About The Kelley Group

We thrive on shaping and moving opinions. At The Kelley Group, we combine the most advanced research techniques with well-formulated messages and superior strategies that influence the decisions of consumers and voters. This powerful combination has been proven to help clients locally and nationwide around the world gain real advantage and win tough battles in highly competitive environments.

Our principals, alliances, and affiliates are as diverse as our state:

  • Democrats, Republicans, and Independents
  • Based in the power centers of the Midwest
  • Seasoned experts in infrastructure, transportation, energy, land use, water, healthcare, communications, environment, labor, defense, entertainment, retail, tax, business development, finance, and public safety
  • Politically astute and experienced in issue development, refinement and management at every level of government, locally & nationwide
  • Steeped in a campaign orientation that is results-oriented, and comfortable using sophisticated media relations, community organization, and communications approaches to support strategic initiatives
  • Collegial and available to pool skills for the benefit of clients with complex needs
  • Equipped with the resources to provide hands-on executive, legislative and regulatory lobbying

The Kelley Group serves prominent and respected organizations around the globe that have a serious public policy goal in the Midwest. These include corporations, governmental entities, industry associations, political committees, labor unions, and not-for-profits.

Our successful track record spans more than a decade of achieving quantifiable results for clients, from creating grassroots campaigns around federal legislation to building better relationships with customers and consumers. Whether it involves generating visible and active support, creating new market opportunities, protecting and enhancing client reputation or developing stronger relationships with key allies, our bottom line is to help our clients meet theirs by providing a measurable return on investment.