About Us

Founded in 1996, Next Step Communications Inc. is a full service, business-to-business, boutique marketing communications and public relations firm that prides itself in a hands-on, personalized approach that we believe allows us to best tell your company’s story. We are a family team who work with an array of clients from varied industries, primarily from manufacturing sectors.

Our small size is our strength, allowing us to be flexible and provide you with diverse capabilities, while our skill and experience allows us to maintain the ability to take on large, complex projects. From advertising and PR campaigns to social media management, from video production to trade show support, Next Step Communications Inc. is there for you in any capacity to help you promote your company.


Get in touch

We at Next Step Communications Inc. know that finding the right people to represent your company is a choice not to be taken lightly. That’s why we offer free consultations to walk you through your needs, the scope of your goals, and your budget.



Who We Are



Greg Hannoosh

Greg, a graduate of St. Michael’s College (Winooski, VT), has over 30 years experience in advertising and marketing. Prior to founding Next Step Communications Inc. in 1996, he served as Director of Marketing Communications for Dynisco, Inc. and KONA Corporation. As president of Next Step Communications Inc., Greg manages day-to-day operations and client relationships and guides marketing program strategy to ensure all deliverables exceed client expectations. He is based out of his office in Kittery Point, Maine.



Saint Michael's College
B.A., Journalism, 1981

Activities & Affiliations

• Plastics Pioneers Association, Member
• SPE, Member



Marketing Specialist

Mitch Hannoosh

Mitch, a graduate of Whitman College (Walla Walla, WA), joined Next Step Communications Inc. in January 2012 as a marketing specialist. In this role, Mitch develops and executes marketing campaigns – including print and web display advertising, PR, trade show exhibits and displays, as well as social media and email marketing - on behalf of clients. Mitch recently received his M.P.A. from the Evans School of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Washington. He currently works from his office in Eugene, OR.



University of Washington
M.P.A., 2017

Whitman College
B.A., History, 2010

Activities & Affiliations

• Pi Alpha Alpha Honors Society, Member
• SPE, Member