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Integrated Solutions

A team approach to getting results

You have a problem. You need a solution. You need a solution that fits your problem.

Some problems require a specialist — an experienced crisis counselor, a savvy lobbyist, someone with marketing expertise.

Some problems require a team. You are introducing a new product while facing a challenge with a public issue. You have great advertising, but isn’t producing as you expected. You have a major project that needs solid relationships at the local, state and federal levels.

We can help. We have specialized skills, a wide range of connections and the ability to function as your strategic partner.


Manufacturing 21

CFM organized Portland area manufacturers into a coalition to press for skilled worker training and industry-scale applied research facilities. Work involved gaining media awareness of the importance of manufacturing, negotiating with university officials and seeking federal funding. Read more.


Tillamook Creamery

As CFM was creating and handling Tillamook Creamery’s social media, it also provided reputation management counsel. That led to a bold decision by the dairy cooperative to eliminate growth hormones from its milk-producing herds. Read more.

Del Monte Fresh Produce

CFM helped this iconic brand establish a local presence in Oregon where it operates a fresh-cut fruit and vegetable operation. It partnered with a TV station and the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure to promote healthy food, while also providing crisis counsel on food security issues and pending litigation. Read more.

Oregon Right to Repair

CFM introduced the concept to Oregon consumer groups, media and legislators with a combination of strategic communications and lobbying, backed up by solid research and an effective website. Read more.