Strategic Collaboration

Kearns & West develops organizations’ communications efforts to achieve their goals. We articulate distinct visions, capabilities, and character and connect with audiences that matter.

communications planning

Building comprehensive communications strategies, which include specific and detailed objectives; stakeholders; messages; communications tools; and measurable, meaningful indicators of both progress and success

media relations

Identifying and connecting with media influencers resulting in high-value media coverage

policy & issue management

Monitoring policy development and developing response strategies


Conducting interviews, surveys, focus groups, and material review and developing use cases and audience personas

thought leadership

Establishing individuals and organizations as experts in their field


Using an audience-centered approach to build messages that resonate