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Marketing and communications are focused on advancing your reputation and building revenue for your business or organization. But the pace of change requires quick thinking and adaptation to the tools and skills constantly emerging.

LML Marketing & Communications focuses on change management – both at the organizational structure and at the adaptable messaging and audience outreach levels. Productive organizations evolve their staff skills, their message platforms and their integrated marketing plans, but sometimes need help.

That’s what we do best – help you shape your unique branding messaging, coach marketing staff and leaders to rewrite position descriptions and organizational charts to reflect contemporary offices. We can assist you in assessing your market research and turn it into authentic messages for your audiences. And, we offer services in writing integrated marketing plans that are flexible and personalized to your needs – no cookie cutter planning.

In addition, we provide experienced writing and communications planning for fund-raising campaigns. With a highly focused approach to the donor's interests and a keen understanding of the organization's needs, LML Marketing & Communications makes your appeals individualized and specific. 

LML Marketing & Communications clients include higher education, nonprofits, health care systems and hospitals as well as ventures in wine industry marketing.

​Luanne Lawrence, CEO and Senior Consultant, has led the marketing and communications for such organizations as the University of California, Davis, the University of South Carolina, Oregon State University and the University of Maine. She began LML Marketing & Communications in 2015 after spending two decades leading the communications offices of some of the nation's finest universities.

LML Marketing & Communications Clients include:

Higher Education

   Brown University

   University of Chicago

   Miami University of Ohio

   New Mexico State University

   Northeastern University

        School of Professional Studies

   Texas Womans University

   University of California, Davis

   University of Colorado, Boulder

​   University of Oregon

   University of Queensland, Australia

LML Marketing & Communications is dedicated to unique messaging and strategy that helps organizations reach their target audiences. With 25 years of experience leading marketing at some of the finest higher education institutions in the United States, LML brings a unique understanding of culture, place, strengths and perceived weaknesses.  With a grounding in research, strategy and writing are individualized and specific to the needs of the audiences being addressed. Professional writing services, creative writing, content marketing strategy and marketing strategy is provided by Luanne Lawrence a marketing strategy professional who serves as CEO and Senior Analyst of LML Marketing & Communications.

Also dedicated to professional development, LML provides advanced training in social media, marketing, writing across the generations and media training. 

LML Marketing & Communications specializes in higher education (community colleges, four-year institutions and research universities), start-ups and nonprofits and brings experience in messaging for fund-raising, marketing and communications. 


Marketing Leadership

  • Building a Marketing Plan That Doesn’t Sit on the Shelf
  • Inclusion, Buy-in and Adoption of Integrated Marketing Plans

Sleeves Rolled Up Marketing

  • Crafting Brands that are Authentic and Inspiring
  • Employing Research to Target Messages that Resonate with Your Audiences
  • Choosing Words that Are Heard by Your Audiences
  • Magazine Redesigns and Content Decisions – Print or Digital or Both?
  • Content Strategy - Maximizing all the Tools to Their Best Capacity, even with a small staff
  • ​Creating Buy-In for Your Marketing and Branding Strategy

Maximizing and Empowering Talent

  • Coaching Marketing Leaders and CEOs on Effective Marketing Approaches
  • Inventing the Contemporary Marketing & Communications Staffing Structure
  • Sharing A Vision: Creating a Strong Team


  • Using the Right Tools, Language and Motivational Copy to Reach All Generations
  • Fund-Raising Campaign Communications Strategies, Case Statements and Appeals
  • Writing Content for Social, Traditional, Broadcast and Other Media


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  Life Without Gravity

   Luanne Lawrence began the blog, Life Without Gravity, in 2015 when she transitioned from a  

   traditional 9-to-5 position into the field of marketing consulting. The blog chronicles her journey in

   this transition but also shares some of the experiences she is having in working with clients. She

   honestly discusses the pros and cons of consulting life, the joy of working from a comfortable

   environment and the challenges of working with virtual teams scattered around the nation and  


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