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Crosby Ranked PR firm


705 Melvin Ave., #200, Annapolis, MD 21401


Integrated marketing programs, national PR/media relations, PSAs, digital/social media/content marketing, health communications.

Employees: 102. Founded: 1973.

Agency Statement:

The Crosby team is passionate about helping clients Inspire Actions That Matter™—actions that positively impact people’s lives and contribute to the greater good.

Crosby helps clients make powerful connections with their customers, constituents, and communities to shape attitudes, inspire behavior change, and motivate action. The firm’s award-winning campaigns, which integrate paid, earned, shared and owned media, have touched the lives of virtually every American.

The firm has specialized practices in Healthcare, Government, Nonprofits and Causes, and Military and Veterans.

Crosby is a Google Premier Partner, #22 on O’Dwyer’s national ranking of PR firms and #10 for healthcare PR, and a member of the PR Council and American Association of Advertising Agencies (4As). The firm has offices in Maryland’s state capital of Annapolis and in Washington, D.C. To see case studies and capabilities, visit

Leadership: Raymond Crosby, pres.; Robert Schnapp, exec. creative dir.; Denise Aube, EVP, healthcare practice leader; Anna Zawislanski, EVP, government practice leader; Pam Atkinson, EVP, connection planning; Suresh John, EVP, digital strategy & analytics

Clients Include:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
DAV (Disabled American Veterans)
Dept. of Defense/Military OneSource
Kaiser Permanente
Partnership to Fight Cybercrime
Peace Corps
Refuah Health
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Social Security Administration
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
United Urology
Veterans Healthcare Administration
Wallace Foundation, The

Crosby in the news with O'Dwyer's:

News of Firms: M&C Saatchi Unveils One-to-One

Tue., Jun. 14, 2022

...and creators remain at the heart of the opportunities ahead,” said UTA co-president David Kramer. Crosby Marketing Communications bankrolls a $100,000 scholarship program for students of Anne Arundel Community College. Each...

On the Move: Financial Profiles Names Johnston SVP-ESG

Thu., Jun. 2, 2022 assist our clients’ ESG efforts,” said Financial Profiles president and founder Moira Conlon. Deborah Boyd Crosby Marketing Communications hires Deborah Boyd as vice president of talent management & human resources. Boyd...

On the Move: Crosby Marketing Communications Ups Hitt to EVP

Thu., Apr. 21, 2022

... Amy Hitt Crosby Marketing Communications promotes Amy Hitt to executive vice president of operations. Hitt has been...

Healthcare PR Firms Enjoy 47% Growth in '21

Tue., Mar. 29, 2022

...notable uptick in demand for PR and marketing services from biopharma and life sciences organizations.” Crosby Handled Ups and Downs of Pandemic. Ray ...

On the Move: Crosby Hires Schnapp as Executive Creative Director

Tue., Feb. 22, 2022

... Rob Schnapp Crosby Marketing Communications brings on Rob Schnapp as executive creative director. Schnapp joins ...

On the Move: Crosby Hires Donaldson as VP of Tech Project Management

Thu., Feb. 10, 2022

... Cheryl Donaldson Crosby Marketing Communications hires Cheryl Donaldson as vice president of technology project management. Donaldson comes...

Let's Go Washington Cherry Blossoms!

Thu., Feb. 3, 2022

...about COVID-19. Neil Young launched the crusade and has been joined by former bandmates David Crosby , Graham Nash and Stephen Stills, as well as Joni Mitchell.  India.Arie is pulling her songs...

PR Rebounded in ’21 From Chaos of Pandemic ’20

Thu., Dec. 30, 2021

...of the COVID-19 pandemic on its communications offerings. Net income surged 13.5 percent to $355.6M. Crosby Marketing Communications lands a five-year brand strategy and integrated marketing communications contract from the...

Crosby Signs Up for Peace Corps Duty

Tue., Nov. 2, 2021

... The Peace Corps has signed Crosby Marketing Communications to a five-year brand strategy and integrated marketing services contract worth an...

On the Move: Goodman Media International Hires Buteau

Fri., Oct. 29, 2021 deliver maximum impact for our clients,” said Antenna CEO Keith Zakheim. Florence Lochrane, Jennifer Forester Crosby Marketing Communications hires Florence Lochrane as social media supervisor and Jennifer Forester as social...

On the Move: Crosby Hires Meltzer from NIH Foundation

Mon., Oct. 18, 2021

... Abbey Meltzer Crosby Marketing Communications hires Abbey Meltzer as a vice president to support the firm’s public...

On the Move: Crosby Marketing Comms. Snags Qorvis' Ballestero

Thu., Sep. 30, 2021

... Marcos Ballestero Crosby Marketing Communications appoints Marcos Ballestero as vice president, digital creative director. Ballestero comes to...

Crosby Signs Up U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Wed., Jul. 21, 2021

... Crosby Marketing Communications wins a second consecutive five-year contract with the Agency for Healthcare Research and...

News of Firms: Momentum Acquires ITSMA

Fri., Jul. 2, 2021, technology and innovation, and encourage more girls and young women to pursue STEM careers. Crosby Marketing Communications joins the Diversity Action Alliance, a national coalition working to promote diversity, equity...

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