CMAXAdvisory

Business Advisory, Government Relations and Strategic Communications

CMAX Advisory provides business advisory, bipartisan government relations and strategic communications services to Australian and international clients across all industry sectors.

Established in Canberra in 2004, we now operate throughout Australia and North America. For over a decade, we have successfully guided our clients in navigating political, business and media landscapes, maximising strategic opportunities, enhancing engagement with stakeholders, and ensuring their operations in Australia and abroad achieve the highest levels of success.

With staff who have worked at the highest levels of government and business in Australia, we provide advice and assistance to clients in the areas of:

  • Corporate strategy
  • Market and growth positioning
  • Strategic planning
  • Issues management
  • Influencing, positioning and engagement
  • Communications and new media
  • Government and regulatory strategy
  • Managing policy risks

BUSINESS ADVISORY, CORPORATE STRATEGY AND CHANGE MANAGEMENT

We provide advisory services to help organisations manage their ongoing corporate and staffing requirements and to navigate non-ongoing change management projects resulting from mergers, rebranding and new operational requirements.

INTERNATIONAL ENGAGEMENT

We specialise in providing advice and assistance to companies doing business across Australia and the United States. We support clients to enter new markets and undertake joint ventures overseas and provide assistance to maximise international expansion opportunities.

DEFENCE INDUSTRY SERVICES

For more than a decade CMAX Advisory has been at the forefront of major defence policy and acquisition developments. With its network of government and defence experts based in both Australia and the United States, CMAX Advisory provides guidance and support to industry clients, from technology startups to global materiel manufacturers.

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS AND LOBBYING

We use our political expertise to assist organisations on matters of public policy at Federal, State and Territory levels with lobbying and coordinating advocacy, parliamentary committee representation and responses, government submissions, funding and grant applications, project proposals and tenders.

PUBLIC RELATIONS AND ISSUE MANAGEMENT

We develop and implement  communications and public relations strategies which assist clients in meeting strategic requirements and achieving corporate objectives.

CAMPAIGNS AND EVENTS MANAGEMENT

We are a full service events management firm, helping clients to plan and execute major events, trade shows conferences, industry functions and media campaigns.

POLITICAL ANALYSIS AND STRATEGIC ADVICE

We are experts on Australian Government processes and the Australian political system. We undertake political environmental scanning, prepare situational analyses on issues and provide insight into key political and public sector stakeholders, while delivering strategies to maximize engagement in the current environment.