“When I see bullies, my first instinct is to take them on.”— Gwen McKinney, President

Let's CREATE!!!

with a multi-generational team to employ skills, talents and passions.
storytelling, shared visions and boundaries beyond the obvious or ordinary.
new frontiers of public outreach to promote people, causes and change.
on behalf of public warriors who -- with our support -- are destined to win.
harder, longer, stronger with drive that transforms kernels into big ideas.
those once called "clients," now entrusted with the promise of partnership.
Our Approach. Our Purpose.

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Our best work is cultivated from sustained strategic engagement. We’re in it for the long-haul, not one-offs that are in-and-out or hit and miss.

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Case Studies

Office of the People’s Counsel

When the Office of the People’s Counsel (OPC) launched in 1975, the nation was racked by an energy crisis that produced soaring gas and electric utility rates, giving birth to the quasi-government agency. The…

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Black Voters Matter Fund

LaTosha Brown and Cliff Albright never doubted Senate hopeful Doug Jones would prevail over Roy Moore in Alabama’s special election (December 2017). That’s because the co-founders of the Black Voters Matter…

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Strategists and activists… instigators and agitators… ground breakers, and storm chasers.

Agile and unburdened from the costly overhead of a traditional operation, we will meet you online, in the cloud, digitally, at our co-work spaces in downtown DC or wherever we should connect

Ms. McKinney and the VISION framework has been transformational.
Two facilitated sessions holistically opened my understanding of where my professional life fit into who I am as a person. I was given an impeccably organized document that contained my VISION Topline and notes, a personalized word cloud, and recommendations that crystalized the audiences, messages, and formats best suited for the objectives I had set for myself.

Dayna Bowen Matthew

Author, Just Medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care
Professor of Law, University of Virginia

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