Grassroots & Public Affairs

The Capitol Partners leadership team has a combined 50-plus years experience in Ohio politics and government, including management of several multimillion-dollar statewide campaigns in one of the nation’s most politically significant and diverse states.

Capitol Partners helps clients influence public policy and government decisions by developing and implementing an effective plan from start to finish. We have the relationships necessary to quickly organize and mobilize broad constituencies statewide or in targeted areas. We help clients communicate clear messages to decision-makers in a way that is genuine and effective.

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Capitol Building Campaign ServicesKey areas of experience and expertise include the following:

• Campaign Services – Capitol Partners leadership has managed and consulted a number of successful multimillion-dollar statewide campaigns for elected office and ballot initiatives.

• Coalition Building – Capitol Partners will help you assemble and mobilize your network of employees, friends, consumers and communities that benefit from your presence and success.

• Earned and Paid Media Services – Capitol Partners develops effective paid and earned media strategies to give broad awareness to your messages.

• Issue Development – Capitol Partners crafts effective messages by using tools such as public opinion polling and focus groups.

• Social Media Services – Capitol Partners helps clients communicate through web-based technologies such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Campaign Services

Capitol Partners leadership has managed and consulted a number of successful multimillion-dollar statewide campaigns for elected office and ballot initiatives.

We have a proven record navigating Ohio’s diverse political regions, and the ability to organize and manage an exceptional campaign team that includes:

  • Fundraising
  • Field work
  • Regional leadership development
  • Message development
  • Paid and earned media
  • Coalitions
  • Web and social media
  • Petition circulation
  • Voter micro-targeting
  • Public opinion research

Coalition Building

Capitol Partners will help you assemble and mobilize your network of employees, friends, consumers, and communities that benefit from your presence and success.

Your organization likely has employees, customers, friends and communities ready and willing to take action on shared issues of concern. Capitol Partners will help you assemble and mobilize these networks into unified, effective coalitions. We will assist you in nurturing and managing these relationships on an ongoing basis, giving you a base of support that can be activated quickly for future initiatives.

Influencing the decisions of elected officials requires that they hear from their constituents in a way that is authentic. Capitol Partners frequently works with government officials and community leaders at all levels and has the established relationships and experience necessary to guarantee your messages are heard and understood.

Capitol Partners’ relationships throughout Ohio enable us to quickly develop a team to meet your specific needs. We can help mobilize industry experts, generate earned media, coordinate community events, organize meetings with elected officials, or generate direct contact through phone, mail, e-mail, social media, or door-to-door.

Earned & Paid Media Services

Capitol Partners develops effective paid and earned media strategies to give broad awareness to your messages.

With twelve unique media markets, Ohio is a complex state to navigate from a communications standpoint. Capitol Partners develops effective paid and earned media strategies to give broad awareness to your messages. Coordinating media and coalition efforts is critical to implementing an effective grassroots plan. Capitol Partners has relationships within large and small media markets to drive your messages through every type of media vehicle.

Issue Development

Capitol Partners crafts effective messages by using tools such as public opinion polling and focus groups.

Understanding the perspective of the community can be a vital part of developing and delivering your messages. Capitol Partners crafts effective messages by using tools such as public opinion polling and focus groups. We gather vital information and use it to shape compelling, effective messages.

Social Media Services

Capitol Partners helps clients communicate through web-based technologies such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Effectively utilizing social media to deliver the right messages to the right audiences can be a challenge. Capitol Partners helps clients communicate through web-based technologies such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. We help craft and implement advocacy plans that blend technology and social interaction, ensuring that messages critical to your specific goals are heard and amplified through appropriate social channels.