Our Capabilities

Hanser & Associates is a national public relations firm that creates and manages relationships to deliver powerful results. Click on any capability to learn more.


Sometimes you need to control the message. At all times, you need to be effective.

Crisis Management

We can help you deal with problems. Preventing problems is important, too.

Media Training

Let’s make sure you look and sound your best in news interviews and elsewhere.

Reputation Management

We’re not just talking about search results. Let’s make sure you’re well-known for what matters most.


You can’t be all things to all people. What can your customers expect from you?

Event Marketing

Connecting face-to-face, and building engagement, is still important.

Product Launch

First impressions count. Let’s do it right.

Research and Analysis

Do you have good data? Do you know how to use it?

Strategic Planning

Beyond the value of the plan is the execution. Let’s build something that gets done.

Content Marketing

Are you consistently creating valuable digital, video and print content to attract the right audience?

Media Relations

The care and feeding of reporters remains central to our work.

Public Affairs

You can’t over-communicate about issues and policies. Getting people to pay attention is the tricky part…

Social Media and Digital Marketing

We’ve been doing this since the beginning. It’s not easy. Want some help?

Learn more about our services.

Call us at 515-224-1086.

Or request more information here.

Social media: When good intentions go wrong

You’ve probably heard the story by now. An unconscious woman was sexually assaulted by a Stanford student. The survivor’s 17-page letter to the court read directly to Turner went viral. It’s been blowing up my newsfeed all last week, and possibly yours. So why am I...

read more

The Results are In: Iowa Social Media Survey 2016

In 2016, social media use by organizations is not new. In fact, 94.9 percent of respondents to Hanser & Associates’ Social Media in Iowa survey in February said that their organizations have been using social media for more than a year. Sixty-six percent of...

read more