MARLBOROUGH – Capital Strategic Solutions, LLC announced today, february 4, it has taken the next step forward by bringing former Framingham City Hall employees Nichol Figueiredo and Michael Tusino, IV back together and forming a limited liability company. The duo previously worked side-by-side for the City of Framingham’s Technology Services Division.
Since 2014 Capital Strategic Solutions has provided community outreach services for projects impacting communities; and has provided support services to municipal agencies, nonprofits and private businesses including a nationally syndicated radio program, real estate businesses, a career training program, and other groups and organizations in their efforts to engage their audience.
Together, according to a press release, the duo had the responsibility of disseminating news, announcements and other official documents on behalf of city to the public.
This was accomplished by issuing press releases, answering queries from the media, and supervising social media outreach; while coinciding an effort of different approaches that would boost the community’s engagement with their government, said the release.
In addition to carrying out the function of managing city-wide communications, the tow facilitated more than 3,000 public records requests in 2018 and launched the city’s newly redesigned website.
The pair participated, planned and coordinated several key events for the city, including the Rock the Vote campaign, the city’s first inauguration of elected officials, and Representative Chris Walsh’s Celebration of Life; all while working diligently to provide assistance in promoting other initiatives undertaken by the multiple departments across municipality.
“I am very pleased to have the innovative support of Michael Tusino, IV as Partner in Capital Strategic Solutions,” said Figueiredo, the City’s former Public Information Officer. “His knowledge and expertise in communications, website and graphic design, as well as his background public records will assist us in better serving our clients and allow them to take their outreach strategies to the next level.”
“It’s a delight to work with Nichol Figueiredo because she shares many of the same attributes that I value in a business partner: dependability, resourcefulness, passion, and sense of urgency required to deliver optimal solutions for our clients,” said Tusino, the city’s former Records Access Officer. “Great things cannot be done by one person, and Nichol’s talent and ability to see small opportunities and turn them in large achievements is at the heart of our teamwork.”
The company said it is excited to expand its services to include, community engagement, impact mitigation, crisis communication, solutions for data management, website design services, and tactical social media outreach.
The company’s technique to achieve success relies on its talent to communicate openly, transparently and our ability in developing strong long-term relationships with stakeholders.
Capital Strategic Solutions delivers creative and cost-effective results to maximize success while minimizing risk for our clients.
“I am very pleased to have the innovative support of Michael Tusino, IV as Partner in Capital Strategic Solutions,” said Figueiredo. “His knowledge and expertise in communications, website and graphic design, as well as his background public records will assist us in better serving our clients and allow them to take their outreach strategies to the next level.”
Portions of this report were part of a press release.