OUR APPROACH

Applied Behavioral Science – Converting Theory into Practice


As professional communicators, we’re aware that to affect change we must influence emotion as well as thought. Our campaigns are grounded in research, reinforced by the discipline of persuasion theory, and complemented by our abilities as storytellers to convert data into compelling messages. We craft messages into stories that earn trust and compel people to change. Our team delivers powerful communication programs that influence behavior, solve problems and build brands.

OUR SERVICES

Consumer Public Relations

Build brands, establish reputations, fix problems and increase sales… This is the terrain of our Consumer Practice. Our success combines sound research, strategic thinking with creative ideas to deliver award-winning public relations/marketing programs that make an impact and tell powerful stories. Whether we’re launching a new brand, organizing media events or managing a crisis, our team is well trained and has the track record across industries including healthcare, education, real estate, food & beverage, consumer technology, retail and others.

Community Relations/Public Outreach

Our Community Relations/Public Outreach Practice is California-focused and combines the disciplines of government relations, coalition building, intelligence gathering, and community outreach. Our team boasts in-depth knowledge of southern California and how to best influence divergent groups. As behavioral scientists, we understand the importance of human relations in helping our clients effectively communicate with politicians, special interest groups and the general public.

 

Tech/B2B

The success of our B2B and Technology Practice is due to our ability to craft messages that help distinguish our clients in the hearts and minds of key audiences. We ask hard questions and provide candid counsel to establish and maintain corporate reputations. We work intently to understand our clients’ markets, maintain steadfast attention to detail, build relationships with media and analysts, and deliver value all along the way.

OUR EXPERTISE

Whether we’re shaping public opinion in southern California for our public affairs clients, managing corporate reputations abroad for our B2B/technology clients, or delivering powerful marketing campaigns across the U.S. for our national clients, the result is always the same. Strategic innovation. Creative solutions. Proven results.

OUR EXPERTISE

Whether we’re shaping public opinion in southern California for our public affairs clients, managing corporate reputations abroad for our B2B/technology clients, or delivering powerful marketing campaigns across the U.S. for our national clients, the result is always the same. Strategic innovation. Creative solutions. Proven results.

Our Work

From our clients…

“Westbound works hard to understand and acknowledge the needs of their client and their client’s core constituencies. They are doing an outstanding job of bringing the ReadyOC campaign to life and increasing emergency preparedness.”
CommanderSanta Ana Police Department (Regional Homeland Security Liaison)

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