Higher Education

Higher education opens pathways to brighter, more prosperous futures. It’s a purpose that inspires us profoundly, and one we champion enthusiastically. We are not a boutique agency, so we can draw on extensive experience in higher education, as well as insights culled from a diverse client spectrum to tackle challenges with fresh perspectives and creative ideas. We help our higher education clients achieve brand relevance, differentiation and visibility, so their focus stays on building better institutions and helping students fulfill their ambitions.

Higher Education Lead: Jeff Wilson
Jeff has considerable experience in higher education, having worked in communication for a state-supported, research university and taught several undergraduate and graduate-level communication courses. At Padilla, he counsels higher education institutions with a sharp focus on research-based brand development, persuasive content creation and campaign execution.

University of Virginia
Starting a new chapter for athletics.
Barnes & Noble College
Enhancing the education experience with "Together We".
Longwood University
Unleashing the power of brand.
Reynolds Community College
A fresh perspective for a community college.