Covergyx Media helps clients manage and navigate that “convergence,” in a way that will protect and help build your reputation and your bottom line.
Our goal is to help you shape the public and political landscape in which you operate. We do this by developing innovative, cutting edge strategies – and implementing targeted and compelling communications programs that get results.
What We Do
Because every client and client need is different, our methodology is to call upon the best and brightest from among a cadre of skilled and seasoned communications and public affairs professionals. All have long-standing relationships with the firm, and a track record of achievement, on a variety of controversial, high-profile issues in assorted industry categories.
Our experience resides in:
•Strategic communications and issues counsel
•Crisis and rapid response communications
•Campaigns for issue advocacy, reputation and branding
•Digital video production and website development
•Digital media relations and communications programs
To that end, we have worked with some of the largest corporations in the U.S. and the world, on some of the thorniest and highest profile issues in business history.
What you can expect: The most effective, and cost-effective program you can deliver to achieve your immediate and long-term goals.
Richard Frisch is a 25-year strategic communications consultant, specializing in creating game-changing communications vehicles in the areas of corporate, crisis and regulatory issues management.
Mr. Frisch began his media career at CBS News, covering national politics. He then joined Reuters, where he launched the broadcast television division, and became president of the venture. Later, Mr. Frisch created his own firm, CTV, a strategic communications and outreach consulting organization. He sold CTV to Medialink, and became president of the new organization, Medialink Strategic Communications. In 2007, Mr. Frisch went on to found Forum Strategic Communications, and in 2015, created Coverygyx Media.
Over the years, Mr. Frisch has advised many of the world’s largest corporations on a range of high profile communications initiatives, including Altria and Philip Morris surrounding the regulation of tobacco; Diageo's corporate launch and national award-winning programs on Underage Drinking and Drinking and Driving; Microsoft legal and regulatory communications; and Daimler, Chrysler and Fiat communications programs around their corporate development. In addition, he has led a number of other high-profile issue and regulatory efforts for Western Union, General Motors, Southern Company, Philips, and Pfizer. Currently Mr. Frisch is advising a range of high profile clients on reputation, crisis and identity communications programs.
Mr. Frisch and his organizations have garnered a multitude of awards, including a PRSA Anvil, the New York/ABC Ace Award for Communications Excellence and the CSR Excellence Award with Diageo for their Drink IQ campaign, as well as awards for corporate image films from the U.S Industrial Film and Video Festival, long form awards from the New York Video Festival and Association of Visual Communicators, and a Telly Award.
Mr. Frisch is a regular commentator on crisis communications for Bloomberg TV. He is also on the George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs National Council, is a recpient of GW Alumni of the Year Award, and is an advisor to a national educational organization.