Communication is the foundation upon which innovation and progress is built. We build that strong foundation with what we’ve dubbed the ABCS, the building blocks of effective communication—assessment, branding, content, and strategy.


We cut the fluff and help you dominate the basics to create clear messaging that resonates with your audience.

We cut the fluff and help you dominate the basics to create clear messaging that resonates with your audience.

Our playbooks contain strategies and tools that identify and measure the metrics most impactful to your mission and business objectives.

Strong brands are built with clear messaging. We listen and learn your brand before we launch it into the world with a laser-focused campaign strategy.

Content should be omnichannel, but also strategic. We develop content for the mediums and platforms most likely to reach your target audience.

Story is key to our strategy. We use proprietary, science-based story models that fuel our communication and content strategies.


Rogue Water brings the strategy, skills, and tools to take your game to the next level. Communications done well are the differentiator enabling you to achieve your goals and grow your impact. An investment in communications is an investment in your future.


We bring our multi-talented team to every client and every project. With a decade in the utility world and in-house experts on business, policy, marketing and more, we understand your needs and help you identify, strategize, and execute on the missing pieces.


Crafting your communications through the lens of your audience means they get it, and you get the results you want from it. Human-centric design thinking guides everything we do.


We speak your language. We also speak the language of consumers, customers, partners and regulators, and can translate your goals into messaging that resonates.


Feb 05 ,2020 You gotta practice what you preach.

By: Stephanie Corso, CEO and Co-Founder, Rogue Water

Sometimes even professionals like us forget to take our blinders off. This story reminds us why it’s so important to keep the intended audience front of mind.

Feb 04 ,2020 An Oldie But Goodie: That Time Jury Duty Inspired a Communication Strategy

By Stephanie Corso, CEO and Co-Founder, Rogue Water

 If you’ve ever heard us speak before, you know we preach the importance of focusing your message on the audience. This trip to jury duty may have been what inspired it… along with the plethora of books we’ve read on the subject.

Feb 03 ,2020 Thank You for Inconveniencing Me

By Nashelley Kaplan-Dailey, Chief Revolution Strategist, Rogue Water

Research shows that when your community hears from you, they like you more, even if the message is bad news.