Core Values. Here’s how I explain them:
If there was an Academy Awards of Professional Communications, I would hope to be nominated for the Best Communicator in a Supporting Role. When I analyze what makes Cross Wise Communications work, it’s the Supporting Role that drives much of my business and gives me satisfaction.

Cross Wise Communications Ltd.

Cross Wise Communications is a communications and management consulting company focused on building capacity for professional communicators. It’s all for the purpose of maximizing value and outcomes for their organizations.

Cross Wise specialties are organizational design and structure of the communications department, recruitment of communicators, definition of appropriate service offers, communication audits, meeting facilitation and customized training in communications knowledge or skills.

Cross Wise was founded in 1999 by Glenna Cross, ABC, MC. In addition to 19 years of consulting experience, Glenna offers 20 years of public, private and agency communications leadership.

How can we help you?


Recruiting the right communications professional to help your organization meet its business goals is a significant challenge in today’s competitive marketplace.


Supporting communicators to build their skills and to be highly successful in their roles.

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Achieving results from planning meetings and staff workshops.

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Communication Reviews

Designing better structures and service offerings for communication departments based on solid research.

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Here are some resources that I’ve developed or sourced to support my consulting practice.

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Recruiting Communicators

Finding the right communicator for the job is core to my search practice. It’s really matchmaking for a win-win placement.

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