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Women-owned small business - DUNS: 080009969 - CAGE: 7JLM6

CRA Communications d.b.a. Charles Ryan Associates (CRA) is a brand communications firm offering advertising, creative, public relations, digital and social media strategies, as well as in-house video production. Combining more than 40 years of experience and innovation, we deliver customized, results-driven solutions for our clients’ communications needs.

Core competencies

  • Advertising
  • Account Management
  • Account Planning
  • Branding Communications
  • Crisis Communications
  • Graphic Design
  • Media Relations
  • Media Buying
  • Media Training
  • Message Development
  • Public Relations
  • Social Media Strategy
  • Spokesperson Training
  • Website Development
  • Video Production

Past performance

Brickstreet Insurance

CRA handles BrickStreet’s internal and external communications including: advertising, public relations, paid media, brand strategy, creative services, event management, employee recognition, research, sponsorships and much more.

DC Lottery

CRA manages DC Lottery’s online platforms and provides strategic, creative and digital support for game launches, promotions, events, sponsorships and much more.

Virginia State Police

CRA represents the Insurance Fraud Program (IFP) and Help Eliminate Auto Theft (HEAT) Program for the Virginia State Police. Services provided by CRA include advertising, public relations, paid media, brand strategy, event management, sponsorships and much more.

Differentiators

one-stop communications shop

More than 40 years of experience in helping create and communicate brands.

smart brand strategy

A strategic firm that combines experience with innovation to garner results for clients.

women-owned small business

CEO Susan Lavenski is majority owner of CRA. She and partners Alisha Maddox, Matt Isner and Matt Fidler have 85 years of combined experience in the communications industry.

NAICS Codes

541810 Advertising Agency
541613 Marketing Consulting Services
541820 Public Relations Agency
541430 Communication Design Services
512110 Video Production

Contact Information

Susan Lavenski, Chief Executive Officer
601 Morris Street, Suite 301, Charleston, WV 25301
304-342-0161
slavenski@charlesryan.com

Kyra Harris, Account Director
471 East Broad Street, Suite 1105, Columbus, OH 43215
304-342-0161
kharris@charlesryan.com

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