Cobalt Communications The Art + Science of Understanding

The Art + Science of Understanding


You’ve got something to say. You need someone to hear it — and understand it. That’s where Cobalt comes in. We work at the intersection of science and strategy, helping healthcare, medical, technology and scientific companies engage their internal and external audiences more effectively. We are experts at communicating complex information within complex organizations, and we always apply our collective imaginations to elevate your materials — and your messages — to a new level. Explore how we’ve done this for some of our clients by clicking on any image below to access our portfolio of work.
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Cobalt-60 is an isotope of the element cobalt. It’s also the name of our blog, an online digest dedicated to the art and science of communications. Check out our latest posts — and don’t forget to subscribe via the Cobalt-60 RSS feed.
  • Cobalt turned 13: here are 13 events from 2005 to commemorate the occasion
  • Advertisers have had a long love affair with science (or, in some cases, pseudoscience)
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    Thirteen years ago, in 2005, Cobalt Communications was officially founded in the great state of Pennsylvania! That was the year of Katrina, The Office and YouTube. Keep on reading to see what else happened — extraordinary discoveries and events — during our inaugural year. Read more here.
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    Advertisers are constantly looking for ways to differentiate their products and make them stand out. Using science — from jargon to journal-worthy results — is one way to do that. But is the science real or is it soft, squishy and skeptical? Unfortunately, the latter is more common than you think. Read more.

Science-focused. Strategic-minded. We partner with global companies that employ thousands of people, as well as smaller businesses with just a few associates. Either way, we work best with organizations that appreciate the value of strategic communications.
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  • Bolt from the Blue is Cobalt’s electronic newsletter, sent monthly or whenever inspiration strikes. Each issue tackles a communications topic that we think offers insights or sparks critical thinking in anyone interested in understanding understanding. To receive BFTB, (1) subscribe below, (2) verify your email, (3) check your spam/junk folders if this initial email goes AWOL, and (4) enjoy. All newsletters include an unsubscribe link. You may opt out at any time. See our privacy policy.
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Cobalt Communications delivers its creative services from Harrisonburg, Virginia. We’re also a SWaM-certified business. SWaM is the acronym for Small, Women- and Minority-owned businesses. The SWaM certification program is a state program of the Commonwealth of Virginia that enhances procurement opportunities for businesses that qualify.