What is Risk Communications?

Mahony Partners helps organizations and their leaders take risk to achieve great things and manage risk when challenges arise.  We can help launch a business, complete a merger or manage a crisis.  We are at our best in situations where the stakes are high and experience and creativity count.

We work with organizations of all sizes across many industries – from a financial institution in the crosshairs of a regulatory inquiry to a manufacturer embarking on a restructuring.

We also help individuals master critical events.  Whether you are a CEO announcing a strategic plan, a new CFO facing her first analyst meeting or a scientist presenting a major research paper, our unique mix of skills – drawn from finance, public policy, marketing and the arts – can help them succeed.

Richard Mahony
Founder & Managing Partner

Richard has worked with senior executives and organizations to help them achieve their goals for more than two decades. He has extensive experience in communication strategy, branding, investor relations, media engagement, marketing and advertising, in US and international markets.

Richard was an investment banker at J.P. Morgan and later led its global media relations team, serving as the firm’s principal spokesman at a time of rapid transformation. He held senior communication and marketing roles for the firm in New York and London, where he served on Morgan’s Operating Committee. He later held leadership positions at top communications-advisory firms, where he led award-winning programs for clients.

He founded Mahony Partners to serve clients through small, highly skilled teams that focus on results without the blinders, baggage and bureaucracy of a traditional agency.

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We create an integrated, seamless team to deliver results at a fraction of the cost of larger agencies. Our partners are highly experienced professionals with backgrounds in public relations, digital marketing, branding, leadership development, market research and design.