Breakthrough results that drive your business forward

Who is telling your story? Is your company getting the visibility and recognition you deserve? Is your voice being heard?

It takes a special blend of creativity, deep market knowledge, expertise and a sharp focus on results to develop public relations, marketing  and social media strategies that move the needle for your business.

At Harden Communications Partners, you get the “A” team every day. Your account team is led by a senior professional who knows your industry.

“Fireman’s Fund has worked with any number of PR agencies over the years, and Harden Partners stands head and shoulders above them all. This team will go the extra mile to drive media results. They are great collaborators and strategists, whether it’s managing a crisis situation or telling a complex story. Harden’s team worked seamlessly with our executives, field and product managers to consistently deliver results that exceeded our expectations.”
Janet Ruiz, Manager of Media Relations, Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company
“Harden Partners is a wonderful boutique agency that has partnered with us to build momentum in awareness for Fractal Analytics among technology publications and industry analysts. I recommend them for startups and growing companies, especially in the tech space.”
Careen Foster, Chief Marketing Officer, Fractal
“We hired Harden Partners to jumpstart our marketing/communications and PR for the East Bay Vintners Alliance. In rapid succession, they refreshed our website, created a brochure, organized special events and engaged our social media followers on twitter (Wine Wednesdays), Facebook and a blog. Thanks to Harden’s effective online and media promotion, attendance at Urban Wine Experience, our showcase annual event.”
Fred Dick, Owner of Urbano Cellars and Board Member/Former President, East Bay Vintners Alliance
“This agency’s ability to deliver great results and gain attention from our key audiences, including physicians and consumers, adds a valuable asset to our comprehensive marketing effort.”
David Hook, Executive Director of Marketing and Communications, John Muir Health
“Thanks to the creativity and dedication of the ‘dream team’ of pros at Harden Partners, the Foundation was able to achieve great visibility, which was vital for the largest fundraising campaign in our history.”
Kimberly Low, Capital Campaign Director, John Muir Health Foundation
“Harden Partners put us on the map in Northern California. Their passion and level of commitment to achieving successful results got us on the front pages of newspapers that had never paid attention to us.”
Sean Sullivan, Former Development Director, Covenant House California
“Harden Partners has played a pivotal role in building awareness of our firm and enhancing our reputation as thought leaders. Their high level of personal service and focus, combined with deep industry expertise has made them a pleasure to work with and a valuable business partner.”
Karl Mills, Capital Campaign Director, Jurika, Mills, Keifer
“Girls Going Places® was a very special program for teen girls. Thanks to the Harden team, its winners have received national recognition and strengthened Guardian’s visibility. Whether it is media coverage or prepping the girls for interviews, their enthusiasm and professionalism are impeccable.”
Maureen Charles, Program Director, Guardian Life Insurance
“As creative people, we admire this team’s ability to think beyond press kits and other boilerplate approaches to PR. It is a pleasure to work with Harden Partners because of their ability to generate new ideas and deliver great written materials.”
Donna McDonald, Principal, Maquette Interior Design
“Harden Partners knows our industry and understands our business. Their expertise in messaging and media training were of tremendous value in managing the communications about our merger. We couldn’t be more satisfied with the results.”
Tim Kochis, Former Chairman of the Board, Aspiriant
“We selected Harden Partners, based on their expertise and success promoting other Bay Area events such as last year’s Film Festival on Aging and the grand opening of Covenant House in Oakland.”
Cynthia Kopec, Acting Marketing Director, Jews in Modern China – American Jewish Committee
“Harden’s expertise in social and traditional media created extensive visibility for the exhibit that resulted in exceptional attendance and attracted new audiences to the Presidio”.

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