Stakeholder Communications

Aligning businesses and communities to enable progress.

Successful stakeholder engagement is underpinned by a strong, tailored and highly considered communications strategy and implementation that aligns to the overarching engagement plan.

Communities are more empowered than ever with access to information via the internet and social media. As a result, governments and organisations face increasing scrutiny and criticism if decisions are made in isolation of the communities they might impact.

Strategic stakeholder communications are essential to support the engagement program and to uphold principles of collaboration, education, trust and empathy. This delivers added value to planning and project outcomes while proactively mitigating against community issues becoming a risk to reputation and financial targets.

Our services include:

  • Strategy development and project management
  • Project brand development
  • Project website development and management
  • Copywriting and proofing
  • Digital communications platforms
  • Graphics for displays and collateral for open days, community meetings, public information sessions, focus groups etc
  • Content development (video production, animation, infographics)
  • Digital and social media strategy, advertising and implementation
  • Issues management and proactive media management
  • Communication updates (website, EDMs, social media etc)

What our clients have to say

We have really enjoyed partnering with communikate on some key projects and appreciate their responsiveness and the quality of service they provide. communikate’s ability to be agile and quickly act on changes to strategy has been impressive and has resulted in us being confident in the fact that they keep the best interests of our campaign front of mind. The level of detail they provide in their reports has ensured we’re able to learn from our hits and misses and adapt our future strategies accordingly.

Daniel Stevens
Marketing & Communications Team Leader, City of Adelaide

We've worked with the communikate et al team for 18 months and they've played a pivotal role launching the Mineral Swim brand. They have successfully driven our influencer programme, managed our social media programme and generated leads resulting in sales. They are dynamic and professional, and it’s been a pleasure working with them and seeing our brand flourish.

Daena Bougoure-Latchford
Water Treatment - Business Development Manager, Maytronics Australia

communikate et al has become an important and trusted partner... They share our passion. We greatly value their flexibility, their responsiveness, their turnaround times, their honest appraisal of projects and their collegiality. Most of all we love the fact that they have supported our focus on achieving outcomes for older people.

Jane Mussared
Chief Executive, COTA SA

We love the Daily Moves branding that communikate et al created. It is friendly, flexible for different applications, and our marketing collateral stands out from the rest. We have received a lot of compliments from participants and stakeholders who love it just as much as we do.

Alyssa Hill
Daily Moves Program Coordinator, City of Unley

communikate bring a valuable offering to project delivery mainly due to their industry experience in navigating through complex situations by providing balanced points of views with focused outcomes.

Mark Van Roekel
Capital Delivery Manager, Flinders Ports Holdings

communikate et al understood our uniquely commercial and political landscape to quickly become a valued member of our team. They’ve supported our major events and activations with great results… and navigated and mitigated risk when needed. Put simply, they’re responsive, supportive and just as invested in Rundle Mall’s success as we are.

Johanna Williams
Former General Manager, Rundle Mall

communikate et al’s strategic thinking and appreciation of our complex political overlay as a subsidiary of the City of Adelaide has helped us establish our presence with our stakeholders and the community. They have developed media and influencer campaigns that have delivered outcomes exceeding expectations and identified potential risks and how to manage them. Their digital expertise has strengthened our social media presence and website information architecture and they are a knowledgeable source of digital best practice. The team produces quality work within tight timeframes and keep us informed of progress. It’s a really positive working relationship.

Rebecca Moyle-Croft
Marketing Manager, Adelaide Economic Development Agency

Working with the talented team at communikate we have the very best communication, marketing, design and digital expertise and resources at hand. Our brand is now integrated and seamless across everything we do.

Kristen​ Pellew
Head of Stakeholder Engagement, Australian Gas Infrastructure Group

Following the successful development of our new website, communikate et al has maintained a proactive approach to the refinement and improvements of content and key messages in collaboration with our team. They embraced and supported us in all communication relating to the impact of COVID-19. They’re a friendly and responsive team with all requests being eagerly supported.

Nino DiSisto
Chief Executive Officer, Clayton Church Homes

We trust our reputation with communikate et al.
They understand our philosophy of care and strategic direction and work with our executive team to navigate complex situations to provide responsive, robust internal and external communications advice that builds and protects our brand.
They are also adept at developing content and telling stories that bring to life our point of difference in the aged care sector. Not only are they skilled at what they do, they are great people to work with.

Allen Candy
CEO, Life Care