Cannabis Licensing

Cannabis Licensing

Cannabis Licensing We have carved out a record-setting niche in the space where cannabis entrepreneurs connect with state and local bureaucracies. Since 2015, the medical and recreational cannabis applications we have written have won 29 licenses in highly competitive...
Development Communications

Development Communications

Development Communications “We need money. You have money. Give us money.” Sounds simple enough, right? But there’s nothing simple about crafting communications that tell your story in ways that grab your donors’ attention and attract new supporters to...
Issue Campaigns

Issue Campaigns

Issue Campaigns A great issue campaign begins with a great idea. But it takes more than good intentions to get people behind you and move your issue across the finish line. At Valor, we start with a clear-eyed assessment of where you are and where you want to go. We...
Public Policy

Public Policy

Public Policy Crafting smart, effective public policy takes experience, knowledge, wisdom — and some courage. But developing a great policy is only the first step. The real test comes when we bring the policy to the public and try to communicate often complex...
Science Communications

Science Communications

Science Communications America’s scientific enterprise remains under attack by partisans intent on undermining public faith in research and expertise.​To fight those attacks, science needs champions who have the platform, the credibility, and the independence to...