What Makes You Stand Out?

Simple, we do.

Cratic & Associates is a public relations firm based in Chicago which focuses on creating a successful public relations strategy for your campaign or company. A strong public relations strategy is the key to making your company or association more visible to a wider market. 

What makes people pick you over the other guys? What makes your company news worthy? In today’s market, it's imperative to reach as many people as possible with your message, not just any message but the right one, the first time. 

At Cratic & Associates, we create your overall media strategy by utilizing new and traditional media. We coordinate your public events and community outreach to re-enforce your company’s new attractive brand. That type of outreach coupled with message development and media management creates your public relations strategy. We pride ourselves with working from all angles for our clients. 

Cratic & Associates bring experience from across many sectors. We've worked in the private sector in sales and the banking industry, congressional campaign across the country, non-profit and religious organizations and with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC).

Trusted Leadership

Our Services

Legislative Tracking 

Opposition Research 

Social Networking 

Website Management

Press and Communications Management

Press Conferences 

Press Releases & Kit Distributions 

Interview Preparation 

Speech Writing


Cornell Wilson
Candidate for Alderman
2nd Ward, Chicago, IL

Pamela Reaves-Harris
Democratic Nominee
State Representative - IL 10

Jason C. Ervin
Alderman - 28th Ward
Chicago, IL

Joel Fritzler
Fritzler for Mayor
Carbondale, IL
Karen Yarbrough
Illinois State Representative
Maywood, IL
Daniel Bachert
Crete Trustee
Crete, IL
Ron Rivers 
City of Maywood Trustee
Maywood, IL 
Dominique Garrett-Flowers
City of Maywood Trustee
Maywood, IL
Michael Carr
Mike Carr for State's Attorney
2012 Democratic Nominee
Jackson County, IL
Illinois Legislative Black Caucus
Springfield, IL