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Melwood Global is a full-service international strategic communications firm

Melwood Global is the only strategic communications firm in Boston and Washington, D.C. owned and staffed entirely by former working journalists. Why is that? Because while many say they know the media, those who have spent time on the front lines as a working journalist living the immediacy of deadlines, the crush of information, the speed at which reputations are won and lost is best to advise organizations facing their toughest challenges. Combined with our unmatched post-newsroom experience in government, large PR firms, international NGOs, political campaigns and beyond, Melwood Global brings its clients the right mix of experience, vision and innovation needed to best navigate the complex modern communications world.

Bad Predictions

Written by: jtapper | Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 1:54pm | Blog

Charles Duell, the Commissioner of the US Patent Office at the end of the 19th century, has long been credited with what is held as one of the

Experiential PR - The New Frontier

Written by: Megan | Friday, January 6, 2017 - 2:46pm | Blog

How can communications professionals integrate experiential elements to deliver client stories in innovative ways?

Fake News in 2016

Written by: Brittany | Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 11:31am | Blog

Only days after the 2016 election, The New York Times ran an Op-Ed from columnist N

Message Delivered

Written by: Brittany | Monday, November 14, 2016 - 9:05am | Blog

Trump’s presidential win is certainly the political upset of our American history. Now the navel gazing begins of why and how.

Burying Bad News

Written by: jtapper | Monday, April 4, 2016 - 2:43pm | Blog

“Take Out the Trash Day” is Public Relations 101. It often goes by other names (“Friday News Dump” is among the more popular), but they all aim to do the same thing – bury bad news when no one is paying attention. The Wednesday before Thanksgiving? Perfect.