COUNTERPOINT Communications

Protecting & Enhancing Clients’ Communications, Reputation & Credibility

If there’s one constant in communications these days, it’s that it’s never the same. It’s constantly evolving, with much of the new boundaries being established by social media.

Social media has changed everything. These changes carry new risks, new obligations and new opportunities to communicate openly, honestly and strategically. Embracing change in communications, and working with it at all levels in all forms, is our expertise.

Protecting and enhancing our clients’ communications, communications skills, reputation and credibility is part of everything we do. We base this on simplicity, sensitivity, creativity and elegance in all aspects of communications. All of this is predicated on telling the truth and being socially responsible.

Over 25 Years as Vancouver’s PR Leader

“Trust” and “respect” must be earned. In over 25 years experience of dealing with a wide variety of sectors, situations, media, governments and people from all walks of life, COUNTERPOINT’s Vancouver-based PR experts find the application of these two words to all we do has helped our clients succeed with their relationship-building with the public.


Approving Transit and Transportation Plan is Crucial to Quality of Life

Posted January 14, 2015 1:57 pm by Bob Ransford

A robust, properly planned and well functioning urban transportation system is crucial to our individual and collective wellbeing and quality of life. MORE »

Advanced urbanism

Posted November 28, 2014 12:12 pm by Bob Ransford

A catch-all term that wraps around ideas about how we should be moving forward with our cities in the future MORE »

Post mortem needed on Olympic Village project

Posted May 3, 2014 7:20 am by Bob Ransford

A frank and probing discussion needs to take place about how this project came into being with so many built-in risks and mistakes. MORE »

Collaborative planning with citizens produces plan hailed as “astounding”

Posted November 9, 2013 11:22 pm by Bob Ransford

The Southlands plan is probably one of the most innovative development plans this region has ever seen. MORE »

New Alliance Advances Public Engagement and Community Consultation

Posted September 29, 2013 2:00 pm by Bob Ransford

This new strategic alliance will see our two companies bring our respective expert resources, talents and experience to the table to offer clients in the urban development and community planning sector– where COUNTERPOINT has a long track record– a full range of services to plan, implement and manage effective public process that supports smart land use principles and sound urban design techniques. MORE »

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Industry Associations

COUNTERPOINT is proud to be affiliated with the industry’s leading associations and organizations:

Vancouver Board of Trade