About Us

As a full-service public relations and advertising firm, we offer services that help strengthen your business, whether that means improving awareness of your brand or services, increasing participation and sales, or informing key audiences.

At G&T Communications, we bring an attitude of excellence to every project. As five-time national award winners, we strive to bring you the best. Whether we work with you on a single project or on an ongoing basis, it’s our goal to make you and your organization succeed. You’ll also find that we are extremely cost-effective.

Case Studies

2021 PRSA Silver Anvil Finalist
Crisis Communications COVID-19 Challenges

Client – Blue Ridge Energy

NOVEC - Keeping Life Bright

2021 Telly Award Winner
TV Spot

Client – NOVEC

2021 Spotlight on Excellence
Best Total Communication

Client – PowerSouth Energy Cooperative

2019 Edgar F. Chestnutt Award
Best Total Communication

Client – GreyStone Power

Strategic Planning

for public relations and advertising.

Writing & Design

for external and internal traditional communication pieces.


for digital & electronic pieces.

Ad Development

for traditional and digital communication outlets.

Annual Report

writing and design.

Logo & Image Development

 for customized branding.

Crisis Communication

planning and support.

Social Media Support

with strategic content and visuals for all your channels.

The #GoTo People

By using G&T Communications on a per-project basis, you can keep your staff lean, while achieving the excellent results and benefits of having a fully-staffed communication department. Even if you’re located in another state, working with us is easy. We have multiple clients from all across the country. Firm founder and president Maggie Tilley, APR, CCC, has more than 35 years of experience in working with energy utilities and service providers and a proven track record of results. She and her team know what it takes to help you achieve your goals.


“Maggie and her team do a superb job helping us to strategically message to our customers. Their work product is always first class, regardless of the communication channel we are using. I attribute a lot of our success …” Read more

Gary Miller, President/CEO
GreyStone Power Corporation, Ga.

“G&T Communications are the best. Looking for someone to help with your marketing and promotional materials, I would highly recommend Maggie and her team.”

Debbie Marcum, Manager, Member Services
PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, Ala.

“Working with G&T’s skilled professionals is extremely easy and allows our existing and limited Member Services staff to focus on daily challenges and workflow. With the two groups working together, our newsletters …” Read more

Morris McClelion, General Manager (Retired)
Central Electric Membership Corporation, N.C.

“Maggie continues to do a great job for us at Hoosier Energy. Her ideas are innovative, she delivers on time and the work is of high quality. I’d recommend Maggie for communications consultation to anyone.”

Tom Van Paris, Executive Vice President
Hoosier Energy, Ind.

“I would not hesitate to recommend G&T Communications. Their team understands the cooperative business model and today’s communications challenges. They have been easy to work with and consistently provided the professional results we expect from an agency.”

Mike Curtis, Vice President, Public Relations (Retired)

“During a critical transition Maggie and her staff were able to step in and continue our communications and marketing efforts seamlessly, while simultaneously helping us to refine and focus our messages for our membership. Their expertise and professionalism makes them an asset for any company.”

Tim Holder, former Vice President of Customer Care, Sales, Marketing & Communications
EnergyUnited, Statesville, N.C.

“I am extremely pleased with G&T Communications. Since our initial quote they offered prompt, courteous, responsive and personal service throughout the process of editing, formatting and finalizing our Cooperative’s history …” Read more

Ann M. Lewis, former Director of Communications & Public Relations
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative, Va.

“Attention to detail and dedication to clients make G&T Communications the perfect choice for our cooperative.”

Cathy Page, Vice President of Member Services
Pee Dee Electric, N.C.

“I have known Maggie since the 1980s when she worked for Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation. She is a personable professional who manages her own very successful marketing and public relations firm today …” Read more

Jimmy Autry, Fellow PRSA, APR, CCC, Senior Vice President of Member and Community Relations (Retired)
Flint Energies, Ga.

“Working with G&T Communications is the definition of synergy. The spirit of cooperation, the level of professionalism and the quality of creative work is beyond compare. I can rely on G&T to execute my projects with style …” Read more

Marian Douglas, APR, CCC, Vice President of Corporate Communications
Flint Energies, Ga.

“Maggie and her firm, G&T Communications, have proven to be excellent caretakers of NRECA’s Spotlight on Excellence program. Under her guidance, the program has grown and developed into one of the largest and most respected …” Read more

Karen Combs, CCC, Director of Public Relations (Retired)
(former chairperson of the Council of Rural Electric Communicators) Jackson EMC, Ky.

“G&T Communications did a fantastic job in working with our law firm in creating marketing materials to share with our clients. They were great at helping us define objectives, then making recommendations and keeping momentum until the project was completed.”

Andrea Capua, Partner
Di Santi, Watson, Capua, Wilson, & Garrett law firm, Boone, N.C.

“Our website looks great, and the staff was so helpful in suggesting different approaches we could take to better our business. Thank you!”

Suzanne Weaver, Owner
Weaver Tree Farms, N.C.

“Like many I have wondered what the ‘G’ and ‘T’ stood for in this company’s name. After several years of benefiting from their services, I have concluded it must be for the Go To people. Whenever the communication …” Read more

Rev. Dr. Alan Rice, Pastor of Crossfire UMC Biker Church
& Director of Rural Faith Development, CDC

“Maggie and the team at G&T are tremendous partners in the world of communications. The design work is exceptional, and I really appreciate the desire to create marketing and public relations materials that inspire people to take action …” Read more

Melanie Bullard, former Executive Director
Watauga Education Foundation, N.C.

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