S4 is a business strategy group that serves clients operating in highly regulated industries, such as healthcare, education, not-for-profit, gaming, science and technology, transportation, defense contracting, energy and environmental initiatives.
We cater mostly to companies with annual revenue in excess of $1M seeking to expand their business, enter new markets, or respond to adverse developments in their existing markets.
While many consulting agencies operate at a state or national level, very few are capable of both. S4 Group offers business development, sales and marketing, government affairs, and contracting and grants services. Our clients include regional and national businesses, nonprofits, and associations.
S4 helps clients sustainably grow their business and navigate the unpredictable world of government regulation and legislation.
Our Services Include:
Our Competitive Advantage
S4 Group’s unique experience working with companies in highly-regulated industries to succeed and grow. Our staff have decades of combined experience working closely with clients to develop their business strategies, sales and marketing plans, tap into new markets, and manage the risks and opportunities posed by government regulation.
For our clients seeking to grow their businesses, we leverage our insight into the mindsets of healthcare executives and decision makers in the technology, nonprofits, and education industries.
For our clients seeking to refine their business strategy, we provide access to world-class entrepreneurs and their keen eyes for
S4 Group’s competitive advantage is our unique ability to offer our clients multi-state and federal solutions tailored to their specific needs. We deploy our understanding of state and federal processes to coordinate a company-wide strategy for our government affairs clients.
Mark Kalish uses his far-reaching regional and national relationships and strategic expertise - illustrated through his decade of accomplishments at Agudath Israel of America - to help clients achieve their goals.
Strategic Medicaid Advisor
Ms. Munoz started working as a caseworker for the Illinois Department of Human Services in 1986. In her 30 years at the agency, Ms. Munoz graduated to a senior manager responsible for managing public assistance offices throughout Cook County and beyond.
Director of Operations
Graduating Magna Cum Laude with Honors, Melissa Schakowsky has a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and Political Science with a minor in Economics from the University of Miami.
Liam graduated from the University of Iowa with a degree in International Studies, History, and International Relations. Before joining S4, he interned in the district office of one of Illinois's US Congresswomen.
Director of Finance