This is what we do
With years (and years!) of experience on a number of communications fronts, we can plan out your PR strategy to give your public engagement efforts a boost, whether you’re talking to media our decision makers. We will build you a narrative that sells.
Got something coming up you need everyone to know about? We will get it out there. Our staff has had placements in national media including The New York Times, NPR, The Washington Post, and Vox as well as international and regional media.
We can organize public events where you need them, in front of the media and decision makers. We particularly specialize in large scale press conferences and other open events in Washington and elsewhere.
From websites to video production, podcasts to graphics, we can make you stand out online. Need a page specifically for your product or service or even a new page for your business? This is a one-stop shop for it all.
Contact us to find out what we can do for you
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Illumination Multimedia is a full-service agency that helps you communicate your needs in Washington, nationally, and globally. We have helped our commercial, non-profit, and public clients promote their brand, get their message out, and influence the public and policy. Based in Washington, DC, we have first hand knowledge and access to the institutions that make the capital. The Illumination Multimedia team has years of experience in Washington media circles, national media, political consulting, and policy.
Who we are
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Case Study: Changing the Course through storytelling
Change the Course brings together conservation organizations, business, and the broader public to raise awareness about the health of vital freshwater systems and to foster action to reduce water footprints and restore flows. Corporate partners such as Coco-Cola, Disney, and Danone help fund projects by public conservation groups as well as public awareness campaigns. Save
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Case Study: Online Fundraising – the Silent Auction
When a New Jersey based non-profit planned their annual gala, they knew it would include a silent auction to raise money. Illumination Multimedia, which updated their website, suggested putting it online so, instead of having the items on hand and resorting to pen and paper, attendees could take out their phones and bid or use
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Case Study: Customizing a Music Website
These days, many argue, websites are largely superfluous given the fact that many internet users get more of what they are looking for from social media or mobile apps. Take, for example, a recent Pew Research Center study revealing how a strong majority of news readers primarily source their information from social media. However, proprietary
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Case Study: The Pivot to Video for Non-Profit Organizations
The “pivot to video” is a well-known concept in journalism. While it’s true that far too many outlets and organizations may now be over-relying on video as a substitute to other forms of media and outreach, video will always offer distribution opportunities it’s best not to ignore. American Sociological Association saw some untapped potential to
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Case Study: Grabbing a News Opportunity to Go Viral
When Chief Justice John Roberts, while listening to oral arguments in a gerrymandering case, referred to “sociological gobbledygook,” members of the American Sociological Association knew he wasn’t really talking about sociology. However, the organization saw a rare opportunity for the academic association to grab onto a news hook that helped them go viral. They sent
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