“VHPR understands how social media is impacting how companies must communicate and the tools needed to encourage feedback. They provided us with great counsel and ongoing support in dealing with reporters, getting information out quickly, and responding to questions and concerns voiced by employees and customers.”
Marty Heimbigner, Former Chairman, Board Member, City Bank

“Thanks to you and your staff for making our retreat a great one. The content was timely and it was fun to take a closer look at social media.”
Wally Lloyd, Principal, GA Creative

“During a period of challenging communication and public relations issues we found VHPR to be very helpful in developing a proactive plan for all of our constituencies. This approach received positive reviews for the upfront forthrightness in addressing our issues head on.”
Pat Fahey, Former Chairman/CEO, Frontier Bank

“Thanks for encouraging us to enter the Washington CEO Best Places to Work competition.  Our employees are very excited and we think this will be a real help in recruiting.”
Megan Clubb, President and CEO, Baker Boyer Bank

“Boyd and his business partner, Heather Reynolds, have done a superb job of working with Fortune Bank. They have come up with some great ideas for the growth of our bank, and have really encouraged our employees to get involved. I strongly recommend their services.”
Dan Dierdorff, Executive VP, Fortune Bank

“I really enjoy working with all of the VHPR staff. It’s a pleasure to deal with professionals who are quick, responsive, and have a good sense of humor.”
Tori Dulemba, Administrative Manager, Pacific Northwest Salmon Center

“VHPR provides more than traditional public relations services. They worked with us and our development partners to create and pitch a story angle that highlighted the low-income housing element of a much larger project. The coverage was great and everyone was happy with the results.”
Lisa Decker, Vice President of Investor Relations, Homestead Capital

“VHPR was our marketing partner for five years and continually found creative new ways to keep our brand in front of customers and prospects. Enhanced market awareness was one of the things that led to our merger with Washington Federal in 2007.”
Ellen Morgan, Director of Marketing, First Mutual Bank

“VHPR is a critical part of our strategic marketing team. They provide us with valuable counsel and help tell our national story in ways that interest the news media and set us apart.”
Steven Rhone, CEO, Wentworth, Hauser and Violich Investment Counsel