Each of our clients have different needs. Our team considers those needs when evaluating and developing the strategies to make you more successful. To that end, we offer a wide array of services that will help you accomplish your goals.
Relationship Building and Management
Our years of experience have enabled us to not only know legislators personally, but also connect with the hundreds of staff who work in the legislature, executive offices, various state departments and judicial branch of government. Additionally, FRG has a proven track record of successfully developing key alliances and building coalitions to achieve our clients’ goals. Through those relationships FRG has been able to successfully advocate for the issues important to our clients.
Communications and Message Development
The greatest threat to an external affairs plan is misinformation or misunderstood information. We assist our clients in developing a clear, concise message that is verifiable and understandable. Ben Franklin’s quote “If you would persuade, you must appeal to interest rather than intellect.” is our cornerstone for communication. Those principles are essential for advocacy.
We pride ourselves on our ability to organize and motivate your supporters through a comprehensive grassroots action plan. At FRG we have the ability and personnel to get your message heard by decision makers in the Alabama political arena.
Procurement and Business Development
We use our experience and relationships to connect with key decisions makers and stakeholders on our clients’ behalf to provide greater opportunities of success for your bid.
Public Opinion and Research Polling
In many cases opinion research and polling are an essential part of the process of developing a message or verifying support for issues. FRG coordinates polling, focus groups due diligence, and often background research. We have the experience, expertise and resources to provide considerable research functions.
FRG has effectively dealt with many regulatory cases in a wide variety of industries. We are prepared to assess and inform you of all evolving issues as they relate to your specific interests, and will work with you to determine the best sequence of strategic decisions.
State, Legislative and Executive Advocacy
Our team of professionals has an array of experience working with all aspects of Alabama state government. Our lobbying services include monitoring legislation, communicating with legislators and the executive branch, testifying before committees and drafting legislation.
Our experienced staff works with our clients to implement timely, effective strategies to reach positive solutions. FRG is able to map out a strategy, define the various possibilities and obstacles and set about getting the job done.
Traditional and New Media Relations
FRG has the experience and media relationships to ensure our clients’ messages are communicated fairly, with reliable information and credible sources. A client’s positive image is crucial and FRG has the ability to promote and protect your image by developing a clear and precise message to accomplish your objectives