Our Expertise

Whether the goal is to advance support for an issue, build corporate reputation, communicate a message, tell a compelling story, or manage a crisis, a well-developed strategy is most important. When the right strategies are in place, the most effective tactics will follow.

Himle Rapp offers the following services:


  • Senior counsel
  • Qualitative and quantitative research – including design and analysis

- Survey Research
- Audits
- Focus groups

  • Positioning
  • Message development
  • Planning


  • Materials development
  • Traditional media relations
  • Digital engagement
  • Social media mangement
  • Media/spokesperson training
  • Stakeholder communications


  • Senior counsel
  • Corporate reputation
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Issues management
  • Crisis management
  • Change management
  • Strategy and integrated corporate communications


  • Management of crisis situations
  • Risk and opportunity identification
  • Risk assessment tools and exposure mitigation
  • Ongoing issue tracking systems/metrics
  • Crisis advance planning, research and strategy
  • Media relations and other counsel
  • Managing social media, online and other communications tools
  • Strategic counsel for exiting a crisis and restoring reputation


  • Issues environment analysis and research
  • Integrated strategies
  • Message and collateral development
  • Third party engagement (e.g. coalition building, grassroots/treetops)
  • Referendum/issue campaign management
  • Online advocacy/social media
  • Internal/external outreach and mobilizations programs
  • Public events