Enhanced consulting capabilities for government clients in Queensland, NSW



Management and strategic communication consultancy firms Bluegrass Consulting and Thought Bubble today announced a strategic alliance to expand their market coverage and enhance services for clients.

Bluegrass is a NSW-based global award-winning firm, recognised by its peers as leading the best government campaign in Asia 2015 and one of the top ten campaigns within the world in 2016.

Thought Bubble, based in Queensland, is an international multi-award winning firm recognised in 2016 and 2017 for leading major bids and change management campaigns for organisations competing for recent federal government reform packages.

The alliance covers the Australian market and will enable both firms to extend their capabilities to service the growing needs of their clients across the country, as well as internationally.

Under the agreement both firms will refer business opportunities, collaborate on client work and share intellectual capital. Bluegrass and Thought Bubble will continue to focus on their respective core practice areas, while collaborating on projects that require extended capabilities and geographic reach.

Rodd Pahl, Managing Director of Bluegrass said, “Our core strengths are in building leadership capability and corporate strategy whereas Thought Bubble’s strengths lie in building organisational service capability.  Together, we are ideal strategic consulting partners able to deliver strong alignment between leadership, corporate culture and corporate strategy.”

Nyree McKenzie, Director of Thought Bubble said, “Both firms have deep sector experience across health and human services, government, infrastructure and Defence. This alliance will enable us to extend the value we deliver to our clients, while ensuring stronger leadership, organisational alignment, and business strategy execution.

 About Bluegrass

Bluegrass Consulting is a specialist firm providing strategic counsel in Australia and internationally at CEO and Board level on leadership, strategy, stakeholder engagement, change processes, and campaigns around  issues and crises. In line with its client-centric focus and its understanding of the growing convergence of skills, tools, thinking and disciplines around corporate strategy and public affairs, Bluegrass actively collaborates with other specialist firms to provide seamless solutions for its clients in both the public and private sectors. www.bluegrass.com.au 

About Thought Bubble

Thought Bubble is a strategic business communications consultancy and the “go to” firm that organisations turn to in order to win strategically significant tenders. Thought Bubble also supports clients to become ‘tender ready’ through pre-bid compliance audits, strategic planning, content development and transition and change communication programs. As a valued member of the executive growth team, Thought Bubble is also engaged to drive organisational process reviews, stakeholder engagement, strategic marketing and business development initiatives.  www.thoughtbubble.com.au