Founded in 1997, Swanson Communications emerged from a raw passion for creating unexpected and flawless communication campaigns aimed at disrupting the ordinary, engaging the uninspired and conveying clear messages that resonate with diverse audiences.
As proud recipients of the coveted Public Relations Society of America Bronze Anvil Award – which recognizes innovative public relations tactics that lead to unprecedented campaign and client success – our staff of public relations and marketing professionals incorporates decades of experience, expertise and spirit into each and every project. Our agency is small but our results are enormous because our success is linked to the success of our clients and industry partners. You can learn more about our team here.
COMPANY BACKGROUND & VALUES
Small agency. Big results. Swanson Communications is a full-service public relations and marketing firm with offices in New York City and Washington, DC. We specialize in the personal and unexpected. We take every consideration to reach a broad spectrum of audiences and cultures and we thrive on communicating extraordinary stories and deliver exemplary results.
Nearly two decades of spearheading original and lucrative communications campaigns has provided us with a blueprint for elevating large sporting events, professional athletes, companies, brands and organizations to the apex of their industries. A partnership with Swanson Communications ensures that your voice will be louder, more respected and favored over all the rest.
WOMAN-OWNED BUSINESS (WBENC)
Our belief that diversity breeds creativity and growth doesn’t just apply to our client roster – it’s evident in our company leadership. At Swanson Communications, we take delight in being one of the few woman-owned businesses in the elite marketing and public relations arena. In 2013, company founder and president, Kelly Swanson, was honored as the only woman to be named one of Yahoo! Sports 25 Most Powerful People in Boxing. In addition, Kelly serves as a member in good standing of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and has been involved with Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) and Women in Sports and Entertainment (WISE).