Hamilton Place Strategies (HPS) is an analytical public affairs consulting firm.
We integrate substantive analysis with communications and believe a deep understanding of business and economics leads to more effective public engagement and better outcomes for our clients. Our communications are fact-based, compelling, and memorable. Our analysis is rigorous, accessible, and thought-provoking.
Our integrated approach combines analytical rigor, topical expertise, and creative thinking to improve understanding of the issues facing our clients.
We draw from our in-house research and analytical capabilities to understand the complex issues our clients are facing. This includes: issue/decision analysis; policy impact reports; issue primers; forecasting, modeling, and sensitivity analysis; reputational benchmarking; organizational assessment; and survey work and polling.
We combine analytical rigor with proven communications techniques and a “show, don’t tell” approach to explain issues to target audiences. This includes: message development; brand management; media relations; crisis communications; investor communications; employee communications; rapid response; digital communications; advertising; creative content, and event production.
We identify and cultivate the voices necessary to make the story come to life and convince stakeholders of the right solution. This includes: thought leadership creation; coalition and campaign management; influencer relationship building; and third-party validator development.
Regardless of the topic or audience, it is a prerequisite that we agree with a prospective client’s position on the issue they are facing. This informs how we feel about the work we do, the way we think about it, and the impact it has. All together, this makes Hamilton Place Strategies one of the most innovative and effective public affairs firms working today. We call it—