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Public Relations

A strong, consistent message



Public Relations and Strategic Communications

Companies large and small have retained Nokes to provide strategic communications services for projects, events or on a longer-term basis. Most recently, Western Electricity Coordinating Council brought Nokes aboard to work on communicating the technology that has vastly improved  the reliability of the Western Interconnection’s bulk electric system.

Nokes has provided public relations services for Pacific Power and Rocky Mountain Power’s renewable energy programs, worked on Bonneville Power Administration’s sustainability and salmon efforts, and served as NW Natural’s director of communications.


Press Releases

Editors have no time for poorly written news releases. Deston Nokes has nearly three decades of experience drafting press announcements that pass editorial muster. To put your message in the best possible light, you need someone who understands what news editors want.


Crisis Communications

Nokes has managed crisis communications for organizations such as PacifiCorp, NW Natural and other organizations. He can help you implement a streamlined communications process, disseminate news to the media, and consult with your stakeholders to ensure a consistent message.


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Nokes has worked with Portland law firms to organize press interviews, draft press releases and create client newsletters to promote important legal victories. Nokes Communications has publicized national conferences and has organized events to publicize renewable power throughout the West. Nokes assembles the right team to ensure that your event has the maximum impact and exposure.

Contact Deston Nokes and learn how he can add value to your communications efforts.