Planning Done right

Where do you want to go? We’ll take you


Knowing where you want to go is only part of the challenge. To keep pace with today’s dynamic markets, you need a strategic planning process that’s detailed, adaptable, and results-focused. Combining keen insight with the latest market research, we’ll help you turn abstract goals into action plans.

Based on Data

Data provides the vision and direction for skillful execution.

C-Suite Experience

Our team has been in the board room – counseling CEOs, Presidents and Chancellors – for more than 60 years.

Industry Experts

Working in more than 20 industries, our vertical-specific teams bring focus, clarify goals, and guide hard decision making.

Adaptive Planning for Strategic Performance

Generate focused, productive plans that turn your goals into achievements. Our planning process examines past experiences, tests old assumptions, gathers and incorporates new information, and anticipates the future environment.

The foundation of our client experience is prioritizing and choosing how best to respond to the circumstances of a dynamic and sometimes unstable environment.

Need help making hard decisions? That’s what we do. And do it well, over and over.


  • Competitor Assessment

    What do your competitors do well? What do you do better? And do your prospects know these insights? Competitor assessments give you the knowledge to improve what’s holding you back—and launch forward in your areas of strength.

  • Marketing and Communication Plans

    It’s time to engage your most important internal and external audiences—but first, you need a plan. We’ll help you uncover your most important business goals and connect them to your organizational structure, strategic messaging, and resources.

  • Strategic Plans

    All successful campaigns—from fundraising to branding—start with a strategic plan focused on consumer and business goals. Collaborate with our strategists to identify specific goals, include the appropriate stakeholders, and drive processes that align your organization, the marketplace, and your community.

  • KPI and Attribution Modeling

    Generating data is no longer a singular measure of success. To effect change, smart marketers tie together online and offline campaign results through attribution. This next-level strategy offers you and your stakeholders real-time visual insights into what’s working and where to focus your precious time, efforts, and resources.

  • Board Advisement

    As tenured experts in all facets of business strategy and implementation, our leadership team members serve as advisors on a range of boards across the U.S. From thought leadership to intricate planning, we can help guide your organization from ideation to project implementation.



Unique Plans






Client References



Higher Ed



B2B Media

Meetings and Events

Facility Mgmt

Interior Design

Higher Ed

A market leader for 60 years, Stamats knows the challenging, ever-changing category of higher education. A successful strategic plan and vision must be based on future assumptions, and our senior consulting team—along with our extensive research—provides the insights to craft an effective strategy that is both agile and active. Stamats can partner with your institution based on your culture and purpose, from full planning collaboration to facilitating your teams in their important work.

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  • It’s really been a miracle given our resources, our timing, and the level of awareness about Cornell Tech. Working with the Stamats team, we were able to deliver an exceptional class at a very reasonable cost per student.
    Christine Sneva
    Senior Director of Enrollment - Cornell Tech
  • Healthcare

    As strategic partners to academic medical centers and hospitals across the U.S., Stamats understands the unique challenges healthcare institutions face today. Our seasoned team has consulted C-Suites and marketing teams for more than 20 years, providing insights and guidance that shape organizational revitalization, patient acquisition strategies, and other enterprise initiatives that result in direct and positive impacts to your bottom line and public image.

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  • Stamats was very responsive to our needs and feedback throughout the engagement.
    Mike Brinich
    Communications and Marketing Director, University of Michigan School of Nursing
  • Retail

    For more than three decades, we have provided strategic planning to Fortune 500 companies and international retail brands such as American Standard and Harley Davidson. From collaborating with executive stakeholders to revamp sales and communication initiatives to guiding the revitalization and launches of our clients’ most successful branding campaigns, we offer deep, data-driven insights and expertise in a range of strategic planning solutions.

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  • Stamats has been an excellent partner in both creating a brand that truly captures the essence of our district and communicating it in a manner that captivates and makes our stakeholders proud. “They nailed it” is the phrase we heard over and over again as we shared the work of Stamats with our constituents.
    Michelle Gayles
    Chief Strategy Officer - Phoenix Union High School District
  • B2B Media

    All successful planning initiatives begin with clean, thoughtfully segmented data. For more than 60 years, our B2B strategists have collaborated with C-Suite executives to define, direct, and implement data-driven enterprise and communications strategies. Collaborate with our experts to lay the foundation for advanced and effective initiatives that directly impact your business—today and in the future.

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  • If you are looking for a company to be strictly a vendor and to provide you data and reports, Stamats is not your firm. However, if you are looking for a company that is a true partner in your success – you need not look further. In more than a decade of working with Stamats, it has been my experience that they approach the relationship with institutions as a true partnership.
    Jami M. Hornbuckle
    Assistant Vice President, Communications and Marketing, Morehead State University
  • Meetings and Events

    Stamats is an industry leader in meetings and event publishing and marketing. Our executives have partnered with hundreds of hotels, CVBs, and conference centers to develop intricate, comprehensive strategies for organizational branding, advertising, and marketing communication. Partner with our experts to define your enterprise business goals and turn ideas into actionable strategic plans that deliver results.

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  • …the gold standard company (Stamats Communications, Inc.) in higher education marketing that I have successfully relied upon for over thirty years…
    Norman R. Smith
    President - Elmira College
  • Facility Management

    Industry-leading experts in our facilities management executive team know how to turn your ideas into actionable strategies. We partner with manufacturers, dealers, and SaaS technology vendors in building smart, sustainable, and achievable enterprise strategies—backed by competitor research and driven by real-time data tied to your business goals.

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  • Stamats presents no obstacles. They’re Fast, Flexible, Responsive, Innovative, and Dependable.

  • Interior Design

    Stamats executive strategists are industry leaders in commercial A&D publishing and marketing. We have partnered with hundreds of manufacturers, dealers, and smart design technology vendors to design thoughtful, comprehensive enterprise strategies to achieve branding, marketing, and business goals. Collaborate with us to turn your ideas into an actionable strategic plan.

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  • Where other agencies saw roadblocks and said ‘no,’ Stamats said ‘yes!’ They worked hard to win our business and worked just as hard throughout the process. Stamats wowed our entire team with their efforts and energy.
    Gene Castellano
    Former Vice President, Advancement & College Relations, Cabrini University