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40 Gold St., San Francisco, CA 94133

415/217-7500; fax: 415/217-7503

[email protected]

Practice Areas: Allison+Partners is organized around five practices: Consumer Brands, Corporate, Global Reputation Risk and Public Affairs, Health and Technology. Our marketing innovation team combines research, content, creative, digital and measurement expertise into one offering and works across these practices to deliver integrated storytelling for clients. The agency also has a network and deep affiliations with firms worldwide through Stagwell Global (NASDAQ: MDCA), a progressive marketing and communications network, championing the most innovative entrepreneurial talent. For more information, visit

Employees: 500. Founded: 2001.

Agency Statement:

Allison+Partners is a global marketing and communications agency driven by a collaborative approach to innovation and creativity. Operating in 34 markets worldwide, our 500 employees work across one P+L to deliver data-driven communications strategies that drive business results. The firm was named by PRovoke Media as one of its Global Agencies of the Decade, North American Agencies of the Decade, 2020 North American Agencies of the Year and 2020 Best Agencies to Work For. The agency also scored a perfect 10 in PRWeek's 2020 Agency Business Report, was named a Best Places to Work for the fourth consecutive year and recognized as one of PRWeek UK's Fastest Growing Agencies in 2020.

Agency Senior Leadership: Scott Allison, global chmn. & CEO; Andy Hardie-Brown, global vice chmn.; Jonathan Heit, global COO; Scott Pansky, co-founder; Matthew Della Croce, global pres., worldwide client svcs.; Cathy Planchard, global pres., mktg. innovation team + health

San Francisco (Agency Headquarters)
40 Gold St., San Francisco, CA 94133
Office Contact: Meghan Curtis, gen. mgr.
[email protected]

Clients Include:

Bosch Home Appliances
Connections Academy
Danone North America
Dignity Health
Guardian Life Insurance
Healthcare Leadership Council
Invitae Corporation
Kampgrounds of America
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
NuSkin International
See's Candy
Seventh Generation
Sexy Hair

Allison+Partners in the news with O'Dwyer's:

News of Firms: Ruder Finn Expands DC Footprint

Wed., Dec. 21, 2022

...on the African continent which include partners in Congo, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya and South Africa.” Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Interpublic Taps Cavallo to Helm MullenLowe

Fri., Nov. 18, 2022

...director. Based in Nashville, she was previously a VP at The Buntin Group in Nashville. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Launches Social Discovery Squad

Mon., Nov. 14, 2022 capabilities and expertise under one tent,” said Horizon Media CEO and founder Bill Koenigsberg. Allison+Partners ...

Stagwell Grew 11.6% in Q3

Thu., Nov. 3, 2022

...20 percent range. SKDK, Sloane & Co., Allison+Partners, KWT Global and Hunter are part of Stagwell. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Colangelo & Partners Opens in Miami

Thu., Sep. 8, 2022

...and hands-on team expertise while leveraging Allison+Partners’ global footprint, network and extensive resources,” said Moore. Allison+Partners ...

Stagwell Reports 16% Q2 Organic Growth

Thu., Aug. 4, 2022

...22 percent range. SKDK, Sloane & Co., Allison+Partners, KWT Global and Hunter are Stagwell’s PR properties. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Allison+Partners Ups Barr, Fischler

Tue., Aug. 2, 2022 brand," said PRA Group's senior vice president of communications and public policy Elizabeth Kersey.  Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Teams with Special Olympics

Wed., Jul. 13, 2022

...head of DEI Brandon Thomas (Emerging Leader Award). Sponsorship opportunities for the event are available. Allison+Partners ...

Accounts in Transit: Landor & Fitch Picks Up The Container Store

Fri., Jun. 24, 2022

...the right partner to help celebrate the NOBULL brand," said NOBULL chief marketing Todd Meleney. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Lambert Hires Paige Wirth

Thu., Jun. 16, 2022

...move our client partners forward in their respective categories," said (W)right On president Julie Wright. Allison+Partners ...

Stagwell Grows 24%

Fri., May 6, 2022

...Major League Baseball. Hunter, KWT Global, SKDK, Allison+Partners and Sloane & Co. are Stagwell’s PR units. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Launches Allison+Sports

Thu., Apr. 21, 2022 deliver bold work powered by a diverse team of culture-obsessed communications experts," said Jenkins. Allison+Partners ...

PR's Top Pros Talk: Tracey Cassidy and Jill Feldman

Fri., Mar. 25, 2022

...producing and distributing content to the media. The company also produces live social media events. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Allison+Partners Adds Porter Novelli's Dailey

Wed., Mar. 16, 2022

...record of creating value for brands through innovative strategies,” said Huge global CEO Mat Baxter. Allison+Partners ...

Stagwell Posts 'Breakthrough Year'

Tue., Mar. 8, 2022

...per share. It traded in the $11.04 and $2.82 range during the past 52 weeks. Allison+Partners ...

Accounts in Transit: Allison+Partners Adds Thrive Scholars

Fri., Feb. 4, 2022

...tangible and lasting impact for our race communities," said IRONMAN Foundation executive director Audra Tassone-Indeck. Allison+Partners ...

Stagwell Lifts Off to Marketing Cloud

Wed., Feb. 2, 2022

...said. Stagwell is the parent company of SKDK, KWT Global, Hunter, Allison+Partners and Sloane & Co. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Caplan Communications Probes PR's Role in Climate Change

Thu., Jan. 20, 2022

...bustling consumer, business, industrial and startup ecosystem,” said Allison+Partners global chief operating officer Jonathan Heit.  Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Ex-NFL PR Pro Traci Otey Blunt Sets Up Shop

Wed., Nov. 10, 2021

...director in the agency’s corporate practice, who helped lead the development of the new offering. Allison+Partners ...

Accounts in Transit: Wagstaff Lands James Beard Foundation

Mon., Nov. 1, 2021

...the U.S. Marines, the U.S. Army, the Army National Guard, and the U.S. Census Bureau. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Hunter Ups Garcia Russo to New Innovation & Growth Post

Thu., Oct. 14, 2021

...served as account director for Matter Health after a lengthy tenure leading communications for MEDITECH. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Opens in Latin America

Fri., Oct. 1, 2021 an industry leader committee based on their needs, passion and commitment to content creation. Allison+Partners ...

PR's Top Pros Talk: Lisa Rosenberg

Tue., Aug. 10, 2021 producing and distributing content to the media. The company also produces live social media events. Allison+Partners ...

BCW's People Person Shifts to Stagwell

Thu., Aug. 5, 2021

...33 percent spurt in net income to $21.7M. Its stock trades on the NASDAQ at $5.72. Allison+Partners ...

MDC Shareholders Bless Stagwell Deal

Mon., Jul. 26, 2021 the marketplace." Stagwell Inc. will house Allison+Partners, Hunter and KWT Global, Sloane & Co and SKDKnickerbocker. Allison+Partners ...

Accounts in Transit: Allison + Partners Heads to Calif. Pizza Kitchen

Thu., Jul. 22, 2021

...continued growth and success of Quaker Lane,” said company founder and managing principal Carlos Febres-Mazzei. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Allison+Partners Adds Yoho Aide

Fri., Jun. 25, 2021

...the Western Hemisphere," said Anthony Harrington, chair of ASG's managing board and America's practice lead.  Allison+Partners ...

MDC Reschedules Stagwell Merger Meeting

Wed., Jun. 23, 2021

...PR firms Allison+Partners, Hunter and KWT Global, while Stagwell owns Sloane & Co and SKDKnickerbocker. Allison+Partners ...

Accounts in Transit: Allison+Partners Picks Up Nordic Consulting

Tue., Jun. 22, 2021

...languages and cultures and deliver results at scale,” said Altada CEO and co-founder Allan Beechinor. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Opens in Miami

Fri., Jun. 18, 2021

...impact’ and competitive advantage in comms tech,” said MSL U.S. chief innovation officer Bryan Pedersen. Allison+Partners ...

Indaba Raps Stagwell's 'Sweetheart' Deal for MDC

Wed., Jun. 9, 2021

...are SKDKnickerbocker and Sloane & Co, while MDC owns Allison+Partners, Veritas, Hunter and KWT Global. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: H+K Appoints Zhou to Head New Tech Group in Shanghai

Wed., Jun. 9, 2021

...perspective and passion to our business and our clients’ businesses,”  said Pollock Communications president Louise Pollock. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Allison+Partners Puts Webb in Charge of Healthcare

Mon., May 24, 2021

...a valuable addition to the senior Bubble team,” said Bubble Agency managing director Sadie Groom. Allison+Partners ...

Accounts in Transit: Allison+Partners Adds Blueair

Thu., May 20, 2021

...recovery. The accounts will be supported by Eleven Six PR’s New York and Dallas teams. Allison+Partners ...

Finn Partners Buys Back Stagwell Stake

Wed., May 19, 2021

...income of $109.9M in 2020. Stagwell owns SKDKnickerbocker, Sloane & Co, Allison+Partners, Hunter and KWT Global. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Weber Shandwick Ups Bullinger to United Minds CEO

Tue., Apr. 27, 2021

...become chief executive officer at Eastlake Advisory Group, Giorgi will also handle marketing for Equinox Media. Allison+Partners ...

Grayling's Barclay Opts for Allison+Partners

Thu., Mar. 11, 2021

...leverage her experience handling executive visibility, corporate narratives, product marketing, crisis communications and analyst relations. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: SourceCode Launches WeRaise PR to Advance Role of Working Mothers

Thu., Mar. 11, 2021

...much of our success for clients in the last year,” said project lead Stella Ferreira.  Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Buys Sommerfield Comms.

Fri., Jan. 15, 2021

...senior vice president in 2001, Coleman was vice president at the US Chamber of Commerce. Allison+Partners ...

Pinnacle Founder McCarthy Dies at 84

Tue., Dec. 29, 2020

...Hanson); Brian (Jennifer); Patrick and grandchildren Maura, Ronan, Luke, Ciera, Quinn, Joseph, Conor and Molly. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Allison+Partners Ups Lisa Rosenberg to Consumer Brands Prexy

Wed., Apr. 8, 2020

...and marketing strategies, including public relations, media relations, crisis communications, content marketing and social media. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: MDC Making a Move to One World Trade Center

Tue., Mar. 3, 2020

...of their career to take a deep dive into PR and gain a competitive edge.” Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Feldman Takes Managing Director Post at Allison+Partners

Fri., Jan. 31, 2020

...communications strategies, budgets and client relationships. Taft has also promoted Jenna DeMato to account coordinator. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Does Headstand; Worldcom Adds MC Comunicaciones of Quito to Club; Public Relations Boutiques International Names Amanda Foley of Kiterocket President

Tue., Jul. 23, 2019

...planning, networking, best practice sharing and guest speakers who addressed issues impacting the communications industry. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: Hawthorne Hires David Nassar; Definition 6 Recruits Dani Newman; Allison +Partners Ups Tom Smith

Mon., Jun. 24, 2019 at Fleishman Hillard, and held earlier roles at GCI Group and Makovsky + Company. Allison+Partners ...

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Opens Management Consultancy; Banner PA Opens in Denver; Clearbox Opens Yoga Studio

Thu., May 30, 2019

...brands such as Amazon, Sony Mobile, Universal Pictures, Morelli’s Ice Cream and Bushmills Irish Whiskey. Allison+Partners ...

Mark Penn Takes Command of MDC

Fri., Mar. 15, 2019

...Hunter, Allison+Partners, KWT Global and Sloane & Co. Stagwell's investment roster include Finn Partners and SKDKnickerbocker. Allison+Partners ...

Stagwell's Penn Eyes MDC

Fri., Mar. 8, 2019

...MDC with Apollo Global Management, according to the WSJ. Stagwell's holdings include Finn Partners and SDKKnickerbocker. Allison+Partners ...

On the Move: DiGennaro Hires Stephanie Agresta; Allison+Partners Ups Serina Tan; NYC & Co. Promotes Christopher Heywood

Fri., Mar. 8, 2019

...also leads a network of PR representatives in 17 international offices serving 28 global regions. Allison+Partners ...

Mitra Makes Move to Edelman

Fri., Feb. 22, 2019

...2000 at WPIX-TV in New York, where she worked as a producer for six years. Allison+Partners ...

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