A Sampling of Our Clients.

American Craft Council

Services: Media Relations, Strategic Communications

In conjunction with LIN PR, Cathryn has secured multiple live television interviews and print coverage for the American Craft Council and its talented craft artisans.

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Bike Walk Twin Cities

Services: Strategic Communications and Public Affairs

In conjunction with Aurora Strategic Advisors, Cathryn coordinated media relations and external visibility for the public affairs initiative to encourage more biking and walking.

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Campaign to Save the Boundary Waters

Services: Media Relations, Policy & Issues Management, Special Projects

The Boundary Waters Canoe Area is one of America’s most popular wildernesses and Cathy’s team helped promote the Save the Boundary Waters organization and raise awareness of threats to this national treasure.

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Capitol Region Watershed District

Services: Strategic Communications and Public Affairs

In collaboration with watershed leadership, Cathryn spotlights environment and infrastructure projects to improve the quality of water within the district.

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Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs)

Services: Policy & Issues Management, Strategic Communications

Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs)

In partnership with Fourth Sector Consulting, Cathryn Kennedy’s team is assisting the Clean Energy Resource Teams across Minnesota in media relations and events.

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Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy

Services: Special Projects

Cathryn’s team provided counsel for the rebranding of the Will Steger Foundation to become Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy.

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Energy Foundation

Services: Media Relations, Policy & Issues Management

The Energy Foundation, established in 1991, promotes the transition towards sustainable and renewable energy. In partnership with Fourth Sector Consulting, Cathryn’s team works with Minnesota media to tell stories about the transition to clean energy and the businesses leading the way, as well as writing opinion articles on behalf of this nonpartisan organization.

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Ever-Green Energy/District Energy of St. Paul

Services: Strategic Communications and Public Affairs

Highlighted district energy initiatives with local and regional media, including arts projects and an international conference.

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Izaak Walton League of America

Services: Media Relations, Policy & Issues Management, Strategic Communications

Cathryn has conducted strategic communications to advocate for conservation measures in the Federal Farm Bill. Her work has included media relations with Farm Broadcasters, editorial board meetings and securing opinion articles throughout the Midwest, from Michigan to Oklahoma.

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Mayo Clinic

Services: Media Relations, Strategic Communications

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Midwest Tomato Fest

Services: Media Relations

Cathryn was called to help with visibility for the splattering Midwest Tomato Fest.

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Minnesota Clean Energy & Jobs

Services: Media Relations, Policy & Issues Management, Special Projects

Working alongside Fourth Sector Consulting, Cathy conducted statewide media outreach and editorial board meetings to help pass the new 1.5% solar energy standard, to be achieved by 2020, with a goal of 10 percent by 2030. This solar standard will help to create new, sustainable clean-energy jobs in Minnesota.

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Minnesota Environmental Partnership

Services: Media Relations, Policy & Issues Management, Strategic Communications

Acting as this non-profit’s Communications Director, Cathryn helped the Minnesota Environmental Partnership fulfill its mission to advocate for clean water and clean energy policy innovations. Work included statewide opinion research, publications and State Capitol press corps media relations.

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Minnesota Housing Partnership

Services: Strategic Communications

Publicized the public television documentary for Minnesota Housing Partnership Affordable Housing Initiative.

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Mississippi Watershed Management Organization

Services: Strategic Communications and Public Affairs

In partnership with Fourth Sector Consulting, Cathryn publicizes watershed protection initiatives.

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Mortenson Construction

Services: Media Relations, Strategic Communications

Working with one of America’s leading builders, Cathryn helps Mortenson build its brand through strategic communications.

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North Pole Express

Services: Strategic Communications

In conjunction with Union Depot St. Paul, Cathryn’s team publicized the arrival of Santa Claus on the North Pole Express.

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Prepare + Prosper

Services: Strategic Communications, Policy & Issues Management

Cathryn’s team helps build awareness of Prepare + Prosper services and products for low and mid-income families and to increase understanding of financially underserved communities.

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Rail~Volution

Services: Media Relations, Policy & Issues Management

Cathryn’s team provided media relations outreach for Rail-Volution when the conference was held in Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN.

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Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District

Services: Strategic Communications and Crisis Communications

Developed crisis communications plan for the watershed and its partner organizations. Providing training to prepare spokespersons to speak to the media.

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Securian Financial Advisors of North Dakota

Services: Media Relations, Strategic Communications

The CKC Team worked with the North Dakota financial services office to increase visibility and awareness of the services provided.

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Sierra Club, North Star Chapter

Services: Strategic Communications, Policy & Issues Management

Cathryn’s team works in tandem with Minnesota’s Sierra Club North Star chapter to preserve and protect the state’s environment.

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Snyder & Brandt, P.A.

Services: Special Projects

Cathryn works with Snyder & Brandt, a Twin Cities specialty law firm, publicizing topics of interest related to employment law.

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Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership

Services: Media Relations, Policy & Issues Management, Special Projects

The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership sponsored a first-of-its-kind Barnyard to Boatyard Conservation Exchange. Cathryn and her team worked with South Dakota and Louisiana media to draw attention to important conservation issues related to agriculture and fisheries.

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Union Depot St. Paul

Services: Media Relations

Working to highlight its recent renovation as a regional transportation hub and community events venue, Cathryn and her team collaborate with Union Depot St. Paul, to generate media interest in this historical landmark building, its events and many transportation options.

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University of Minnesota - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, Center for the Study of Politics and Governance

Services: Policy and Issues Management

Cathryn created messaging and brought awareness to needed revisions for redistricting – the redrawing of congressional and legislative districts, a complicated and politically charged topic.

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University of Wisconsin - James A. Graaskamp Center for Real Estate

Services: Special Projects

Cathryn, along with her team, interviewed commercial real estate stakeholders from across the country to better position the James A. Graaskamp Center as a leader and educational resource for students and professionals.

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