Public Relations and
Communication Consulting

It's not just about "branding" -- it's about crafting a compelling story that people will lean in to hear.What's your story?
Let's make it memorable.


Every PR strategy is tailored to your specific needs. Get in touch to find out how we can support your organization.

Media and Public RelationsMedia strategy:
Messaging and story development, crafting talking points, and leading media spokesperson training.
Public relations:
Planning and executing media and/or public events such as news conferences, media tours, and grand openings.
Organizing earned media placements from traditional and new media sources, and tracking media placements. Leveraging earned media for brand marketing on social media/website.
Strategic Communication•Develop a media plan and/or social media or external communication strategy.
•Develop a thought leadership strategy.
•Develop a crisis communication plan.
•Social Media and Website Assessments: evaluate clarity of message, quality of content, and ease of use in order to deepen engagement and improve brand awareness.
Digital & Social Marketing•manage company blogs
•develop email campaigns
•administer social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram
•build an online presence
•manage influencer campaigns
•website design or re-branding
WritingGenerate original content for organizations including:
•press releases
•video scripts
•fundraising letters
•social media content
•client impact storytelling

About Tess

Tess Koppelman worked as a television journalist for 16 years, and won many awards including a regional Emmy award and several awards from the Missouri Broadcasters Association. You may recognize her from Fox 4 News in Kansas City where she worked as a reporter from 2001-2014 covering everything from tornadoes/floods/ winter snow storms (she does not miss doing live shots in the snow) as well as many elections, court cases, a serial killer mystery, and many stories that made national news. Her favorite stories were human interest stories and highlighting the good works of Kansas City nonprofits.Giving back to the community gives Tess a deep sense of purpose. She volunteers with many local charities and remains on the advisory board for (Kansas City's Diaper Bank) which she first joined when it was a startup organization. While directing communications at HappyBottoms, she led efforts to increase community awareness through various earned media placements and built a social media presence and following.Since transitioning from a career in television news, Tess earned a Master's degree in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas and now she teaches a course for graduate students at KU focused on strategic writing and presenting skills for leaders. Tess is a member of the Public Relations Society of America - PRSA. Tess also works as a voiceover and on camera talent for commercial and corporate videos. She lives in Kansas City, KS with her husband and two young children, who love the voices she creates when reading bedtime stories.


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