Velocity Public Affairs advocates on behalf of their clients in the communications and public affairs marketplace. As a full-service public affairs firm, Velocity Public Affairs helps assess complex issues and client needs to identify challenges and opportunities, developing customized strategies that educate, engage and achieve results.

The Velocity team produces successful results for clients by focusing on being fierce advocates; strategic communicators; and effective operatives.

 

FEARLESS ADVOCATES

Velocity Public Affairs approaches each client’s needs by analyzing the problem and defining realistic outcomes. They work to educate the client about realities and potential solutions as they create plans that build a solid foundation to accomplish goals and produce results. To move from a plan to action, the Velocity team identifies key influencers who can affect the outcome. Combining this process with their policy expertise, Velocity Public Affairs successfully informs and engages supporters to create knowledgeable advocates to influence the outcome.

 

STRATEGIC COMMUNICATORS

Understanding the importance of being able to convey information that creates impact and results, Velocity Public Affairs brings significant expertise to the work they do to create messages for each project and client. The Velocity team works with their clients to not only understand the nature of their business and goals, but to also bring in other perspectives and backgrounds.  This helps to create and develop effective and consistent messages to reach key influencers and other target audiences.  Velocity Public Affairs helps their clients identify and manage relevant communication channels and tools.  They constantly analyze various data sources and monitor current events and media to help inform plans, strategies, and tactics.  Velocity Public Affairs adjusts messaging as necessary to meet the changing dynamics.

 

EFFECTIVE OPERATIVES

The Velocity team’s broad backgrounds and experiences have helped develop and maintain long-term relationships as well as the ability to engage with a unique purpose and focus.  Drawing on a vast network of relationships from work in the media, the public and private sectors, Velocity Public Affairs brings to their work the ability to build and engage coalitions of key influencers that resonates with decision makers. As developments arise and situations change, the Velocity team is able to continually redefine the key audience as well as the relevant channels and tools to best achieve the desired outcome.

 

CAPABILITIES

Strategic Communications & Public Affairs Planning

Media Relations

Crisis Communications

Issue and Reputation Management

Corporate Communications

Content Management and Planning

Coalition Development and Management

Community Relations and Civic Engagement

Grassroots Development, Advocacy, and Management

Government Relations

Influencer/Key Stakeholder Engagement

 

PARTNERSHIPS

612 Social

612social is a full-service social marketing agency based in Northeast Minneapolis. The 612social team works to activate your social media accounts by creating measurable goals and maintaining a consistent flow of content. They sift through the social media noise to create measurable social marketing plans that make sense for your unique business model.

612social is a certified Google Partner and works with businesses of all sizes to increase brand awareness, clicks, and conversions with people who are searching for your products and brand.

 

Endorse Communications

Endorse Communications is a professional communications and web support company committed to providing unique solutions to grow your business. Whether your communications needs consist of organizational messaging or web support, Endorse Communications is committed to getting your message across, loud and clear — and making you look good.

Plenty of folks think that web design is all about slapping some words and pictures together and posting them online. No doubt that sort of attitude has created some of the atrocious and non-working web sites we see out there. At Endorse Communications, we knows that web design involves a lot of work – and we’re not scared to roll up our sleeves and get our hands dirty.

 

Mercury Creative Group

Mercury is a talented group of brand-focused professionals that strives to bring a touch of fun to every project.

Their immersive method is the perfect blend of strategic thinking, collaboration and smart execution. Strategy first. Design second.

Mercury Creative Group creates compelling marketing communications that foster lasting connections to your audience and grow your brand.

 

John Miles Company

When marketing your company, we believe the first impression you make is extremely important. Whether it’s your logo, your website, your latest email, or the literature that your sales people send out to prospects, a polished, professional appearance is critical to your image and your message. At JMC we create great-looking work that gets attention.

Our long-term client relationships are the result of the unique approach we take to servicing our clients and the measurable results we achieve for them. You’ll never sign a contract or pay a retainer with JMC. We shake hands, get to work and deliver projects on time and on budget.

What truly sets us apart is our ability to provide big agency talent and services without the big agency price tag. You won’t find us in a large downtown office space and we don’t have layers upon layers of account people on staff. No matter the economic climate, John Miles Company is a great value — it’s that simple.

 

ENDORSEMENTS

Proud Members of:

 

Community Involvement:

  • Saint Paul Police Foundation (board member)
  • Neighborhood House
  • Saint Paul Serves (Serving Our Troops) Foundation
  • Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (board member)
  • Friends of the Public Library (board member)
  • Spare Key Foundation (board member)
  • Saint Paul Skyway Workforce Group