Strategic media solutions that fuel sustainable success.

We help local governments develop communications programs that are engaging, resourceful, and designed to deliver measurable value.

From brand management, web development and content creation to strategic counsel, public engagement, crisis communications and more, we deliver a spectrum of media, messaging and technologies solutions that help the public sector prosper. Solutions like:

We are municipal communications experts.

We help local governments and non-profits communicate better. From brand management, web development and content creation to strategic counsel, public engagement, crisis communications and more, we deliver a spectrum of media, messaging and technologies solutions that help the public sector prosper.

One sole source. Many skill sets.

Strategic Planning

Learn where you stand, and lay out a blueprint to best achieve your goals. Clients report greater clarity and confidence in the decisions they make based on our insights and recommendations.

Creative Development

We bring ideas to life by providing a spectrum of creative solutions that drive real-world results. Let us set the visual, verbal and experiential standards that underpin your organization’s character.


Authentic, engaging and well-written copy is part of any thriving organization’s toolkit. Team up with seasoned, professional content creators and tell the brand story that exists in your mind’s eye.

Design Services

Our expertise spans the spectrum from traditional print collateral to broadcast and digital media. Regardless of the application, solid design and high-level execution underpins every project we undertake.

Print & Fulfillment

Our long-term relationships with preferred vendors give us the purchasing power to handle print projects of any scale and complexity with absolute ease and unprecedented economy.

Brand Management

From identity to expression, Tangent Civic provides a comprehensive creative package that spans all media. Our clients differ, but the end result is invariably the same: living, breathing brands.

Web Development

We make functional, efficient and easy-to-use websites. Our development expertise, coupled with a keen understanding of user interface and usability design, produces exceptional results every time.

Content Management

From curating industry-specific content to cross-purposing company news and milestones, Tangent Civic can help engage your online audience in meaningful, memorable two-way conversations.

Hosting & Security

From massive municipal websites to web apps and everything in between, our cloud hosting solutions provide clients with the speed, scalability and security they need to communicate online effectively.

Accurate, agile communications
when lives are on the line.

Whenever wildfires and other critical events occur
in Lesser Slave River, our team provides dedicated
emergency communications support.


See our crisis communications case study

Growing awareness and revenue
for a meaningful cause.

We’ve helped our pro bono client Pink Cup
raise more than a half million dollars to eradicate
the disease women fear most.


See our brand experience case study

Managing all media channels
for a progressive local government.

We help keep Lac Ste. Anne County
on brand, on message, and always engaged
with its many different audiences.


See our brand management case study

Our stock in trade is the trust of our clients.

We have the pleasure of collaborating daily with progressive public-sector organizations to achieve a spectrum of challenging and goal-oriented communications outcomes. Our longest-term client engagement is nine years and counting.


  • “In my mind, the Tangent Civic brand is synonymous with exceptional work. I have the utmost trust and confidence in these people; the Tangent Civic team is an absolute pleasure to work with. I set my expectations so very high, and they scale them effortlessly every time.”

    Pat MurrayTournament Chair
  • "Tangent Civic brings the perfect blend of creativity and professionalism to their work. Everything that Tangent has designed for us, from marketing strategy to print design to the new website, has been executed to the highest standards."
    Tara CooneyMarketing & Communications Director
  • "The end result of our engagement with Tangent Civic was a new look and feel, a cohesive set of marketing tools, and a renewed excitement within the walls of our organization. I can confidently say our organization rallied around our new brand, which accurately reflects the company we have become."
    Gaetan GobeilChief Executive Officer
  • “Sean Mellis and his team expertly guided our regional public and media relations in perfect alignment with our strategic goals. I'm happy to endorse Tangent Civic for their professional and effective management of our strategic communications initiatives.”

    Rob CoonChief Administrative Officer
  • "The work that Tangent Civic did in rebranding our company was spot on with what we were aiming for.  Anyone can design a logo, but their team's work helped to implant into the minds of our clients and staff the story that we wanted to resonate with them.  Our new brand has helped to inspire our employees and foster the recognition and trust we desire from our clients."
    Derrick FrechetteVice President Organizational Development
  • “From managing our media and mentoring our in-house resources to providing hands-on assistance during critical events, Tangent Civic helps the MD of Lesser Slave River with all aspects of its communications program. Enhanced professionalism, efficiency and community engagement are all by-products of their ongoing involvement with our municipality.”

    Allan WinarskiChief Administrative Officer, MD of Lesser Slave River