Can your organization afford not to be heard?

People need to communicate; so do organizations. As audiences are bombarded by more information, more words and images—more noise—than ever, the clearly written, well-reasoned, well-presented messages will be the ones that get through.

We help our clients be heard above the clamor. They are experts in what they do; we’re experts in communicating what they do. We help map out an organization's communications plan, from developing messages to choosing appropriate channels to executing the plan. We write, design and produce printed or online material. We train leaders to do more effective media interviews and employees to write better or make better presentations.

To find out more about our work, choose a link on the left. Or give us a call or send an e-mail.

For decades—in good times and bad—we have helped our clients communicate effectively. Let us do the same for your organization.


What our clients say

Sharon relentlessly asks the questions necessary to close the gaps in my mental leaps. She finds a way to make complex research findings and recommendations coherent. Her superb writing skills and rigorous pursuit of the truth make it possible for me to deliver an exceptionally well-executed message.

—Susan Lucia Annunzio
President and CEO,
Center for High Performance

Sharon is a master at teaching professionals how to deal with reporters’ questions, getting their key messages across and maintaining control of the interview.  Her techniques are simple, straightforward, practical and best of all memorable. The McGowans are one those special service providers that you keep taking with you wherever your career path leads.

—Teri Schram
Head of U.S. Corporate Communications,
Egon Zehnder International

You have done a wonderful job with the report, and all of us at CASEL are more grateful than I can adequately say in an e-mail. You have gone the extra distance to get this done—and then some. Most important, you've produced a beautiful report we will be very proud of. Many many thanks!

—Hank Resnik
Communications consultant,
Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning