State Roots, National Reach

State Roots, National Reach

We understand what it takes to influence policy debates and decision-makers from the State House to the White House.

Our senior team of communications strategists has deep experience working with advocacy groups, coalitions, corporations, campaigns, and nonprofits nationwide. From coast to coast — and everywhere in between — we help you win by delivering strategic, proactive, and nimble approaches to achieving your goals.

  • Prepare for debates, testimony, and speaking engagements
  • Launch corporate responsibility initiatives
  • Promote thought leadership
  • Craft short and long-term strategic plans 
  • Build policy and issue advocacy campaigns
  • Drive crisis communications
  • Lead executive media training

Earned Media

Earned Media

News cycles no longer exist.

Our deep relationships with journalists across media platforms mean we get your perspectives in front of the audiences that matter most — in real-time.

From media interviews to op-eds; speaking engagements to blogs; radio tours to expert panels — we get you and your priorities where you need to win.

Digital Engagement

Digital Engagement

It’s harder to win if you aren’t doubling down on digital.

Our digital strategists are uniquely positioned to navigate the cluttered digital landscape, grow your online following and engagement, and influence offline debates.

We deploy cutting-edge intelligence tools to analyze critical audience consumption patterns, monitor audience response to your media, and optimize campaigns in real-time. The result? A data mine of intelligence to analyze the impact of your campaign, understand your competitors, and craft dialed-in, targeted, and persuasive strategies to shape online debate.

Media Buying

Media Buying

Our media buying team is platform and screen agnostic, breaking down media silos.

We take an audience-first approach to media planning — providing a media mix that allows us to talk to the right people with the right message regardless of where they spend their time.

We come to the table with expertise in both the digital and broadcast spaces. This unique in-house buying capability allows us to maximize opportunities by providing media plans that mix tactics and targeting to reach key audiences.

We use multiple inventory sources to maximize reach and frequency to your target audience — across all media — maximizing every dollar spent.

Branding & Creative

Branding & Creative

Visual storytelling is one of the most powerful ways to influence a narrative, communicate your mission, and move public opinion.

A persuasive story starts by listening to your audience. Our process starts with research aimed at understanding where the audience is and meeting them there — with language, images, and narratives that are relevant to their experience. We have decades of experience producing compelling, culturally-relevant creative that breaks through the noise and resonates with the people who will see and hear it.

Our creative is always customized for the platforms on which it will be consumed. With our in-house full suite media offerings (television, connected TV, digital, etc.) we focus first on who the audience is, where they are best reached, and what creative will have the most impact.

Influencer Outreach

Influencer Outreach

Digital platforms have radically democratized the media landscape.

Instead of a few media gatekeepers, there are now millions of influential people across the country who play a role in shaping public opinion and driving online conversation. Whether talking heads on cable networks or online influencers with specialized followings, they wield significant outside influence — and we can help you reach them.

Research

Research

Competitive intelligence, strategic targeting, fact-checking, and risk assessment are key to successful, proactive, and winning strategies.

Our crack research team offers a suite of research assets to make sure you are informed and prepared to achieve your goals.

  • Preparation for hearings, confirmations, oversight, and litigation
  • Rapid response, fact-checking, and crisis  communication
  • Risk monitoring and assessment 
  • Strategic targeting
  • Influencer identification and backgrounding
  • Proxy and shareholder action
  • State-based media and political strategy research