We offer expertise
and insights
backed by 30 years
of experience
and results.

At Fries Communications, we'll provide the strategic expertise to help you build your brand (company or personal), engage your audiences, develop your leadership and customer engagement skills, tell your story, and grow your business.

Our strategic solutions are backed by three-plus decades of experience across a broad range of industries and an extensive track record of results.

In addition to providing one-on-one strategic counsel and coaching services, John speaks and leads workshops and breakout sessions at meetings and business gatherings. His presentations are informational, engaging, fun, and entertaining. He'll make you laugh, make you think and, hopefully, make you a better communicator.

Contact us via email or at 412.760.2299.


Public Relations

You have a story to tell, a company, product or service to launch, or news to announce. Or maybe you need to explain something important or sensitive, and the right words matter.

Let us help you reach the media, your customers and/or the public with carefully crafted, expertly written messages that tell your story and evoke the desired response.

publicity / media relations / corporate communications / crisis communications / event development / writing / editing / media coaching / presentation coaching / media spokesman / issues management / public affairs / reputation management / bylined articles / social media / employee communications / advocacy

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Brand Development

Your brand is the one thing that sets you firmly apart from the competition--something that will make customers choose you over them. If you don't have a
unique selling proposition, we'll help you figure one out. Then, we'll work with you to position and communicate your brand at all levels of your organization, plus coach you and recommend tactics for shaping the public's perception of you or your company.

brand exploration workshop / positioning / competitor analysis / naming / employee brand training

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Digital Marketing and Communications

There are a zillion ways to reach your customers online, but your efforts will have the best chance for success if you take a strategic approach that's supported by the right messages. John will work with you to develop a strategy to maximize the effectiveness of your website, content marketing program, social media platforms, and more to support your brand, develop customer relationships and grow business.

website evaluation / website planning / online engagement / ecommerce / social media strategy / ecommunications
/ writing / design / video production / podcast development

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Medical Communications

Several years spent in marketing and communications leadership roles at major Pittsburgh hospitals including UPMC Passavant and UPMC Shadyside have given us a distinctive level of expertise when it comes to health and medical marketing, communications and digital initiatives. Our experience and expertise encompasses branding, public relations, crisis communications, direct response, web and online communications, digital media production, and event planning and execution. And of course, our strategic offerings are supported by excellent writing, design and production services. Whether you're at a community or tertiary care hospital, medical practice, nursing organization, chiropractor, therapist, insurance firm, or other health-related organization, let us put our savvy and skills to work for you.

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