A deep dissatisfaction

While they vary in size, mission, and where they serve, all our clients have one thing in common: they are deeply dissatisfied with the status quo. They are restless. Hungry for something more than incremental progress. They seek breakthrough strategies to help them reach their highest potential—because they see success as a moral obligation. Over the past 15 years, we have been privileged to help these clients develop more powerful communications, more impactful approaches to leadership, and new ways to resource their important work.

The Matale Line Client Logos

"The Matale Line's 'Believe in Zero' Campaign revolutionized UNICEF's approach to fundraising and advocacy—not just in the U.S., but around the world."

—Jay Aldous, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, US Fund for UNICEF

"Sometimes it’s not the answers that are most important. It’s asking the right questions that helps you find your True North. The Matale Line guided a fast-growing, rapidly changing organization to focus on the critical questions, and discover its own path forward. I couldn’t be more pleased."

—Leonard Garfield, Executive Director, Museum of History & Industry

"They uncovered core truths that altered our self-perceptions, energized our sense of purpose, and infused clarity in our organization. Their work is stellar; the experience, truly memorable."

—Joanne Ritter, Director of Marketing and Communications, Guide Dogs for the Blind

"Bill has a genuine interest in what we are doing, and very clearly gets it. We really enjoyed working with him and his team. I'm super impressed by their deep sector knowledge, down-to-earth attitude, sense of humor, and zealous enthusiasm for GlobalGiving."

—John Hecklinger, Chief Program Officer, GlobalGiving