Partner Companies


We are dedicated to ensuring that we invest in the best-in-class resources to deliver strategic and integrated solutions for our clients. This requires not only a roster of talent with practical industry experience, but a team that can deliver a seamless product from start to finish. From issues advertising to lobbying to market research and grassroots mobilization, our partner companies help us achieve our goal of making Burson-Marsteller the most creative, ideas-driven and results-oriented communications firm in the world:

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Penn Schoen Berland is a market research, political polling and strategic consulting firm with more than 30 years of experience that specializes in bringing the lessons from the political campaign trail into the corporate boardroom to give clients the strategic insights they need to beat the competition.


Proof Integrated Communications is a full-service advertising and marketing communications agency that specializes in the creative execution of communications based on research and data to drive superior results for clients. The firm specializes in the creative execution of programs on behalf of a wide range of corporate, consumer, business-to-business and institutional clients.

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Prime Policy Group is Washington’s premier global public policy and government affairs firm, offering decades of experience in public affairs and domestic and international business strategy with a reputation for excellence in client service.

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Direct Impact is the nation’s leading grassroots mobilization firm, bringing a campaign-style approach to more traditional public outreach. The firm has played a role in many of the major social and policy issues of the last two decades, including taxes, Medicare, defense and trade. They have also tackled some of the most pressing and complicated community-based challenges for our clients.

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Crowdverb is a digital advocacy and mobilization firm that is owned by Direct Impact and harnesses the power of web data to identify and recruit large numbers of advocates. Crowdverb specializes in using an intensely data-driven approach to provide cost-effective, highly scalable mobilization of activists to impact issues and legislation, manage reputations and promote products.


Palisades Media Ventures (PMV) is an innovative media development company with a focus on public affairs, thought leadership and creating a new level of partnership between our clients and the world’s leading news organizations.