Jarrard Phillips Cate & Hancock Inc.
Based in Nashville, Tenn., with an office in Chicago, Jarrard Phillips Cate & Hancock, Inc. is a U.S. top 15 strategic communications and engagement firm for the nationís leading healthcare providers experiencing significant change, challenge or opportunity. Founded in 2006, the firm has worked with more than 300 clients in more than 40 states and served as a communications advisor on more than $32 billion in announced M&A and partnership transaction communications. A proven strategy leader, Jarrard Inc. delivers tightly focused issue management campaigns and long-term transformational initiatives designed to advance healthcare providersí most important goals.
Kevin Phillips is a national leader in successfully guiding organizations through communicating change during hospital mergers and acquisitions and other high-stakes transactional moments while navigating the evolving difficulties of the current healthcare environment. He provides expert guidance to clients through transitions, reputation issues and competitive positioning as health systems seek to leverage political strengths and solidify relationships to meet their strategic goals.
David Jarrard has earned a national reputation in helping healthcare providers marshal and use their public and political strengths to win their goals. Under his guidance, our firm has become the leading strategic communications and engagement consultancy dedicated to work that spans our clientís most challenging communications issues: organizational restructuring; mergers, sales and acquisitions; labor challenges; crisis communications; and political campaigns.
Membership bodies (eg industry associations)
BUSINESS & PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
Healthcare services ( hospitals, medical centers)
Strategy & policy
DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA
Analytics, monitoring, insight
FINANCIAL / INVESTOR RELATIONS
Corporate governance, board issues
Investor relations (IR)
Coalition building & management
Government relations & lobbying
Grassroots database building, organizing
Legislative & political monitoring
Opinion leader cultivation, coalitions
Stakeholder management programs
Communication measurement, evaluation, analysis