Working Together for the Public Good

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We work with clients to steward organizational progress, drive development campaigns, and  leverage brands through effective websites, video and film.  


We offer premium, flexible services. We have a track record of achieving client satisfaction with a clear return on investment.

Our Expertise

Our clients benefit from the range of experience we bring to organizational challenges and opportunities. Our background includes work with:

Global and transatlantic institutions

Foundations and philanthropic partners

Higher education, school systems and preparatory schools

Conservation and environmental organizations and campaigns

Arts organizations and artists

Medical center and health organizations

Large and small human service organizations


Kirsten Hampton, Partner

Kirsten's experience includes senior executive, consultancy and training roles with global and domestic institutions, including campaigns of $600 million. She has served as COO for a Washington DC think tank, Vice President and Associate Dean at two universities, including the University of Rochester's $425 million campaign, and in related capacities in British Parliament, Congress, and companies at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. She graduated with distinction from Cornell University and is a published author and poet.

Sam Hampton PhD, Partner

An award-winning filmmaker, Sam co-founded Docs in Progress, an education resource for filmmakers. He also served as Executive Director of a Capitol Hill technology nonprofit, Program Director for higher education initiatives at the Executive Leadership Foundation, and with the New York State Health Department. Sam holds a PhD in Urban Education from Cleveland State University, undertaking research at The Ohio State University. He has served on the Board of The Harley School and the Selection Committee of the American Film Institute's Documentary Film Festival.

We help clients drive their mission through the creation of visual language tools, strategies to achieve fiscal goals, and cultural conversations to bolster satisfaction and productivity.

Our consultancies have been recognized by:

  • Association of Fundraising Professional and Chartered Financial Institute chapters
  • Ernst & Young
  • United Way

Recognition for our video and film work:

  • CINE Golden Eagle Award for Documentary Short
  • Grand Jury Prize Finalist, American Black Film Festival 
  • Outstanding Achievement Award, Contribution to Documentary Film; Television, Internet and Video Association

Expert panelist on global issues, education, research topics for:

  • U.S. Department of Education and the International Monetary Fund
  • German Marshall Fund
  • The Wallace Foundation

Assignments affiliated with The White House and three First Ladies:

  • Save America's Treasures
  • First Anniversary Commemoration of 9/11
  • President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities 


Awards & Recognition


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