About Us

Shank Public Relations Counselors, Inc. was incorporated in 1987.

The principals of the firm, David and Marilyn Shank, have extensive experience in radio, television, advertising and public relations plus an impressive list of volunteer community service.

The firm has conducted significant qualitative and quantitative research that has guided strategies for national companies.

Shank Public Relations Counselors managed public relations projects for the Anderson Community School Corporation, AT&T, Aqua America/Aqua Indiana (an investor-owned water utility), Carrier Corporation, Central Soya, Coors Brewing, Damar Services, Electricore (Mid-America Electric Vehicle Consortium), Eli Lilly and Company, the Lilly Center for Medical Science, GTE Directories, The Home Depot, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Independent Colleges of Indiana, Indiana Automotive Fasteners (Aoyama Seisakusho of Japan), Indiana Lions Speech and Hearing, Indianapolis Children’s Choir, The Indianapolis Foundation, Indianapolis Public Schools, Marsh Supermarkets, Mervis Industries, PT Components, Procter & Gamble, Qualitech Steel, Schmidt Associates architects, Sunbeam Development Corporation, Walmart, Washington Park Cemetery Association, the Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township, computer software firms, law firms and hospitals.




Our Principals