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a civic impact firm
powering progressive victories

For centuries, the mighty Ohio River divided North and South, serving as the natural extension of the Mason-Dixon Line. The spirit of that great tributary – the economic and cultural engine of a forward looking America – inspires our company today.

We’re a high-stakes strategy firm led by professionals from the highest levels of government, business and politics. Savvy, southern and strategic, we’ve assembled the region’s best practitioners, tactics, and technologies for electoral and policy success.

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YEARS

at the highest levels of politics and policy

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SEC FOOTBALLTEAMS

we root for
every Saturday

CLIENTS + SERVICES

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Government + Business

partnerships + procurement

crisis communications

public outreach + community relations

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Campaigns + Candidates

strategy + management

fundraising + compliance

paid outreach +
new media

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Nonprofits + Advocates

legislative advocacy

civic engagement

membership +
fundraising drives

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STATES

led campaigns and advocacy across the country

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TIME ZONES

scored campaign wins throughout the region

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OUTPOSTS

Atlanta, Charlotte,
Fort Lauderdale, Jackson and Memphis

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INTERVIEWS

given to television, radio and internet news outlets

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PUBLICATIONS

have featured our bylines and quotes

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BILLION DOLLARS

generated from ballot initiatives

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FOLLOWERS

on social media
and email

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STATES

with local staff and offices

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EXPERTS

across business, government and politics

CLIENTS SAY

“It’s rare to find a team that commands respect inside the Beltway and around the country. That’s the strength of Ohio River South, and why they’re trusted to solve problems and deliver results.”

– Odie Donald, Executive Director of
Washington DC Workforce Investment Council

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“Franklin gained a reputation for successful collaborations on policy challenges, organizing young voters and guiding some of the South’s leading lawmakers to the winner’s circle.”

– Georgia Trend Magazine, 40 Under 40

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“Howard’s team works around-the-clock, and their rapid response outreach helped us beat expectations and continue winning primary contests.”

– Christopher Smith, African-American Outreach Director
for Bernie Sanders 2016

 

Savvy. Southern. Strategic.

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