How we can help

We begin by listening. We want to understand your mission, your business. We want to hear about your strategic goals. We want to identify the opportunities and threats facing you. And then we’ll partner with you to design the solutions you need to promote and protect your brand.

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Brand identity development or refresh. Marketing and ad campaigns. Website development. Customer relationship management. Special events.

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Internal and external audiences. Media relations. Crisis communications. Social media. Thought leadership.

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Leadership transition.
Change management. Organizational culture programs. Employee engagement.

Navigating Change

Assessment of your goals – business or personal. Options to pivot. Steps to move forward.

Cash Flow

Strategy to increase cash flow from existing operations. Waste reduction.
Reduction of expenses and taxes.


Compelling images for your website, social media, marketing. Head shots—formal or casual, indoors or outdoors. Event photography.

Let’s have a conversation

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Ready or not, here they come! The holidays are upon us.  For some that is welcomed relief from a difficult year. The end of 2020 is finally in sight. For others, the holidays bring even more stress to end a really stressful year. This year’s holiday concerns are worsened by job loss or insecurity, illness…