayMoneyBS 10/02/19 01:15:53 PM
#111105  Sticky Note $CMGO Reposting FergusVI Historical Summary Quick Read StockScout1 08/17/19 02:48:45 PM
#109934  Sticky Note news CMG Holdings Reports Strong Second Quarter Results i_like_bb_stock 08/13/19 11:24:56 AM
#116983   Roughly, .0216, Based on $8M in Annualized Revs, StockScout1 10/21/19 09:54:02 PM
#116982   JesusChristSuperstar $CMGO Comments without Due Diligence or even StockScout1 10/21/19 09:50:17 PM
#116981   It is a bargain based on their balance sheet. skichic 10/21/19 09:46:45 PM
#116980   $CMGO Accumulation continues, ADL Increases using MM Shares. StockScout1 10/21/19 09:42:29 PM
#116979   There you go, problem solved...GO $CMGO StockScout1 10/21/19 09:39:35 PM
#116978   $CMGO Kind of a great day today. MM's StockScout1 10/21/19 09:37:56 PM
#116976   Will buy your shares in a private sale. poincianamike 10/21/19 07:42:59 PM
#116975   BS. This stock is not a bargain at jfran 10/21/19 06:59:37 PM
#116972   Glenn Laken is a serial scumbag scammer on JesusChristSuperstar 10/21/19 05:39:55 PM
#116971   Even at .04 this stock is a bargain. MLang23322 10/21/19 05:24:05 PM
#116968   I’ve already let him know I would buy MLang23322 10/21/19 03:38:58 PM
#116967   Go for it..I'm sure there will be buyers..win FergusVI 10/21/19 02:37:15 PM
#116966   Email Glenn , see what his thoughts are just4fun2 10/21/19 02:21:52 PM
#116965   Gigs up, time to start dumping shares,hate I pennystockpro32 10/21/19 01:47:35 PM
#116964   NOT ONE BUY TODAY!!!!PATHETIC FOR AN AD. COMPANY..CANT ace65 10/21/19 01:47:10 PM
#116963   Only if this was .04-.05! pennystockpro32 10/21/19 01:10:45 PM
#116962   I hear the CEO loves emails and phone PlayMoneyBS 10/21/19 12:41:21 PM
#116961   Your wasting your time communicating with SEC / MLang23322 10/21/19 12:27:38 PM
#116960   I am curious!!!! How many times have you just4fun2 10/21/19 12:21:57 PM
#116959   Glenn could care less long as he can pennystockpro32 10/21/19 12:19:51 PM
#116957   I wonder if the SEC/FINRA got any complaints just4fun2 10/21/19 12:17:40 PM
#116956   CMGO refuses to ever run!!!! pennystockpro32 10/21/19 12:05:54 PM
#116955   ADDED ANOTHER 550,000 SO FAR TODAY AT .0062.KEEP ORCA 10/21/19 11:59:24 AM
#116954   1. Why doesn't $CMGO host all their press PlayMoneyBS 10/21/19 11:46:16 AM
#116952   I dont give it till then, hell its pennystockpro32 10/21/19 10:53:06 AM
#116951   If and when the 3rd Q comes out just4fun2 10/21/19 10:48:05 AM
#116950   .006's appear to be fair value here! Nothing pennystockpro32 10/21/19 10:42:33 AM
#116949   Looks like CRAP and has for months now!!!! pennystockpro32 10/21/19 10:37:25 AM
#116948   Look at that VALUE!!!.... just4fun2 10/21/19 10:36:35 AM
#116947   RIP CMGO...this is truly pathetic...... pennystockpro32 10/21/19 10:23:06 AM
#116946   There was no obligation to report a sale. PlayMoneyBS 10/21/19 10:04:54 AM
#116944   $CMGO Pure Speculation on your part. StockScout1 10/21/19 10:00:03 AM
#116943   Can this shitshow at least hit the .009's?? pennystockpro32 10/21/19 09:58:47 AM
#116941   CMGO needs a MASSIVE run for all the pennystockpro32 10/21/19 09:43:32 AM
#116939   Wow....still sub .006's! pennystockpro32 10/21/19 09:36:04 AM
#116938   Here you go. PlayMoneyBS 10/21/19 09:32:36 AM
#116937   $CMGO Current PR and Edgar 8-K History Since StockScout1 10/21/19 08:50:12 AM
#116936   It would be awesome if he released the just4fun2 10/21/19 08:41:18 AM
#116935   LOL!!!!!! Solid news does nothing Glenn! pennystockpro32 10/21/19 08:39:07 AM
#116934   $CMGO @CMGONews "I have received a few emails StockScout1 10/21/19 08:37:29 AM
#116933   Yep that's the story they, MM's tell. Consider StockScout1 10/21/19 07:13:52 AM
#116931   $CMGO $8 Million in Revenues and Settlement dollars, StockScout1 10/20/19 11:08:02 PM
#116929   Currently, that is about 40M shares to equal StockScout1 10/20/19 10:18:17 PM
#116928   Totally agree! skichic 10/20/19 10:17:41 PM
#116927   Agree but currently fighting another battle at the BID... StockScout1 10/20/19 10:15:06 PM
#116926   The obvious is that the stock is undervalued, MLang23322 10/20/19 10:06:38 PM
#116925   Take care of the business, and the stock Drugdoctor 10/20/19 09:55:45 PM
#116924   Thank you skichic, We Investors have a serious StockScout1 10/20/19 09:50:50 PM
#116922   JesusChristSuperstar For CEO Glenn Lakens's Perusal & Legal StockScout1 10/20/19 09:19:42 PM