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Simply put, winning matters. Whether defining messages for a social advocacy, political, contract, or marketing campaign, developing and executing a comprehensive public affairs or government relations campaign, or devising and implementing media strategy to promote or protect your image, Bedrock becomes an essential part of your team.  Our innovative approach lays the foundation for your success by creatively integrating key components of communications, public affairs and social advocacy disciplines.

Bedrock's areas of specialty include:

Proactive and Responsive Media Relations

Message Development

Crisis Communications and Reputation Management

Internal and External Communications

TV, Radio and Print Production

White Paper and Op-Ed Development

Labor Contract Strategy

Political, Community, and Social Advocacy Campaign Strategy

Coalition Building

Research and Polling

Media Training

Speech Writing and Speaker's Training



Since 2001, Bedrock has had the opportunity to work with several worker and community organizations, coalition groups, corporations, nonprofits, and campaigns to achieve their goals.   


Select clients include:

        AFSCME District Council 36
        California Democratic Party
        California Dept. of Public Health
        Center for the Partially Sighted
        Children's Burn Foundation
        Congregation Kol Ami
        County of Los Angeles
        Intl. Union of Operating Engineers Local 501
        Jewish World Watch
        LA 36
Los Angeles Airport Police
Los Angeles Unified School District
LAUSD: Yes on Measure E (Education)
Marsha Croninger for SBCC Board of Trustees
No on A (Police merger)
OC & LA County Building Trades
SEIU California
SEIU Local 2015
SEIU Local 721
SEIU Local 32BJ
SEIU Local 99
SEIU Western Region

Featured Work

Among the integrated campaign services offered by Bedrock are television production and placement strategy.  Below are a few examples of Bedrock's award winning work.

Independent Expenditure Work: County Board of Supervisors, San Bernardino County

Animated Spot with Voice Over

Public Service Spot

Independent Expenditure Work: Los Angeles Mayors Race

Public Service Announcement

About Us

Based in Los Angeles, Bedrock Strategies was founded in 2001 by Laurie Saffian and Scott Mann. Experienced public affairs and communications professionals, Laurie and Scott have built one of the most respected full-service boutique communications, public affairs and social advocacy firms focused on advocating for the issues and organizations important to our communities.

Understanding that no one size fits all, Bedrock carefully brings together a specialized team of professionals to fulfill the necessary strategy and tactics for each client.  This approach has proven highly successful with client expectations being met and often exceeded.

Bedrock is proud of its rich history of success in the progressive movement and welcomes the opportunity to put its experience to work for organizations, companies, and campaigns of all sizes.


Contact Us

PH: (323) 962-3938

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