S&A Communications
Raleigh Durham, North Carolina, USA

Based in the Research Triangle Region of North Carolina, S&A Communications is an integrated marketing communications firm with a driving goal of helping our clients outthink, outwork and outperform their competition. From startups to Fortune 500 companies, we’ve been helping our clients tell their stories for 35 years.


Raleigh Durham - North Carolina (USA)




301 Cascade Pointe Lane
Cary, North Carolina, 27513


Chuck Norman, APR


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S&A Communications


S&A Communications is an award-winning, full-service North Carolina PR agency offering a wide array of strategic marketing services designed to build our clients’ brands. As the longest continuously operating marketing and public relations firm in the Triangle region, S&A Communications has helped clients tell their stories and engage their audiences through thoughtful, strategic and well-crafted communications for more than 35 years. Whether through an informative article in local, regional or national media, a digital marketing campaign, effective and informative print collateral, radio and television advertising, or grassroots promotions, S&A Communications works hard to find the right mix of messages and communication channels to optimize positive exposure for its clients. Our approach begins with listening to a client and really learning about the business, the goals and the challenges in order to develop a marketing strategy. We then craft a plan that effectively positions the brand to appeal to its target markets. We grew from deep-seated North Carolina PR roots and evolved into a team of seasoned, strategic marketing professionals whose driving goal is to help our clients outthink, outwork and outperform their competition. Outthink We start with a commitment to strategy. We do our homework, ask the insightful questions, and actually listen to the answers. We cultivate an exceptional knowledge of our clients and our clients’ clients. We get granular to find the small things that could make a big difference. Let us outthink for you. Outwork Our passion for building brands drives us to work smarter. We act as an extension of our clients’ teams, and we work just as hard for them as we do for ourselves. We love what we do, and we love a challenge. Let us outwork for you. Outperform Mediocrity isn’t for us. We find out what success looks like to our clients, and we partner with them to make it happen. Our clients trust us to help them reach – and even exceed - their goals, delivering measureable results and positive outcomes. Let us outperform for you.


  • Community Relations
  • Content Creation
  • Corporate Communications
  • Creative Services
  • Crisis Communications and Crisis Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Events and Campaigns
  • Marketing
  • Media and Presentation Training
  • Media Relations
  • Messaging
  • Product and Brand Launches
  • Public Relations
  • Reputation Management
  • Social Media and Marketing
  • Video Production
  • Website and App Development

Industry Expertise

  • Automotive Public Relations
  • Biotech / Life Sciences
  • Building / Construction / Architecture
  • Digital
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Fashion
  • Financial / Banking / Investment
  • Fitness
  • Food and Drink
  • Government / Public Sector
  • Healthcare / Nutrition
  • Legal
  • Not-for-Profit / Charities
  • Other
  • Professional Services
  • Publishing
  • Real Estate
  • Retail
  • Sports
  • Technology
  • Transportation

Chuck Norman, APR - Owner/Principal

Chuck has wide-ranging experience in public relations, marketing, crisis communication, and branding. His more than 20 years of experience span a variety of industries including automotive, commercial real estate, technology, healthcare, government and municipal, associations, professional services, economic development, and chambers of commerce. He has worked with clients such as N.C. State, Town of Cary, Smith Anderson, Sunrock, CenCare, SAS Championship, York Properties, McDonald York, SearStone, Bell and Howell, Precision Tune, and the N.C. Chamber.

Chuck is an accredited member of PRSA and has developed a national profile and strategic agency relationships throughout North America through his involvement in Counselors Academy, a group of top thought leaders who shape the direction of the public relations industry. Chuck has served locally and nationally on PR organization boards and a variety of other boards during the past 20 years. He received the Triangle Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Leadership Award in 2009. He earned his B.A. in communication with a concentration in public relations from N.C. State University.