Case Studies

College of the Desert

Awareness Campaign


What We Know

Knowing where to start and who to call is just the beginning - experience matters.

Kay Hazen and Company has a proven track record of success in representing high profile clients and complex projects.

The company is expert in client representation related to project siting and pursuit and processing of permit applications as well as developing public campaigns that are effective in reaching both targeted and general audiences. The firm has strong background and experience in crisis management and communications including work for governmental agencies, large-scale public and private projects, and corporate clients. We understand the highly sensitive nature of controversial projects and can quickly assemble and interpret complex information to both internal and external audiences.

Credibility is an outcome, not a motivation. It is developed day by day, year after year based upon action, commitment, trust and performance. Kay Hazen and Company is proud to have served as trusted advisor and strategic partner for more than 24 years to the region’s leading public agencies and private sector leaders. Our experience in the region combined with strong relationships in government, business, non-profit, education, environment and the media has established the company as the “go-to” firm for public affairs, outreach and critical issue management.

  • Public Affairs Services
  • Issues Analysis and Advocacy
  • Media Relations
  • Outreach and Advocacy
  • Strategic Guidance and Counsel
  • Public Education Campaigns
  • Executive Positioning
  • Creative Services

Successful public affairs efforts translate information and education into action. For more than twenty years Kay Hazen has helped public and private organizations translate intention into reality - successfully raising awareness, changing perceptions, mobilizing constituencies, enlisting allies and gaining the attention of decision makers. We find ways to introduce and manage projects, shape the debate, mobilize support and get results that translate into success.

From individual project representation to facilitation of public meetings, from building grass roots support to developing national media responses, from developing outreach and communications for regional initiatives to individual CEO coaching – Kay Hazen and Company delivers results on time, on budget and on target time after time.