Strategic Communications

Protecting and enhancing reputations through substance and strategy.

Strategic communications is the discipline GBSM was founded upon, and it continues to be a core area where clients seek our support. Since 1986, we’ve helped organizations and individuals achieve real business and societal outcomes through a highly collaborative and empathetic approach to executing powerful and thoughtful communications.

To get there, we’ll ask you lots of questions and we may challenge some of your preconceived notions…all in the name of helping you accurately diagnose the situation and understand the larger dynamics that will influence your communications.

With decades of experience, we have a deep and diverse reservoir of knowledge from our work with hundreds of clients. We tap that experience and expertise to help you identify the right audiences and understand what drives them. Then we help you develop the right strategies, messaging and communications to achieve your desired outcomes.

Related Services

  • Agency review and hiring
  • Communications assessments
  • Communications plan development
  • Corporate communications
  • Crisis communications and issues management
  • Digital communications and strategy
  • Litigation communications
  • Messaging and positioning
  • Message testing and research
  • Public relations and media 
  • Change management
  • Internal and employee communications
  • Reputation management
  • Speechwriting 
  • Spokesperson and presentation training