Founded in 2001, Allison & Partners is a public relations firm that offers a range of professional services. The firm provides legal and financial consulting services. It staffs more than 85 employees, including senior public relations, media and marketing professionals with offices throughout the world. Allison & Partners has partnerships with CNET Networks, Fluid Audio Networks and Sony Electronics. The firm operates a national media department and its partners include CNN, The Financial Times, USA Today and CNBC-TV. Additionally, the firm works in collaboration with vendors on direct marketing, promotions and event creation activities. It organizes conferences and provides speaking opportunities for members. Allison & Partners is a member of Pinnacle Worldwide, which is an international network of independently owned public relations firm.