Partner Companies We are dedicated to ensuring that we invest in the best-in-class resources to deliver strategic and integrated solutions for our clients. This requires not only a roster of talent with practical industry experience, but a team that can deliver a seamless product from start to finish. From issues advertising to lobbying to market research and grassroots mobilization, our partner companies help us achieve our goal of making Burson-Marsteller the most creative, ideas-driven and results-oriented communications firm in the world: Penn Schoen Berland is a market research, political polling and strategic consulting firm with more than 30 years of experience that specializes in bringing the lessons from the political campaign trail into the corporate boardroom to give clients the strategic insights they need to beat the competition. www.psbresearch.com Prime Policy Group is Washington’s premier global public policy and government affairs firm, offering decades of experience in public affairs and domestic and international business strategy with a reputation for excellence in client service. www.prime-policy.com Direct Impact is the nation’s leading grassroots mobilization firm, bringing a campaign-style approach to more traditional public outreach. The firm has played a role in many of the major social and policy issues of the last two decades, including taxes, Medicare, defense and trade. They have also tackled some of the most pressing and complicated community-based challenges for our clients. directimpact.com Palisades Media Ventures (PMV) is an innovative media development company with a focus on public affairs, thought leadership and creating a new level of partnership between our clients and the world’s leading news organizations. www.palisadesmv.com Benenson Strategy Group (BSG) is a strategic research consultancy that marries language expertise with innovative research to frame choices to help clients win in the most challenging competitive situations. www.BSGCO.com. TSE Consulting is an international consulting firm specialised in sport. TSE helps its clients (public sector bodies and sports organisations) in four highly inter-related practice areas that are fundamental to driving sport forward; events, performance, participation and facilities. www.tseconsulting.com.