Who We Are


The simple truth solution

Arch Street Communications (ASC) has delivered strategic communications and public engagement support to Federal and State agencies since 1992. We’re the bold, nimble, women-owned small business discreetly supporting many successful strategic communications, public outreach, and public relations programs for government agencies, corporations, and nonprofit organizations. We seek out work that is meaningful: that changes, saves, and improves lives.

We help clients communicate about issues that matter to Americans—transportation, safety, air quality, energy, and the environment. No matter how complicated a problem may appear, we search for the compelling “simple truth” solution to deliver important messages in plain language to achieve lasting understanding and advance calls to action.

Giving back

ASC is a socially responsible company—we reduce our impact on the environment through commuter benefits, including telework and staggered work hours, and give back to our community with pro-bono programs and volunteer days. We encourage our suppliers to engage in sustainable practices and join our commitment to environmental stewardship.


Here is what separates ASC:

You will not find a team that more strongly believes in excellence and clarity of communication for the public interest than Arch Street Communications.



Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE)
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Small Business Enterprise (SBE)
Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB)
Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB)
GSA Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) 00CORP Professional Services
    Schedule (PSS) Contract
Contract Number: GS-00F-154DA
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American Public Transportation Association (APTA)
     AdWheel Award

Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT)
    Award of Excellence

The Big W Award

ECLAT Gold Award


541820 Public Relations Agencies

541613 Marketing Consulting Services

541810 Advertising Agencies

541430 Graphic Design Services

541840 Media Representatives

541850 Display Advertising

541890 Other Services Related to Advertising

541910 Market Research & Public Opinion Polling

561920 Convention & Trade Show Organizers

What We Do


ASC builds awareness of social issues that affect Americans—transportation, safety, air quality, energy, and the environment. For more than 20 years, we’ve worked alongside clients to develop integrated communications solutions that meet their needs for public and industry outreach and engagement; focus groups and branding; partnership building; event planning and facilitation; print, broadcast and social media campaigns; and government/media relations. Our public involvement professionals are trained in NEPA, SEQR and Article VII public processes, among others.




For a complete list of transportation-, environment- or energy-sector clients and a portfolio of work samples, please send us an email at info@asc-pr.com or give us a call at 914.821.5100.


Strategic Communications

Communication that informs, involves, and engages is our deliverable. ASC's integrated, multimedia communications programs are based on solid quantitative and qualitative research to ensure we understand audiences in order to position brands and advance motivating messages and calls to action through attention-getting creative. Each strategy includes recommended metrics to ensure the return on the public investment.

We provide:

  • Strategic communications and marketing plans
  • Market research, focus groups, surveys
  • Compelling brands, potent messaging, attention-getting creative
  • Collateral materials, brochures, direct/e-mail, newsletters, video
  • Responsive website design and development
  • Conferences, workshops, virtual town halls, webinars, exhibits, presentations
  • Print, broadcast, digital, social media campaigns
  • Planning, negotiating, buying media with value-add packages for public service messaging
  • Web, blog and social media content
  • Analytics, measurement, reporting

Public Involvement

ASC's outreach team is trained in best practice strategies and innovative approaches to inform, involve, and engage the public in studies, programs, and initiatives. Our public involvement programs help answer the "what's in it for me" question through defensible, robust outreach programs delivered by professionals trained in SEQR, NEPA, and Article VII environmental processes.

Download our capabilities statement here.

We provide:

  • Public Involvement Plans
  • SEQR, NEPA, Article VII expertise
  • Stakeholder identification, market analysis, relationship, and partner development
  • Events, presentations, workshops, facilitation, press conferences
  • Media relations, press releases, media training, press kits
  • Print, broadcast, digital and social media
  • Outreach materials, displays, presentations, advertising
  • Interactive polls, surveys, planning activities


At ASC, we’re always looking to step up our game in the open marketplace of ideas. That’s why we’ve launched The Other Shoe, a blog to share what we know about what’s new in strategic communications—and where we think it’s headed. We’ll share tips, insights, and opinions—and we hope you’ll join the conversation.



Start the conversation today—give us a call, drop us a line, or stop on by.

Arch Street Communications, Inc.

31 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, NY 10601

Phone: 914.821.5100

Fax: 914.821.5111


Offices in NC & NJ


Look to us to meet the requirement. Team with us because we deliver.

ASC meets the mandate, brings the experience, and delivers the quality.

  • We’re a women-owned, disadvantaged (WBE/DBE), small business specializing in strategic communications.
  • ASC maintains strategic alliances with MBE teaming partners.

We work alongside our contracting partners to develop proposals, craft presentations, and create and execute public awareness programs and public involvement plans for their public agency customers that meet—or exceed—project goals.

We’re always looking to forge new partnerships. Let’s make an impact together.

Contact Nora today, and let’s build something.

Nora Madonick, President
Arch Street Communications, Inc.
31 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, NY 10601
Phone: 914.821.5100

Be sure to check our certifications and capabilities statement.


Join our team.

We are always looking for talented, smart, passionate, and dedicated individuals to complement our unique mix of communication, outreach, and creative professionals. We particularly look for experience working with or for public agencies.

Intern with us.

If your interests lie in government public affairs and public awareness, ASC may be the place for you. We offer year-round paid internships with flexible work hours to fit your class schedule. Send a resume and cover letter to info@asc-pr.com.


If you think you qualify for the positions below, direct your resume and cover letter to info@asc-pr.com. Please use the appropriate job title, as shown below, in your subject line.

Junior Graphic Designer

Seeking Junior Graphic Designer with strong capabilities in UI/UX design to join our graphics team. Will report to and work closely with Art Director, working directly with writers and project managers on projects for public sector clients. The selected candidate will be creative, technical, smart, collaborative and a strong team player. This is NOT an IT position.

The ideal candidate has:

  • 1 to 2 years’ experience, able to work part and/or full time
  • Excellent basic design skills, ready to learn more
  • Organizational skills, able to follow direction
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, high-pressure environment and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong multi-tasking ability

Working knowledge in:

  • Design principles UI and UX as well as print
  • CSS/HTML (coding necessary)
  • PHP
  • JavaScript
  • Photoshop
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Typography for the web and print
  • Responsive design
  • Microsoft Office Suite (basic programs)
  • Content management systems and a basic understanding of back-end technologies
  • Prototyping tools (not a requirement, but a plus)
  • Understanding of web accessibility (not a requirement, but a plus.)
  • Managing of web content

Compensation: Commensurate with experience. Health benefits and retirement savings plan offered.

Strategic Communications/Outreach Project Manager

Strategic Communications/Outreach Project Manager reports to and works closely with the President to shape and execute public awareness campaigns and public involvement plans for public-sector agencies and NGOs with a focus on transportation, energy, environment, and safety. The Strategic Communications/Outreach Project Manager will manage creative teams, timelines and budgets, and provide exemplary customer service.

The selected candidate will be a motivated and strategic team player with strong writing and project management skills, basic understanding of graphic programs, the ability to multitask and work under tight deadlines. The selected candidate will be forward-thinking, creative, curious, and self-motivated. Experience with public sector agencies/NGOs desired though not required, as is knowledge of public engagement requirements for NEPA, SEQR, and Article VII. Must be available to travel to client and public venue locations.

BA/BS is required, with three to five years of experience.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience. Health benefits and retirement savings plan offered.

Public Relations/Outreach Associate

Public Relations/Outreach Associate works with busy Project Managers on public awareness campaigns for Federal, State and regional government agencies with a focus on transportation, energy, environment, and safety. The selected candidate will have exemplary writing, editing, proofreading, and research skills, and be able to work independently and as part of a team supporting Senior Project Managers. Candidate must have a solid command of Microsoft Office suite, strong social media capabilities, and event/workshop planning experience. Must be self motivated and able to multitask and work under tight deadlines. Must be able to travel to client or public venue locations.

BA/BS is required, with one to three years of experience.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience. Health benefits and retirement savings plan offered.

ASC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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