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Curley Company House of Cards Stakeholder Map

One Nation, Underwood: The State of Play

Jennifer Curley by Jennifer Curley

A Curley Company Stakeholder Map for House of Cards The long-awaited season five of House of Cards premieres Tuesday, May 30th. As a public affairs firm in our nation’s capital, we like many others are avid fans of the binge-worthy Netflix series. With such a complex political landscape at play, we needed to catch up […]

Curley Company Surround Sound Cartoon

The Curley Surround Sound

Jennifer Curley by Jennifer Curley

There’s an age-old marketing adage that people need to hear something seven times before they remember it. While we’re no Mad Men, we recognize the value of reaching people with messages that matter to them more than once. That’s why we approach stakeholder engagement at Curley Company as a surround sound. What is a Surround Sound? […]

Keep Calm and Call the Crisis Team_Curley Company

Rhapsody in Black and Blue: Are You Prepared?

Greg Wilson by Greg Wilson

The recent and ongoing United Airlines PR crisis provides a valuable lesson for all companies in assessing their crisis vulnerabilities and level of preparedness, especially in the age of social media. Yes, the United crisis is ongoing–it’s not over yet for our friends that fly the friendly skies. They have one or more lawsuits still […]

Caitlin Donahue on bringing your PAC communications into the digital age at Public Affairs Council Conference

#PAC: Three Rules for Bringing Your PAC Into the Digital Age

Caitlin Donahue by Caitlin Donahue

Last year, New York Times reporter Ross Douthat tweeted that “Politics is downstream from culture, which is downstream from Mark Zuckerberg.” With nearly 80 percent of online Americans using Facebook, according to a recent Pew Research Center report, his point is hard to argue. We are living in a digital world full of emojis, hashtags […]

Jennifer Curley and Drew Ketterer at NAAG

Going Local: Engaging Stakeholders at the Corner of State & Main

Jennifer Curley by Jennifer Curley

Action in the States Last week, attorneys general from across the country converged on Washington for the annual meeting of the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG), on the heels of the National Governors Association’s meetings a few days prior. It serves to remind us that while there is still so much uncertainty about policy […]