hart communications

virtual teamwork, real experience, extraordinary value

hart communications is a virtual team of seasoned, agency-trained marketing/ communications professionals, who are highly experienced in helping companies of all sizes – from early-stage start-ups to the fortune 500 – create a commanding presence in the marketplace.

the organization includes specialists in positioning, branding, marketing research, message development, design, copywriting, media planning, public relations, and in web, print, audio, video, and electronic production.  
but, because it doesn’t have to support the physical overhead and full-time staff of a traditional advertising or public relations agency, it can offer all the benefits of both at a significantly greater value.

hart communications associates have developed, executed, and managed major programs for clients such as bayer, bell atlantic, cadillac, ge, heinz, intel, mellon bank, ppg, oracle, the pittsburgh pirates, pittsburgh national bank, rockwell, rust-oleum, wendy’s, westinghouse, usx, zippo, and a host of others. they would be pleased to discuss how they can help you achieve your own near and long-term marketing/communications goals.


jim hart

hart communications was begun by jim hart, a pittsburgh-based marketing communications strategist whose previous incarnations cover a wide range of improbable ground.

they stretch from traveling folk singer, to head of backstage security at the woodstock rock festival, to broadcast commercial writer/producer/announcer, to account supervisor and vice president of production at ketchum advertising when that firm was the largest business-to-business advertising agency in the country.

he has been in independent practice since 1990.