We use a proven, four-step process called the Talk Way.
It’s simple and sequential. And more importantly, it works.


  • Define the issue
  • Define the process
  • Identify key audiences
  • Define goals & objectives


  • Formulate action and/or
    response strategies
  • Develop strategic communications plan
  • Develop key messsages


  • Communications
  • Media Relations
  • Marketing & Events
  • Online Tools


  • Measure Impact
  • Were objectives met?
  • Identify new tactics to employ
    to achieve goals

Intimately connected throughout the industry - there is no better choice to help get your message - whatever it may be - to the public.

Dr. Edward Paul Landfall Eye Associates

Debbie Elliott is a trusted advisor and an insightful professional. Her guidance in a tough professional and personal time is excellent. Debbie’s predicted outcome was spot-on and her confidence in that prediction offered peace.

Tony Stroud Stroud & Company CPAs

Debbie’s knowledge of the Wilmington and surrounding areas, paired with her strategic guidance, have been invaluable in our efforts to get to know the local community and build our company’s profile regionally.

Elizabeth Woodworth Enviva Wood Pellets

Debbie was instrumental in helping us elevate our message and issues to the public and to our community stakeholders

Robin Hiott Spinks Coalition for economic advancement

Andrew Consulting Engineers recommends Talk for anyone seeking professional advice in public relations.

Neal Andrew Andrew Consulting Engineers

Talk was instrumental in helping us prepare and execute a crisis management plan during a critical transition. Talk provided resources, wisdom and experience.

Eric J. Roman, DDS CarolinasDentist.com