Traversing the often chaotic and muddled path to public office is not a task to be undertaken without experienced and knowledgeable leadership. Successful candidates for public office are those that are able to fully utilize their time communicating with voters, and not those who are trying to manage their own campaigns. With over twenty five years experience in campaigns, Van Parish and The Parish Group are exclusively prepared to lead clients through the chaos of an electoral campaign. Campaigns by nature are chaotic organisms that require unique and experienced management. By analyzing the candidates assets and liabilities, political environment, and jurisdictional voter history, The Parish Group controls the chaos and develops a road map for the campaign to follow to victory.
Unlike many other consulting firms, The Parish Group is more than just an advisor on the other end of the phone. Day to day, on the ground management is the firm’s hallmark. We pride ourselves on this aspect of our services. We recognize the complexities and obstacles candidates face mounting a campaign and we are there with you to ensure that your campaign stays on the road to victory.
Briefings and Presentations
Understanding the inner workings of government is essential for entities seeking assistance from government agencies. Whether it is meeting with elected officials or appearing before decision making bodies, The Parish Group can provide you with the requisite research you will need to be well prepared for your meeting or presentation.
We will work with you to develop winning strategies to achieve your desired outcomes. In addition to background research, The Parish Group will work with you to develop presentation materials that will have the greatest influence on your audience. Whether these are reports or multimedia productions, The Parish Group will provide you with the high impact tools you will need to succeed.
Policy Research & Analysis
Interpreting the impact of policy upon your organization can often be a bewildering and confusing process. As consultants, The Parish Group can help guide you through the administrative double talk and provide you with the answers you need to keep your organization moving forward. In addition to our written analysis, we will confer with experts in the field as well as administrators who were instrumental in developing the policy.
We provide you with the facts so that together we can interpret the consequences.
When you need to mobilize support for your position in a hurry, The Parish Group can develop and execute a mobilization effort to move opinion . Utilizing electronic, telephonic and old fashioned grassroots organizing methods, we can develop a strategy that will be most effective for your needs.
Training & Workshops
Whether hosting a panel or need workshop facilitation, The Parish Group has served a diverse client base as panel participants and speakers. Some of these clients include the National Association of Latino Elected Officials, the California Democratic Party, Coro National Alumni Association, Working Ventures Institute and the Black American Political Action Committee.