ABOUT HUBBELL

Hubbell Communications is Oregon’s premier public affairs and public relations firm. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon and operating throughout the Pacific Northwest, Hubbell Communications services include media relations, crisis communication, marketing, ballot campaigns, issue advocacy, digital, grassroots activation, coalition building and internal communications.

We work in a wide range of industry sectors including healthcare, energy, manufacturing, transportation, natural resources, agriculture and many others. Our staff includes experienced professionals -- former journalists, elected officials, campaign strategists, corporate communication executives, digital experts -- who know how to develop and execute strategies that help our clients win.

2003-2017

2016

  • 2014-11-19 23:06:56

    Hubbell wins Merit Award from International Association of Business Communicators

    2015-03-19 23:07:15

    Former State Representative Scott Bruun joins the Hubbell team

    2015-06-19 23:07:40

    Hubbell launches patient’s rights coalition in Oregon and expands nationwide

    2015-08-19 23:07:58

    Hubbell soundly defeats two local ballot initiatives that would have created municipal utility districts

    2016-02-19 23:08:19

    Former Democratic Campaign Manager of the Year, Chris Edmonds, joins the Hubbell team

    2016-07-19 23:08:35

    Hubbell wins DA race in southern Oregon

    2016-10-19 23:08:54

    Hubbell manages PR for several of the most high profile crises of the year in the Portland metro area

  • 2011-10-06 23:07:46

    Hubbell wins annual Spotlight Award from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)

    2011-12-09 01:02:56

    Hubbell wins PRSA Award of Excellence

    2013-03-19 23:01:56

    Hubbell celebrates 10 years in business

    2013-08-19 23:04:53

    Hubbell wins Merit Award from International Association of Business Communicators

    2014-01-19 23:05:17

    Award winning journalist, Kara Hansen, joins the Hubbell team

    2014-04-19 23:06:15

    Hubbell leads industry efforts to fight fuel standards in Oregon and Washington

    2014-07-19 23:06:36

    Hubbell wins annual Spotlight Award from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)

  • 2007-06-19 23:00:01

    Hubbell Communications reaches the $1M mark in annual billings

    2007-12-06 23:06:57

    Founder and President Ward Hubbell testifies before Congress on behalf of one of the firm’s coalition clients

    2008-03-06 23:07:15

    Hubbell launches Oregonians for Immigration Reform, a coalition of agriculture and hospitality interests designed to build support for broad based immigration reform

    2008-10-19 23:01:01

    Hubbell oversees a landslide victory in its first ballot campaign in Klamath Falls, OR

    2009-08-06 23:07:27

    Hubbell launches broad based coalition -- Building the Economy through Sustainable Transportation -- to increase freight mobility funding in Portland Metro area

    2010-03-06 23:07:37

    Hubbell builds successful coalition to protect consumer safety through safe auto repair

    2011-07-06 23:08:00

    Hubbell wins Merit Award from International Association of Business Communicators

  • 2003-12-25 21:34:46

    Hubbell Communications, LLC is launched in Lake Oswego, OR with zero clients and zero revenue

    2004-01-19 22:57:32

    Hubbell Communications hires first full time employee

    2004-02-19 22:55:04

    Hubbell Communications moves from a one room office in Lake Oswego to the KOIN tower in downtown Portland.

    2004-12-19 22:55:27

    Hubbell Communications organizes the North American timber industry to form the Green Building Initiative, the first of many influential non-profit advocacy organizations the firm will create to address tough public policy challenges

    2006-05-19 22:59:00

    Founder Ward Hubbell featured on cover of Brainstorm magazine for his coalition work

    2006-11-06 23:08:06

    Hubbell Communications purchases office space and moves to SE Portland

TODAY

2016HISTORY

  • 2016-10-19 23:08:54 - Hubbell manages PR for several of the most high profile crises of the year in the Portland metro area

    2016-07-19 23:08:35 - Hubbell wins DA race in southern Oregon

    2016-02-19 23:08:19 - Former Democratic Campaign Manager of the Year, Chris Edmonds, joins the Hubbell team

  • 2015-08-19 23:07:58 - Hubbell soundly defeats two local ballot initiatives that would have created municipal utility districts

    2015-06-19 23:07:40 - Hubbell launches patient’s rights coalition in Oregon and expands nationwide

    2015-03-19 23:07:15 - Former State Representative Scott Bruun joins the Hubbell team

  • 2014-11-19 23:06:56 - Hubbell wins Merit Award from International Association of Business Communicators

    2014-07-19 23:06:36 - Hubbell wins annual Spotlight Award from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)

    2014-04-19 23:06:15 - Hubbell leads industry efforts to fight fuel standards in Oregon and Washington

  • 2014-01-19 23:05:17 - Award winning journalist, Kara Hansen, joins the Hubbell team

    2013-08-19 23:04:53 - Hubbell wins Merit Award from International Association of Business Communicators

    2013-03-19 23:01:56 - Hubbell celebrates 10 years in business

  • 2011-12-09 01:02:56 - Hubbell wins PRSA Award of Excellence

    2011-10-06 23:07:46 - Hubbell wins annual Spotlight Award from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)

    2011-07-06 23:08:00 - Hubbell wins Merit Award from International Association of Business Communicators

  • 2010-03-06 23:07:37 - Hubbell builds successful coalition to protect consumer safety through safe auto repair

    2009-08-06 23:07:27 - Hubbell launches broad based coalition -- Building the Economy through Sustainable Transportation -- to increase freight mobility funding in Portland Metro area

    2008-10-19 23:01:01 - Hubbell oversees a landslide victory in its first ballot campaign in Klamath Falls, OR

  • 2008-03-06 23:07:15 - Hubbell launches Oregonians for Immigration Reform, a coalition of agriculture and hospitality interests designed to build support for broad based immigration reform

    2007-12-06 23:06:57 - Founder and President Ward Hubbell testifies before Congress on behalf of one of the firm’s coalition clients

    2007-06-19 23:00:01 - Hubbell Communications reaches the $1M mark in annual billings

  • 2006-11-06 23:08:06 - Hubbell Communications purchases office space and moves to SE Portland

    2006-05-19 22:59:00 - Founder Ward Hubbell featured on cover of Brainstorm magazine for his coalition work

    2004-12-19 22:55:27 - Hubbell Communications organizes the North American timber industry to form the Green Building Initiative, the first of many influential non-profit advocacy organizations the firm will create to address tough public policy challenges

  • 2004-02-19 22:55:04 - Hubbell Communications moves from a one room office in Lake Oswego to the KOIN tower in downtown Portland.

    2004-01-19 22:57:32 - Hubbell Communications hires first full time employee

    2003-12-25 21:34:46 - Hubbell Communications, LLC is launched in Lake Oswego, OR with zero clients and zero revenue

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Meet our team of public relations professionals. We’re active listeners and advocates, problem solvers, strategists and protectors of reputation. We work tirelessly for you and get our biggest thrills by exceeding your expectations.