For Immediate Release
April 8, 2014
Contact: Jeri Richardson
SAN DIEGO – Sagac Public Affairs received nine Pollie Awards at the 23rd Annual Pollie Awards and Conference held by the American Association of Political Consultants April 4, 2014 in San Diego, California.
Of the nine Pollies presented to Sagac, four were Gold and four were Silver. In fact, the only Bronze Pollie received was in a category swept by the firm, Best Use of Fundraising in the Overall Campaigns – Candidate Division. The firm also swept the Most Creative Fundraising Event Mailer in the Fundraising-Candidate Division.
Multiple Pollie Awards were bestowed upon Sagac for their public affairs fundraising campaigns for ADPAC – American Dental Association, Clear Channel PAC and The Home Depot PAC. Of particular note, the firm received gold Pollies in both “PAC Fundraising” and “Best Direct Mail Campaign” for their work with The Home Depot PAC. Silver Pollies were also awarded, which included “Best Use of Fundraising” for Clear Channel PAC’s peer-to-peer campaign, as well as for the American Dental Association.
Sagac’s work with their candidate clients also received recognition. Those awarded include invitation mailers and event materials for Oklahoma State Treasurer Ken Miller’s Campaign “Tip-Off” Event, U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe’s Dove Hunt and Senator Inhofe’s Striper Fishing Tournament Event.
“It is an honor for our team to be recognized by our peers in the industry for the work we do, year after year,” said Trey Richardson, Managing Partner of Sagac.
“The success of our clients is paramount to our team,” said Jeri Richardson, Principal at Sagac. “These nine Pollies are a testament to the talent, innovation and achievement in political communications and finance operations that our team achieves for our clients on a daily basis,” Richardson continued.
According to AAPC, the Pollie Awards are bipartisan awards received annually by the members of the political communication industry who have demonstrated they are the “best of the best” in political communications by a jury of their peers.
Sagac Public Affairs is a national company with offices in Oklahoma City and Washington, D.C. providing communications, research, fundraising and management solutions to hundreds of political, non-profit and corporate organizations.
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