The Richards Group Lays Off Roughly 15% of Staff

Cuts happened shortly after Motel 6 and other clients severed ties with the agency

The Richards Group recently hired a consultancy to help with DEI efforts. The Richards Group

The Richards Group went through a round of layoffs at the end of last year, which the agency said affected about 15% of staff. According to its LinkedIn, the Dallas-based shop employs more than 700 people, meaning roughly 100 people have been let go.

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