Government Affairs

Understanding state and local government can be tricky, but we are here to help. Bilbao & Co. has years of government affairs experience and has created well-respected relationships throughout the state.

Public Affairs

Combining government relations, media communications, issue management and strategic communications – Bilbao & Co. brings together a wide range of skills and disciplines to help you influence public policy and build a robust reputation.


With a deep pool of media contacts and resources, Bilbao & Co. will find the appropriate medium to connect your message with the best pos­sible audience.  We know how to craft news releases that get attention, build events that attract camera crews and get the right kind of awareness for your project, campaign or issue.

Coalition Building

Often it takes more than one person or business to make a difference. Bilbao & Co. can help you build a coalition around an issue, so you don’t have to go at it alone. We will help create your stakeholder list and provide outreach to energize support to standup for your effort.


In business, government and non-profit, the messaging matters more than ever. Bilbao & Co. will work with you to ensure that your concepts break through the clutter and make an impact with strong strategy and clear-cut goals.

Content Creation

Bilbao & Co.’s content creation team will help you hone your message using industry best practices and an attention to detail. From opinion columns to website content to newsletter articles, we can help you convey your message in the most insightful way possible to propel your goals forward.

Crisis Communications

Crisis is inevitable, so be prepared. It is important, no matter if an agency, organization, company, or individual is facing a crisis it is how you manage the situation that determines how you are remembered. We help you get in front of the issue, so you can tell your side of the story.


Across the political spectrum, Bilbao & Co. brings focus to complicated issues. From helping shape a message for candidates to managing media presence for elected officials, we give you the resources to reach the electorate or within the halls of government.