Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications

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Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications (RBSC) is a public relations company headquartered in Boston with an office in Washington D.C. They do not disclose a client list on their website. [1]


Their PR work includes "defeating a referendum, quelling an emerging crisis, or stopping harmful legislation." Examples: [2]

  • Lobbying
  • State & municipal procurement
  • Political analysis
  • Grassroots organizing and coalition building
  • Ballot question management
  • Crisis and reputation management
  • Media relations
  • Media training (of the client), "Squeezing your message into a 15-second sound byte, answering convoluted questions clearly, recognizing baited questions — these are among the challenges presented when working with the media"


Top executives:[1]

Income and employee totals

RBSC earned $7,294,321 in net fees in 2007, up 10.6% on the previous year. The firm has 32 employees. [3]

PR Week ranked Rasky Baerlein as the forty-eighth largest independent PR agency in the United States in 2008, with 2007 revenue of $7,783,283, a 10% increase from the previous year's total revenue of $7,069,163. The ranking also notes its staff total of 34 (2006 total: 32), with $228,920 in revenue per employee.[4]

Contact details

70 Franklin Street, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02110
Phone: (617) 443-9933
Fax: (617) 443-9944
Email: hbrady AT rasky.com
Web: http://www.rasky.com


  1. 1.0 1.1 About page, Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications, accessed May 2008.
  2. Services, Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications, accessed May 2008.
  3. 2007 Worldwide Fees of Independent Firms With Major U.S. Operations, accessed May 2008.
  4. "2008 Agency Rankings," PR Week, 28 April 2008.

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