Regardless of where you intend to create the next breakthrough in your business, chances are good Ward has experience causing similar results for clients in your industry. Though clients routinely engage Ward’s thinking and execution in new sectors, we have particular bench strength in the industries shown above.
Our vast oil and gas experience includes all aspects of oil and gas public relations, crisis communication and internal communication. Ward’s work with clients spanning the upstream, midstream and downstream energy supply chain provides clients insight and connections to reach these highly specialized audiences worldwide, whether to support production goals, market technologies, improve employee performance, reach safety goals or manage issues. Our award-winning Energy Team is ready to help you cause intended results in oil and gas PR,…
A natural foray from traditional energy, Ward also represents clients in alternative energy markets like wind and solar.
Not surprisingly, many Ward clients serve customers in related energy supply sectors, such as coal, mining and nuclear. Ward deploys its proven processes for working with technical subject matter experts, press and opinion-leaders in these industries to raise awareness, educate, sway opinion and create preference for products and solutions.
Ward’s process industry clients serve automotive, pharmaceutical, healthcare, apparel, consumer goods, energy, infrastructure, military and many other industries. Our work for the petrochemical and refining markets ranges from marketing of technologies and solutions for plant process efficiency improvements, risk mitigation and cost reductions to sales support for new compounds and market sectors.
Numerous clients serve the utilities and power generation sectors. Ward supports their efforts by ghostwriting and placing case studies in leading trade journals, producing news conferences and media strategies for major trade shows, and preparing spokespeople to deliver key messages in a variety of forums to reach utility and power generation decision-makers.
We frequently don our hard hats and steel-toed boots to be on site at our industrial and manufacturing clients’ facilities – whether to conduct photo shoots, tour media or learn about technologies and processes we will be ghostwriting about in trade journals. We support sales teams with marketing collateral, and management with brand strategy, mission fulfillment and issues management at every level inside and outside the organization. Ward has represented a wide variety of manufacturers, such as HVAC,…
We deliver real estate public relations and marketing results for commercial and residential real estate professionals, including developers, brokers, general contractors, construction program managers, homebuilders and multi-family property owners and managers. From land use issues and pre-construction through ground-breaking, sales and leasing, and long-term community-building, Ward understands the cycle and trends of real estate development and its impact on each of the industry’s participants and third-party constituents. Our award-winning team is ready to help you cause intended results in…
In the highly competitive construction industry, relationships mean everything. Who can attract the best project managers and skilled craftspeople? Who can demonstrate to building owners their workforce safety communications are so effective, their safety performance is second to none? Who can be known as so reliable and capable, they become the general contractor, project manager, architect or engineer of choice? Ward thrives in this unique, interdependent community, offering clients on-target messaging and common-sense approaches to achieve company objectives.
Whether launching new technology or building market share for existing solutions, clients turn to Ward to promote their technologies in numerous industries. We have introduced technologies to human resources, engineers, scientists, CIOs, developers, physicians, hospitals, drilling and production teams, and countless others. A proven formula for success provides a basis for Ward teams to launch and promote the benefits of new solutions to decision-makers, regardless of their profession.
Whether you’re promoting room nights and food and beverage venues or appealing to hard-to-reach corporate meeting planners, we have a long history of getting “heads in beds and butts in barstools,” to put it in travel industry vernacular. We help attract precious leisure dollars to leisure destinations, storefronts and annual festivals with mediagenic event planning and intensive publicity and social networking to get the word out – and the money-spending guests in.
We’ve worked in the broad spectrum of healthcare, including recruiting clinical trial participants, launching newly approved compounds for major pharmaceutical companies, providing public health education, supporting fundraising goals, introducing new technologies and improving community involvement.
From patient recruitment for pharmaceutical clinical trials and FDA approval announcement to launches of direct-to-consumer campaigns to educate patients about potential therapies and management of public issues of safety and propriety, Ward supports pharmaceutical companies throughout the life of a compound with grassroots community relations, media relations, social media and local events.
With two of the world’s largest death industry consolidators headquartered in Houston, Ward has had the opportunity to represent numerous players in this unique industry. We have provided communications, public relations and marketing services to support corporate acquisition of funeral home businesses, manage reputational crises, and deepen the heritage relationship between funeral homes and the families in their communities to create long-loyal generations of clientele.
Selling services to other businesses requires specific practice development advice and talent to execute highly targeted public relations and marketing programs that reach key decision-makers and attract clients and referral sources, regardless of the industry. For example, Ward has provided: Business consultant public relations and marketing CPA firm, financial services public relations and marketing Healthcare-related and hospital public relations and marketing Law firm public relations and marketing Engineering firm public relations and marketing Architectural firm public relations and…
From food and beverage and consumer packaged goods to retail traffic-building and consumer services, we help consumers trust our clients’ messages and brands – and inspire them to act. Ward supports product testing, product launches, product seasonal sales promotions and product recalls.
Ward employs marketing and public relations strategies to help public and private educational institutions gain public support, involve their communities in the advocacy of education, and attract students and faculty.
A WBE HUB-certified firm, Ward has worked for government and quasi-governmental agencies, as well as helped corporate clients achieve their minority/women-owned business partner objectives.
To a large degree, the real work of any not-for-profit organization centers around building awareness, educating the public, advocating causes and raising funds – all public relations, grassroots and social media initiatives. We support numerous non-profit groups in furthering their unique purpose to contribute to the betterment of the world.
While publication editors are most often a key target audience, our long-standing relationships and reputation as reliable media liaisons earns Ward the privilege of also representing the publishing houses as they drive new revenue streams through conferences and events. Ward conducts international media relations and social media to attract event attendees and elevate each event to interest sponsors and advertisers, as well as trains editors to become effective spokespeople for their brands.