“If you done it, it ain’t bragging.” ― Walt Whitman



Public Affairs

  • 3M Corporation
  • Apple
  • Carlin Resources
  • Centene
  • City of Las Vegas
  • Cox Communications
  • Dacole Company
  • Employers
  • Frias Transportation
  • Hertz
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Las Vegas Limousines
  • Manheim Auto Auction
  • Nathan Adelson Hospice
  • National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
  • Nevada Resort Association
  • Nevada State Athletic Commission (pro bono)
  • Nevada State Contractors Board
  • North Vista Hospital
  • NV Energy
  • OB Sports
  • Reno Tahoe Airport Authority
  • Rivada Networks
  • Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center
  • Scientific Games
  • Select Management Resources
  • Waste Management


Public Relations

  • Applied Analysis
  • Blue Heron
  • Cadence at Gateway
  • Central Arizona Dental Society Foundation’s 2014 Dental Mission of Mercy Event
  • Colours, Inc.
  • Crazy Pita Restaurant Group
  • DC Building Group
  • Dunkin’ Donuts, Las Vegas
  • EV&A Architects
  • Fire Rock Navajo Casino
  • Flowing Water Navajo Casino
  • Fisher & Phillips
  • Gertrude’s at the Desert Botanical Garden
  • Grand Canyon Inc.
  • Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little
  • Matt Smith Physical Therapy
  • Marine Week Phoenix
  • NAIOP Southern Nevada Chapter

  • Nathan Adelson Hospice
  • Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise
  • NetEffect
  • Nevada Donor Network
  • Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development
  • Nevada Learning Academy @ CCSD
  • Nevada Title Company
  • Northern Edge Navajo Casino
  • RED Development
  • Reno Aces
  • Simmons Group
  • Smith’s Food & Drug Stores
  • SurgiSpa Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery
  • Trident Athletics
  • Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort
  • WestCare
  • Western Governors University (WGU)
  • Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas
  • Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix
  • Valley of the Sun United Way


What We Do

The Ferraro Group is a leading regional public relations and public affairs firm that provides strategic communications
to businesses, corporations, industry associations, governments, and non-profit organizations. With offices in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Reno and Carson City, the firm concentrates on strategic positioning of established and new brands, reputation and crisis management, social media and marketing strategies, lobbying before elected officials and government agencies, and other communications services.

Public Affairs

Issue Management

Coalition Building


Campaign Planning & Management



Public Relations

Media Relations


Media Training

Communication Services

Crisis Communication


Community Outreach

Litigation Communication and Reputation Management

Executive Visibility

Interactive Services

Social Media

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Client Campaigns

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    Marine Week Phoenix

    SUMMARY: The United States Marine Corps retained the Ferraro Group Phoenix as the civilian Public Relations firm for Marine Week Phoenix and tasked the team in creating a Communications Plan, connecting public affairs officers to key media influencer...
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    Dental Mission of Mercy Case Study

      Testimonial: “The work by the Ferraro Group on the Central Arizona Dental Society Foundation’s (CADS) Arizona Dental Mission of Mercy (AZMOM) event was amazing!  I want to take a moment and thank you personally for your profession...
  • Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas

    Nevadans for a Court of Appeals (Yes on 1)

    August – November, 2014 Nevadans for a Court of Appeals (Yes on 1) Statewide Ballot Question Campaign GOAL The goal of the Nevadans for a Court of Appeals campaign was to gain voter approval on a statewide ballot question (Question 1) during the 20...
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    Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix – 2014 Season

    SUMMARY: In 2014, Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix changed ownership and was looking to increase Season Pass sales and media interest from previous seasons as well as address online reputation concerns. Although the largest waterpark in the Phoenix Metropoli...
  • WWF1


    SUMMARY WestCare was founded just over 40 years ago in Las Vegas with the goal of treating individuals and making its slogan a reality: “Uplifting the Human Spirit.” Since its inception, the non-profit organization has grown to more than ...
  • Paint the town

    Nevada Donor Network- National Donate Life Month –

    SUMMARY: National Donate Life Month (NDLM) was instituted by Donate Life America and their partnering organizations in 2003. Celebrated annually in April, NDLM features an entire month of local, regional and national activities to help encourage Amer...

    Nevada Census 2010 Campaign –

    SUMMARY The census is a once-in-a-decade event that affects the distribution of billions of federal funding each year on infrastructure and services like hospitals, schools, senior centers and public works projects based on national responses. With s...
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    Matt Smith Physical Therapy “Change Reaction” campaign –

    SUMMARY: Locally owned and operated, Matt Smith Physical Therapy maintains 14 locations in the Las Vegas valley, making it the largest physical therapy company in Southern Nevada. The company’s vision is about “Changing Lives” – by helping th...
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    Maricopa Community Colleges –

    Maricopa Community Colleges – Case Study Opportunity: The Maricopa County Community College District comprises 10 colleges, two skill centers and numerous education centers dedicated to educational excellence to meet the needs of businesses and the...
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    Dunkin’ Donuts – Southern Nevada Launch

    SUMMARY: In 2007, Dunkin’ Donuts, the largest coffee and baked goods chain in the world, announced plans to open more than 60 locations in Southern Nevada. DD hired impress communications, now The Ferraro Group, to develop a launch plan that commun...
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    Coalition to Defeat the Margin Tax Initiative (No On 3) –

    April – November, 2014 Coalition to Defeat the Margin Tax Initiative (No On 3) Northern/rural Nevada Outreach The Ferraro Group was hired by the Coalition to Defeat the Margin Tax (CDMTI) campaign to grow the Coalition in Washoe County and rural Ne...


  • "We enjoy working closely with The Ferraro Group on a myriad of telecommunications issues in Nevada. We are confident in their team's abilities to help us find solutions to political challenges and to create new opportunities for Cox Communications."
    Mike Bolognini - Market Vice President, Cox Communications
    Mike Bolognini
  • “For many years, The Ferraro Group has been a member of the NRA’s team of trusted consultants and we are always appreciative of their work and the positive results they create for our industry.”
    Virginia Valentine - President, Nevada Resort Association
    Virginia Valentine
  • “The Ferraro Group has been one of our lead advocates in the public policy arena on energy issues in Nevada and we have tremendous confidence in their ability to find solutions regardless of how difficult the situation or the politics are at the time.”
    Tony Sanchez - Senior Vice President, NV Energy
    Tony Sanchez
  • “We partner with The Ferraro Group Phoenix to create greater awareness of what our school offers to local high school students and families because they share our passion for enhancing educational opportunities. Additionally, their public relations strategy, creative pitching ideas and media connections have enabled us to reach enrollment goals and we look forward to opportunities to work with this dynamic team in the future.”
    Dr. Debra Skinner - Head of School, The Girls Leadership Academy of Arizona
    Dr. Debra Skinner
  • “The Ferraro Group Phoenix’s work ethic and creative thinking have made them a valued partner for the water park as we collaborated to achieve our public relations and social media goals. Together we surpassed this season’s expectations for social media engagement, local television coverage and outreach to targeted audiences in the west and north valley.”
    Brian Subotici - Director of Marketing and Sales, Wet ‘n’ Wild Phoenix
    Brian Subotici
  • “We choose to partner with The Ferraro Group Phoenix on public relations and social media strategy because they provide creative and strategic, yet realistic recommendations for our clients and have the passion and capabilities to turn those ideas into successes.”
    Michela Belluso - Principal, Davidson & Belluso
    Michela Belluso
  • “The Ferraro Group has helped our non-profit hospice tremendously over the years with their strategy and understanding of our business and individuals we are trying to reach. From coordinating media coverage to developing community campaigns to launching our social media channels, The Ferraro Group has been a true asset to our organization. They have a can-do attitude, work well with others, and are dedicated and reliable. We really appreciate our relationship with them and the notable achievements we have experienced.”
    Carole Fisher - President and CEO, Nathan Adelson Hospice
    Carole Fisher
  • “The Ferraro Group has been a part of our team ever since we entered the Southern Nevada market in 2007. Their PR work has been exceptional. They are always there for us, whether it’s a grand opening event, TV news interview, developing a new grassroots campaign, or creating social media content. They understand our objectives and work tirelessly with
    us hand-in-hand to meet them.”
    Charlie Mootz - Southern Nevada Franchise Owner, Dunkin’ Donuts
    Charlie Mootz

Our Team

Our team of dedicated professionals is comprised of former journalists and veteran public affairs and public relations maestros who
have decades of experience. We are dedicated to the pursuit of excellence and know how to get results, every time.
  • heather
    Heather Austin
    Director – Phoenix Office
  • nicole
    Nicole Willis-Grimes
    Director of Public Affairs
  • misty
    Misty Grimmer
    Senior Public Affairs Executive
  • latoya
    Latoya Bembry
    Senior Account Manager

Contact Us

With offices in Reno, Las Vegas and Phoenix, The Ferraro Group provides specialized regional public relations and public affairs services.
Our team members are active in their respective communities and have spent years building relationships with
local politicians, business leaders and creative trailblazers.

The Ferraro Group – Reno
165 West Liberty Street, Suite 210
Reno, Nevada 89501
Our Phone
P: 775-331-4555
F: 775-324-2794

The Ferraro Group – Las Vegas
9516 West Flamingo Rd., Suite 310
Las Vegas, NV 89147
Our Phone
P: 702.367.7771
F: 702.367.7773

The Ferraro Group – Arizona
3219 E. Camelback Rd., #560
Phoenix, AZ 85018
Our Phone
P: 602.456.6870

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