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Clients

Our work speaks volumes

  • Bloomberg
  • WNBC-TV
  • Instagram
  • Diageo
  • Dropbox
  • Univision
  • Burberry
  • L'Oréal
  • Credit Suisse
  • Random House
  • Paramount Pictures
  • Condé Nast Publications
  • The New York Times
  • Vogue
  • Spotify
  • Facebook
  • Airbnb
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Campbell Soup
  • Starwood Hotels
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Weber Shandwick
  • Edelman
  • Financial Times
  • Intel
  • Pinterest
  • Groupon
  • Google
  • Salesforce.com
  • AMC Networks
  • Cartier
  • Coach
  • Serena Williams
  • Eli Manning
  • NFL
  • ESPN
  • Clarins
  • Bobbi Brown
  • Sephora
  • Ernst & Young
  • Amazon
  • NBC News
  • Meredith Publishing
  • Wired
Elliot Schrage, Vice President of Global Communications, Facebook
We've worked with lots of media trainers, but Clarity's team were the most helpful because they focused not only on presentation but also on message development. Their approach is personalized, thought-provoking and enormously effective. We found…
Elliot Schrage, Vice President of Global Communications, Facebook
Wynton Marsalis, Managing and Artistic Director, Jazz @ Lincoln Center
I've had the honor and pleasure of studying with Bill McGowan. In person, he is engaging, practical, patient and highly effective.
Wynton Marsalis, Managing and Artistic Director, Jazz @ Lincoln Center
Lou Cona, President, Conde Nast Media Group
As our company's offering has grown in scope and complexity, we've repeatedly turned to Clarity to help us both develop our message and deliver it flawlessly. Clarity's advice and training is an important part of the transformation of our…
Lou Cona, President, Conde Nast Media Group
Anthony Sanzio, Vice President Communications, The Campbell Soup Company
Plain and simple: Clarity Media Group is the best media training consulting firm I have worked with in my more than 20 years in the field of communications. Their experience as news producers and anchors provide instant credibility, especially with…
Anthony Sanzio, Vice President Communications, The Campbell Soup Company
Maire Griffin, Director of Communications, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
Bill McGowan and the team at Clarity are simply the best in the business. I've had the privilege of working with Bill over many years and at many organizations. He's the first person I call for my media and/or presentation training needs. He has the…
Maire Griffin, Director of Communications, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
Cathy Beaudoin, President, Amazon Fashion
Bill McGowan's approach was transformative for me. After just a few hours together, he was able to create a system of organizing my messages and connecting to them on a personal level that unlocked the whole process for me. Unlike any coach I've…
Cathy Beaudoin, President, Amazon Fashion
  • Morning Shows
  • Keynote Speeches
  • Book Tours
  • Tech Conferences
  • Product Launches
  • Fundraising Galas
  • TED Talks
  • Red Carpet Interviews
  • Panel Discussions

Our Clients by Industry

  • Airbnb
  • Andreessen Horowitz
  • AOL
  • Asana
  • Bonobos
  • BuyWithMe
  • Campaign Monitor
  • DOMO
  • Dreamworks/Technicolor
  • Dropbox
  • DSO National Laboratories
  • Facebook
  • FanDuel
  • FreeWheel
  • Gamestop
  • Godaddy.com
  • Google
  • Groupon
  • Healthgrades
  • Hunch
  • Instagram
  • Intel
  • Jawbone
  • Jumo
  • Juniper Logistics
  • Linius
  • Linked-In
  • Livingsocial
  • Lyft
  • McAfee
  • Millennial Media
  • OpenTable
  • Pinterest
  • Practice Fusion
  • Quiet Logistics
  • Quora
  • Reddit
  • Rocket Fuel
  • Salesforce.com
  • Spotify
  • Square
  • Squarespace
  • StumbleUpon
  • TaskRabbit
  • TechCrunch
  • thefix.com
  • TravelZoo
  • Twitter
  • VMware
  • Weebly
  • Wired
  • Yahoo
  • Yammer
  • YuMe
  • Zendesk
  • ZocDoc

Thanks to Melissa for being such a positive force of change here at Gilt; she turned previously resistant individuals into lovers of public speaking (or at least more willing and skilled), which benefits everyone.

Director of Internal Communications, Gilt
  • 5-Hour Energy
  • AXA Insurance
  • Bunge
  • Cadbury
  • Campbell Soup
  • Dannon
  • Delta Airlines
  • Diageo
  • Dr. Scholl's
  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • Forest City Ratner Co.
  • Frito Lay
  • Glaxo Smith
  • Halstead Properties
  • Harley-Davidson
  • Hershey
  • IKEA
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kinkisharyo International
  • Kline
  • Kodak
  • Kurt Salmon
  • Mars/Wrigley
  • Nova Chemical
  • Office Depot
  • Osh Kosh Truck
  • Pepsico
  • Pfizer
  • Procter & Gamble
  • SAIC
  • Starbucks
  • Starwood Hotels
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Toyota
  • Unilever
  • Vick's

Clarity brings out the best in executives, offering sharper focus and passion to speeches, presentations and interviews, but more importantly, bringing to life natural, sometimes hidden, individual talents.

Susan Henderson, Chief Communications Office, Rite Aid
  • Adam Duritz
  • American Idols
  • Ashanti
  • Bob & Lee Woodruff
  • Brittany Murphy
  • Carmen Electra
  • Carrie Underwood
  • Carson Kressley
  • Christopher Lawford
  • Clay Aiken
  • Clive Davis
  • Debbie Reynolds
  • Decca Music
  • Elliot Yamin
  • Erykah Badu
  • Howard Lutnick
  • Jack Welch
  • Jane Krakowski
  • Jazz @ Lincoln Center
  • Jenny Garth
  • John Legend
  • John Stossel
  • Kat Von D
  • Katherine Heigl
  • Kathleen Kennedy
  • Kelly Clarkson
  • Marcia Gay Harden
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Molly Shannon
  • Monica Potter
  • Nick Jonas
  • Nick Lachey
  • Nicolette Sheridan
  • Olivia Newton-John
  • Paramount Pictures
  • Pat Benetar
  • Peggy Noonan
  • Ricky Martin
  • Robert Wagner
  • Samantha Harris
  • Selita Ebanks
  • Sony ATV Music 
  • Thalia
  • The Central Park Jogger
  • The Cheetah Girls
  • Thomas Keller
  • Tiffany Giardina
  • Toni Braxton
  • UMRG
  • Virginia Madsen
  • Will I Am
  • Wynton Marsalis
  • Ziyi Zhang

I've had the honor and pleasure of studying with Bill McGowan. In person, he is engaging, practical, patient and highly effective. To my surprise, Bill has captured the indefinable human essence of his teaching on the written page. You are assured of learning more than you can imagine while enjoying Pitch Perfect.

Wynton Marsalis, Managing and Artistic Director, Jazz @ Lincoln Center
  • Acumen Fund
  • AEW Capital Management
  • Ahab Capital Mgmt
  • Alliance Bernstein
  • Anato Investment Group
  • Bank of America
  • Barclays
  • Barclays Capital
  • Bronson Point Partners
  • Canaccord Genuity
  • Cantor Fitzgerald
  • CIMB Group
  • Credit Suisse
  • Deutsche Bank
  • DMS Management
  • Domini Impact Investments
  • Duquesne Capital
  • EFA
  • Ernst & Young
  • First Principles Capital Management
  • Fordham University Law
  • FTSE International
  • Gibson Dunn
  • I-Squared Capital
  • ING Financial Services
  • Morgan Stanley
  • OS Fund
  • Paul Weiss
  • Peter J. Solomon and Company
  • Point72 Asset Management
  • Rabobank
  • SAC Capital
  • Semco Partners
  • Sender Company & Partners
  • Singapore Exchange
  • T. Rowe Price
  • TD Ameritrade
  • UBS
  • WSJ

The trainees RAVED about Clarity's coaches. I have never heard people love media trainers as much as these guys loved working with Clarity.

VP of Communications, top financial firm
  • Aeropostale
  • Amazon Fashion
  • Bergdorf Goodman
  • Bonobos
  • Burberry
  • Cartier
  • Chloe + Isabel
  • Christian Siriano
  • Coach
  • Daniel Vosovic
  • David's Bridal
  • Elle
  • Food Network
  • Ford Models
  • Gilt Groupe
  • GQ
  • Hautelook
  • Henri Bendel
  • Isaac Mizrahi
  • J.Crew
  • John Hardy Jewelry
  • Kenneth Cole
  • Lubov Azria
  • Maidenform
  • Max Mara
  • Nautica
  • Nicole Miller
  • Nigel Barker
  • Nina Garcia
  • Phillip Bloch
  • Red Wing Shoes
  • Sperry Top Sider
  • Steve Madden
  • Style.com
  • Tamara Mellon
  • Taryn Rose
  • Tiffany
  • Tim Gunn
  • Tory Burch
  • Van Cleef & Arpels
  • Vera Bradley
  • Vince Camuto
  • Vogue
  • Women's Wear Daily

Through Clarity's best-in-class media training, we are able to prepare executives within our client roster for a range of print and broadcast media opportunities. Their reliable, thoughtful, and straightforward approach continues to set them apart.

Sunil Desai, VP, HL Group
  • Alonzo Mourning
  • Apollo Ono
  • Bill Romanowski
  • Brady Quinn
  • Brandon Jacobs
  • Callaway Golf
  • Candace Parker
  • Dwight Gooden
  • Eli Manning
  • ESPN
  • Jamie McMurray
  • Jerome Bettis
  • Jim Craig
  • Juan Pablo Montoya
  • Kristi Yamaguchi
  • Laila Ali
  • Morgan Pressel
  • NFL
  • Paul O'Neill
  • Roger Goodell
  • Serena Williams
  • Shaun Micheel
  • The Brooklyn Nets
  • Tiki Barber
  • Tom Coughlin
  • Tony Dungy
  • Tough Mudder
  • Troy Aikman
  • Vivian Stringer
  • WNBA

Success depends on having a great game plan. In Pitch Perfect, Bill McGowan provides just that – winning strategies for how to improve your communication skills, especially in life's red-zone situations.

Eli Manning, Quarterback, New York Giants
  • Antonia Lofaso
  • Bacardi
  • Beaulieu Vineyards
  • Bouchon
  • Captain Morgan
  • Danny Meyer
  • David Tanis
  • Don Julio Tequila
  • Ecco Domani
  • Everyday Food
  • Food Network
  • G. Garvin
  • Gabrielle Hamilton
  • Guy Fieri
  • ICC
  • Illy Café
  • Jim Beam
  • Johnnie Walker
  • Ketel One
  • Maloney & Porcelli
  • Manhattan Ocean Club
  • Marcus Sameulsson
  • Martha Stewart TV
  • Moet & Chandon
  • Morimoto (Iron Chef)
  • Per Se
  • Rachel Ray Nutrish
  • Richard Blais
  • Shake Shack
  • Sherry-Lehmann
  • Smith & Wollensky
  • Sterling Vineyards
  • Tanqueray
  • Thomas Keller
  • Wyndham

Clarity is the premiere communications coaching firm in the business today. Their insightful advice and strategies work.

Thomas Keller, The French Laundry
  • Alfred A. Knopf
  • Amazon
  • Ballantine
  • Crown Publishing Group
  • DK Publishing
  • Doubleday
  • Farrar, Strauss & Giroux
  • Grove Atlantic
  • Hachette
  • Harlequin
  • HarperCollins
  • Henry Holt
  • Hyperion Books
  • McGraw-Hill
  • Meredith Publishing
  • Newmarket Press
  • Other Press
  • Penguin
  • Perseus Books
  • Random House
  • Rodale
  • Running Press
  • Siempre Mujer
  • Simon & Schuster
  • St. Martin's Press
  • Sterling Publishing
  • Wiley
  • Workman

Clarity is simply the best in the business. Every author—whether debut or veteran—leaves their session equipped to handle any media interview. Their expertise at arming authors with talking points applicable to anything the news cycle can throw at them sets them above the competition.

Shara Alexander, Sr. Publicity Manager, Harlequin Books
  • Alison Brod
  • Bratskier
  • Brunswick Group
  • CAA
  • Citizen Paine
  • Cohn & Wolfe
  • Creative Media Marketing
  • Crenshaw
  • Dan Klores
  • Deutsch
  • DeVries
  • Edelman
  • Ferencomm
  • FTI
  • Hiltzik Strategies
  • HL Group
  • Hunter
  • Ketchum
  • Krupp Communications
  • LaForce + Stevens
  • Lead Dog Marketing
  • Lippe Taylor
  • M Booth
  • Manning, Salvage & Lee
  • McKinsey & Co.
  • Mother New York
  • OutCast
  • PMK
  • Pramana Collective
  • Rogers & Cowan
  • Rubenstein Associates
  • Shadow
  • Siren
  • Weber Shandwick
  • Widmeyer
  • William Morris/Endeavor

Clarity's smart, realistic approach to media training enables clients to deliver confident interviews and appear ahead of their game. Their background as journalists set them apart from the competition. Clarity knows exactly what the media are looking for – and knows exactly how to get their clients to deliver.

Dana Bowne, Director Media Relations, Weber Shandwick
  • AARP
  • American Heart Assoc.
  • American Heart Association
  • Autism Tomorrow
  • Center for Responsible Lending
  • Conservation International
  • Consumer Reports
  • Dia Art Foundation
  • DSO National Laboratories
  • eleQtra
  • Environmental Defense
  • Environmental Defense Fund
  • Foundation for Newark's Fund
  • Give Directly
  • Hebrew Home Riverdale
  • Hispanic Federation
  • Keep America Beautiful
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • March of Dimes
  • Moishe House
  • OneSight
  • Peter Peterson Foundation
  • Robin Hood Foundation
  • San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center
  • Sesame Workshop
  • Southern Poverty Law Ctr.
  • Stand Up for Heroes
  • Teach for America
  • The Acumen Fund
  • The Children's Aid Society
  • The Demand Institute
  • The March of Dimes
  • The United Nations

A media training session with Clarity assures us that the messages we want to convey will be the quotes we see in print or the sound bites that end up on TV.

Ellen Lewis, VP Corporate Communications, Sesame Workshop
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • One Hope Many Homes
  • Sandy Hook Promise
  • Somaly Mam
  • The Smile Train
  • The TEAK Fellowship
  • Anthem, Inc.
  • Bayer Healthcare
  • Center Plan for Healthy Living
  • Curology
  • Dr. Arthur Agatston (South Beach Diet)
  • Dr. Ellen Marmur (Mt. Sinai – Head of Dermatology)
  • GE Healthcare
  • Healthgrades
  • Johnson Matthey
  • Medicis
  • Merck
  • Oscar Health
  • Sutro Biopharma
  • ZocDoc

The TV crew told everyone afterwards that I was the best interview by a long mile that they'd done. Jim gave me the material and the delivery style I needed. I feel as if he got me speaking another language fluently in an afternoon. Possibly a game changer.

Medical Specialist and Professor, Mount Sinai
  • Bath & Body Works
  • Bobbi Brown
  • Cetaphil
  • CEW
  • Christina Ehrlich
  • Clarins
  • Clinique
  • Coty Cosmetics
  • Elizabeth Arden
  • Estee Lauder
  • Frederic Fekkai
  • Innovative Skincare
  • Jo Malone
  • Jo Strettel
  • Kiss My Face
  • L'Oréal
  • La Mer
  • Louis Licari
  • Make Up For Ever
  • Nathaniel Hawkins
  • Nexxus
  • Noxema
  • NV
  • Pantene
  • Sally Hershberger
  • Sephora
  • Shiseido
  • Shu Uemera
  • SK-II Cosmetics
  • Soft & Beautiful
  • St. Ives
  • Tom Ford Beauty
  • TRESemmé
  • Wella Haircare

Clarity's expertise, whether for appearances for a beauty segment or a selling experience on a TV shopping network, the results are immediate and wonderful. Execs are always put at ease and within a few minutes, each is well on their way to a more relaxed, open and enthusiastic demeanor.

Director of Public Relations, Clarins
  • ABC News
  • AMC Networks
  • Better Homes & Gardens
  • Bloomberg
  • Brides
  • Businessweek
  • CBS News
  • CNBC
  • CNN
  • Condé Nast Publications
  • Condé Nast Traveler
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Daily Candy
  • Details
  • DIY
  • E! Entertainment
  • Entertainment Weekly
  • ESPN Classic
  • Essence
  • Field & Stream
  • Financial Times
  • Forbes
  • Fortune
  • Fox News Channel
  • Golf Channel
  • Golf Magazine
  • Good Housekeeping
  • GQ
  • HGTV
  • InStyle
  • Ladies Home Journal
  • Lucky
  • Martha Stewart Television
  • Men's Fitness
  • Men's Health
  • Millennial Media
  • NBC News
  • Parenting
  • People
  • Prevention
  • Reader's Digest
  • Real Simple
  • Self
  • Shape
  • Showtime
  • Spike TV
  • Sports Illustrated
  • Star Magazine
  • Sundance Channel
  • Telemundo
  • The Atlantic
  • The Boston Globe
  • The History Channel
  • The Knot.com
  • The New York Times
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • The Weather Channel
  • TheStreet.com
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Time Magazine
  • Travel Channel
  • TV Guide
  • Univision
  • Vogue
  • W Magazine
  • WE
  • Wired
  • WNBC-TV
  • Women's Health

Whether it's a demo segment on a live network morning show or a Satellite Media Tour, Clarity provides the most comprehensive preparation you'll find. They've made many of our editors more skilled and more comfortable on camera.

Patrick Taylor, VP Communications, Meredith Magazines