BrownFlynn has communications experts who can effectively identify the essence and vision of a company and bring customized messaging to life to engage a wide range of stakeholders. Throughout our history, communicating results of our clients’ corporate responsibility and sustainability practices both internally and externally has been a cornerstone of our offerings.

We work with our clients to develop corporate reports, communicate internally to employees, and address the needs of sales employees in communicating the sustainability benefits of products and services. BrownFlynn has extensive design capabilities including an in-house senior design consultant who is responsible for art direction on client engagements and oversees creative services across the BrownFlynn network.

Online Reporting

Getting stakeholders to read a company sustainability report and derive value from it is often a challenge. Online sustainability or integrated reporting is more accessible, engaging, and measurable than stand-alone print reports. When done well, a strong online sustainability presence drives stakeholders to get the information they want quickly and easily, thus creating an enjoyable user experience that has them returning for more!


Branding & Identity Development

We work with our clients to build a brand identities for sustainability programs. We draft sustainability messages, develop creative tagline options, create design options that align with your message and resonate with stakeholders.


Video Production

Video is an engaging and consistent way to explain what sustainability is and why it matters to your company. BrownFlynn can help you to develop a 3–5 minute animated or live action video that brings your story to life.

Targeted Communications Materials

We transform sustainability messaging into visually appealing infographics. Infographics designed for sales teams can communicate key sustainability messages about a company and its products—ultimately helping to increase sales.


For more information, please contact us at (216) 303 6000 or email us.


BrownFlynn and Sustainserv Form Strategic Partnership;
Strengthens Sustainability Expertise and Geographic Reach

BrownFlynn, a Cleveland-based corporate sustainability and governance consulting firm, and Sustainserv, a Zurich- and Boston-based corporate sustainability, analytics, and communications firm, have entered into a strategic partnership. The partnership will leverage complementary capabilities to give corporations access to a comprehensive and expanded library of sustainability services in North America, Europe, and Asia.



What Matters and Where: Managing Sustainability in the Health Care Sector

This white paper authored by BrownFlynn and Trucost discusses how to use sustainability as a financial strategy within health care to drive tangible benefits.



Resilience: Leveraging Global Sustainability Initiatives to Your Business Advantage

A BrownFlynn webinar in partnership with Nasdaq, featuring special guest the World Business Council for Sustainable Development.



The ESG Disruption: Don’t Be Left Behind

An article authored by Barb Brown and Mike Wallace, featured in the March issue of IR Update, distributed by NIRI. The article discusses how more investment professionals are taking a longer-term approach and are evaluating companies based on ESG criteria.



A New Normal in Sustainability

An article developed for Directorship, the official magazine for the National Association of Corporate Directors. This article discusses corporations turning sustainability programs into new business opportunities and a competitive advantage.



Mike Wallace Interviewed on Nasdaq Live

As part of Nasdaq’s Sustainability Series, BrownFlynn’s Managing Director, Mike Wallace, is asked to discuss sustainability trends today for companies surrounding ratings & rankings, reporting, and transparency. He also describes BrownFlynn’s ability to lead by example, its client service offerings, ongoing partnerships, and highlight stories.



GRI Transition to Standards

This four-hour session provides an orientation to the newly released GRI Standards. Learn the changes in terminology and features between GRI G4 and the Standards, as well as the benefits of using the Standards for sustainability reporting and how to do so.