Clients

The Pincus Group is proud of the range and quality of clients we’ve worked with locally, nationally and internationally. Here are just a few of the clients who have turned to us for their media, presentation, speech and crisis communications training:

* denotes CEO, Director or Board level training 

  • Technology and Telecommunications

“You provided exceptional presentation skills and messaging training producing actionable and valuable results. You quickly established credibility with our team and transformed already good communicators into people who were more persuasive, confident, and prepared.”
David Matis, Global Training Manager, Microsoft

“My presentation was as close to perfect as possible. I could not have achieved anything near my potential without your input. I can’t thank you enough.”
Gobind Daryanani, President, iRebal

• Aircell LLC
• AMC Technology
• AOL
• Bethesda Softworks
• Bosch US
• Intel
• InterDigital Communications *
• Mandiant
• Microsoft
• McNeil Technologies *
• Oracle
• SAP
• Schlumberger International/Sema
• Sonic Software *
• SPARTAN Business & Technology
• Sungard Higher Education*
• DataTel
• iRebal *
• Juris, Inc.
• VeriSign

  • Banking, Financial and Insurance Services

“Your help was critical and much appreciated. Your training made sure we communicated the right message, the right way, to the rating agencies.”
Gordon Taylor, CFO, Maple Leaf Financial

• Alix Partners
• Clements Worldwide *
• Hovde Capital Advisors *
• ICBA Bancard
• Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco
• The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) *
• Maple Leaf Financial *
• The Mason Companies
• The Wentworth Group *
• The World Bank
• UNUM
• Wachovia Insurance Services

  • Public Relations/Advertising and Marketing Communications

“There are any number of choices, but the Pincus Group is the only one I would ever hire to media train my clients. They are still talking about the value you added! Amazing job!”
Karolyn Raphael, President, Winger & Associates

“Your training made a crucial difference for a crucial client. It was exactly what we needed when we needed it.”
Nancy Glick, Ruder/Finn Public Relations

• Arcadian Partners
• Castaneda Consulting
• CloudSpark LLC
• Davis & Co.
• DJ Storch & Associates
• Fletcher Group LLC
• Graves/Fowler Creative *
• Great Dane Consultants
• Hill and Knowlton
• LMPR
• MBooth
• PD Frazer Consulting, Inc.
• RMR & Associates, Inc.
• Rosen Group PR
• Rubenstein Communications
• Ruder Finn Global PR
• SBG Communications
• Saatch & Saatchi/ Rowland Worldwide
• Spin LLC
• Syntactics Communications
• The Hauser Group
• The Media Trust *
• TPN
• Winger and Associates Ltd
• Zest Communications *

  • Media

“Thanks so much for the excellent training. You exceeded our high expectations. It was valuable and even fun! You have a great team!”
Annette Makino, VP Communications, Internews

• Chronicle of Higher Education *
• Internews *
• International Broadcasting Bureau
• PBS
• The Washington Post

  • Professional/Education Services

“You gave our company the boost we needed – tailored guidance for each professional, geared to each person’s level and abilities – to collectively raise our company’s effectiveness and savvy.”
April L. Burke, Lewis-Burke Associates LLC

• Abt Associates*
• Educate.com/Sylvan Learning Centers *
• Gensler
• Giuliani Associates *
• Groom Law Group *
• Hill International Architectural Engineering
• Lewis-Burke Associates *
• Sullivan, Cotter & Associates
• The Brattle Group
• The Louis Berger Group, Inc.

  • Real Estate Development, Facilities and Investment

• First Potomac Realty*
• Forest City, Inc.
• Hines
• L.F. Jennings
• Molinaro Koger, Hotel Property Sales *
• ProLogis

  • Consumer Service/Retail

• Coca-Cola Beverages, Pakistan
• Foot Locker, Inc
• HomeServe USA
• Myine Electronics
• Starbucks
• United Rentals, Inc.
• Walmart Stores, Inc.

  • Sports, Entertainment, and Public Figures

“You and your group delivered the training needed to make sure the message, materials and information came through clearly and powerfully. I enjoyed it.”
Chris Carmichael, Carmichael Training Systems and coach to Tour de France Champion Lance Armstrong

• Arkane Studios
• Chris Carmichael, Sports Coach
• Claude Mann, Chef, TV Host
• Debbie Allen, Entertainer
• Hershey Entertainment and Resorts *
• Human Head *
• ID Software
• International Game *
• inXile Entertainment *
• Konami *
• LPGA
• Machine Games, Sweden
• Rev. Robert Schuller, Televangelist
• Obsidian
• ZeniMax Media

  • Non-Profits and Associations

“I learned a tremendous amount about effective communication. You greatly
prepared me for what lies ahead for my organization!”
Barbara Tulipane, President and CEO, Electronic Retailing Association

• Air-Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Institute *
• American Academy of Ophthalmology
• American College of Cardiology
• American College of Emergency Physicians
• American College of Radiology
• American Farm Bureau Federation
• The American Health Care Association
• American Medical Association *
• American Physical Therapy Association
• American Red Cross *
• American Society of Nephrology
• American Wind Energy Association
• The Association of Black Cardiologists
• Association for Enterprise Opportunity
• Association of Financial Professionals
• Center For A Livable Future
• The Chatham Township Volunteer Fire Dept.
• Child Care Aware of America
• Coalition for Iran & Afghanistan Veterans
• Community Bridges, Montgomery Co. *
• Community Council for the Homeless *
• Community of Hope *
• Conference of State Bank Supervisors *
• Compassion and Choices *
• Crown-Chicago Philanthropies *
• Cultural Development Corporation *
• Darfur Rehabilitation Project, Inc.
• DCS *
• Emerging Markets Private Equity Associates (EMPEA)
• Environmental Defense
• The Electronic Retailing Association *
• New Jersey Fire Department
• The Eugene & Agnes E. Meyer Foundation *
• Hospice of the Chesapeake
• Independent Community Bankers of America
• Inside NGO*
• Institute of International Education
• Inter-Action Consortium
• International Center for Research on Women *
• International Fund for Animal Welfare
• Legal Aid Society, DC *
• Martha’s Table *
• Metro TeenAids *
• Miriam’s Kitchen *
• Montgomery Housing Partnership *
• National Alcoholic Beverage Control Association
• National Apartment Association
• National Association of Counties *
• The National Forum to Accelerate Middle Grades Reform
• The National Law Center for Poverty and Homelessness
• NPower Greater DC Region *
• The National Sleep Foundation
• The National Museum of Women in the Arts *
• The National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) *
• NeighborWorks America
• New American Schools
• Pensacola Bay Area Chamber of Commerce
• Politically Active Physicians Association (PAPA)
• Population Action International
• Primary Care Coalition, Montgomery Co MD
• Security Industry Association
• Sorenson Molecular Genealogy Foundation
• Speaking Out Against Rape (SOAR)
• Swords to Plowshares
• Tahirih Justice Center *
• The Nature Conservancy
• The Sunlight Foundation *
• Telecommunications Industry Association *
• The Palm Center
• The US Tuna Foundation
• United Educators
• Urban Alliance Foundation *
• USA Rice Federation *
• US Civilian Research & Development Foundation (CRDF)
• Washington Area State Relations Group
• Women and Politics Institute, American University
• Young Playwrights’ Theater *

 

 

  • Colleges and Universities

“…seasoned professionals who equip you for the ‘cut and thrust’ of corporate communications—strategic, customized and professional. The best there is!”
Evelyn James-Barnett, Communications Dir., Bermuda College

• Bermuda College
• Genetics and Public Policy Center, Johns Hopkins University *
• Johns Hopkins University, Applied Physics Lab
• George Mason University
• George Washington University
• School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
• School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
• University of California at Santa Barbara
• University of Connecticut, School of Business
• University of Maryland, College Park
• Women and Politics Institute, American University

  • Public Policy Agencies and NGO’s

“Great job! The Pincus Group provided quality and timely advice and coaching that complement the work I do on a daily basis.”
Ken Wade, Executive Director, Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation

• The German Marshall Fund of the US
• Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
• Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation
• The World Bank

  • Health Care and Public Health

“Your energy and expertise was amazing and your insights were powerful.
We’ll be relying on your services again.”
Anne Cooke, VP, Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield

• AlloSource*
• Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield
• Covenant Health System
• Duke University Medical Center *
• Frederick Co. Health Department (MD)
• Georgia Health Sciences University
• Health Care Resolution Services
• Home Choice Partners, Inc. *
• Hospice of the Chesapeake
• The Johns Hopkins University
• Kaiser Permanente
• Misys
• The National Sleep Foundation
• Palmetto Health Care
• Smith-Nephew, Advanced Medical Systems
• StatRef Electronic Medical Library

  • Pharmaceutical

“You provided exceptional service and were able to focus on the main goals of our program to tailor the training specifically for our needs. The feedback from the attendees was tremendous and I definitely plan on using The Pincus Group again.”
Jill Werry, Novartis Public Affairs

• Bayer
• Cephalon
• Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
• Fast Track Drugs & Biologics
• Johnson & Johnson *
• Medicis
• MedImmune
• Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals
• McNeil Specialty Pharmaceuticals *
• Novartis

  • Energy and Utilities

“Thanks to your team for a terrific job. Your training was tough and thorough
and we learned so much. You’ve made a real difference.”
Debbie Jarvis, Manager Media Relations, Pepco Holdings

• Argus Media Inc.
• Central Hudson Gas & Electric *
• Constellation Energy
• Duke Energy
• Federal Energy Regulatory Commission *
• Pepco Holdings *
• TESCO Corporation
• TXU Energy
• Washington Gas

  • Automotive, Construction and Manufacturing

“I can’t imagine another firm that would’ve been a better fit. You’ve made a long-term, positive impact on our company. We are very grateful!”
John Klakamp, President, Encore Construction

• Chromalox
• Continental Crushing & Conveying *
• Daimler AG *
• Encore Construction Inc *
• GEO Specialty Chemicals
• Harman International *
• Home Builders Institute *
• Joy Global *
• Mercedes-Benz *
• Mission Residential *
• National Starch & Chemical
• OldCastle Precast Building Systems
• P & H Mining *
• Raymond Corporation
• Relative Genetics *
• Smith-Nephew, Inc.
• Stanley Black & Decker
• Universal Leaf
• URENCO
• Volkswagen Group of America *
• Whirlpool Corporation
• Wild American Shrimp, Inc. *

  • US Government

“Your clear focus on getting fundamental messages right was invaluable. Your training helped immensely!”
Bernard Tyson, Sr. VP, Kaiser Permanente

• Bureau of Ocean Energy Management *
• Federal Communications Commission
• Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation *(FDIC)
• Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
• Federal Energy Regulatory Commission *(FERC)
• Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
• Goddard Space Center/NASA
• Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) *
• International Broadcasting Bureau
• International Trade Administration
• National Archives and Records Administration
• National Institute for Literacy *
• National Security Agency
• Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB)
• US Army (USMMDA)
• US Coast Guard
• US Dept. of the Interior
• US Dept. of Treasury
• US Office of Comptroller General *
• Debt Management Office
• US Dept. of Agriculture
• US Dept. of Defense
• US Dept. of Education
• US Dept. of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)
• US Dept. of the Navy
• US Dept. of Transportation
• US Graduate School (USDA)
• US Office of Personnel Management
• US Dept. of State, Foreign Service Institute
• US Ambassador to Armenia *
• US Ambassador to Belgium *
• US Ambassador to Denmark *
• US Ambassador to Lebanon *
• US Ambassador to Liberia *
• US Ambassador to Mali *
• US Ambassador to Nepal *
• US Ambassador to New Zealand *
• US Ambassador to Slovenia *
• US Ambassador to Sweden *
• US Ambassador to the United Kingdom *
• US Agency for International Development(USAID)
• US Embassy, Majuro
• US Embassy, Bratislava
• US Embassy, Yekaterinburg
• US Embassy, Jerusalem
• US Embassy, Rangoon
• US Embassy, N’Djamena
• US Embassy, Conakry
• US Embassy, Durban

  • International

“We gained excellent insight into media dynamics and media as a positive communication tool. Your work has had tremendous impact on our relations with the media.”
H.E.L.C. Lekoa, Ambassador, Embassy of Botswana

“A great learning experience! I’d recommend your training for anyone needing to improve their public speaking, media handling and presentation skills.”
Abid Hassan, Program Director, The World Bank

• Botswana Embassy
• The German Marshall Fund of the US
• Government of Bermuda
• Imperial Tobacco Ltd. and Group Companies
• Inside NGO*
• Institut Pasteur *
• International Chamber of Commerce *
• Internews *
• Makho Communications, S. Africa
• Marafiq: Power & Water Utility, Saudi Arabia*
• Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation
• The World Bank

 

 

 

* denotes CEO, Director or Board level training