June 30, 2022 – What’s happening at Ball Consulting Group? Check out recent results for clients, our PR industry awards, and more in our summer newsletter by clicking here.
Jan. 11, 2022 – Ball Consulting Group is featured in the annual crisis communications special issue of O’Dwyer’s, the No. 1 publication for public relations and marketing communications professionals.
The magazine published a thought leadership piece by President & Founder David Ball on the communications steps that higher education leaders can take to combat hate and bias on campus.
Click here to read the article on O’Dwyer’s website (the full crisis communications special issue can be found here).
Jan. 8, 2021 – Ball Consulting Group, LLC President David Ball was quoted in a Forbes article exploring the crisis management lessons from this week’s U.S. Capitol siege.
“The first thing to remember about crisis management is that preparation can, in fact, avert many crises,” said Ball. “The protest—which became an insurrection—had been planned for weeks. A stronger line of defense could likely have prevented the breach.”
Please click here to read the full article.
Oct. 9, 2020 – Ball Consulting Group, LLC is featured in the annual health care PR issue of O’Dwyer’s magazine, the No. 1 publication for public relations and marketing communications professionals.
The firm’s expertise and capabilities are profiled as a go-to PR firm in the magazine. O’Dwyer’s also published a guest column by President David Ball about COVID-19 in nursing homes and the crisis PR challenge presented by the pandemic.
Please click here to read the profile and here to read the guest column.
Sept. 21, 2020 – All of our clients have been impacted to one extent or another by the coronavirus pandemic. Heath care, human services, education, technology and community-based organizations all quickly adapted to school closures, social distancing, work-from-home guidelines, and strict quarantine orders from authorities.
Skilled nursing facilities – also known as nursing homes – would face their greatest challenge ever. We recount how we helped nursing navigate the darkest days of COVID-19 crisis in this case study.
Also, Ball Consulting Group President David Ball recently penned a piece for McKnight’s, the business news magazine serving the long-term care field, particularly skilled nursing facilities (SNFs).
Please click here to read about the “6 communications lessons learned from the SNF response to COVID-19.”
May 28, 2020 – Ball Consulting Group, LLC President David Ball was recently quoted in The MetroWest Daily News, for the newspaper’s story on crisis communications for nursing homes dealing with difficult circumstances during the Covid-19 pandemic.
“We are dealing with this every day at our firm, talking about numbers of positive cases, talking about deaths, and it’s a very challenging thing,” Ball said.
Read the full story by clicking here.