Speakeasy Political Blog

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February 07, 2017

SpeakEasy Wins 'Best Campaign Tool & Tactic' at the BISC

By Bergen Kenny on February 07, 2017

SpeakEasy Wins 'Best Campaign Tool & Tactic' at Ballot Initiative Strategy Conference

Las Vegas – SpeakEasy Political, a breakthrough political tech startup that makes it faster and easier for campaigns to move direct mail, took home top honors at the Ballot Initiative Strategy Conference in Las Vegas last Wednesday. SpeakEasy won Best Campaign Tool & Tactic at the New Tools Shout Out. 40 startups and political tech companies applied for the Shout Out, and 16 make it into the final competition. Voting was live by contest attendees.

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December 21, 2016

How DIY Services Can Help Firms Expand

By Bergen Kenny on December 21, 2016

This article originally appeared on Campaigns and Elections, by Eric Jaye and Bergen Kenny.

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December 13, 2016

The long tail of political mail

By Kaitlyn Goodman on December 13, 2016

This article originally appeared on GovFresh, by Luke Fretwell.

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November 29, 2016

Squeezing Costs Out of Direct Mail with Bergen Kenny of SpeakEasy Political

By Kaitlyn Goodman on November 29, 2016

SpeakEasy Political CEO Bergen Kenny spoke with Karen Jagoda of the Digital Politics podcast to talk about SpeakEasy and political mail. She shared that in the digital age, print pieces still have an important role to play and can be the last message seen before a voter makes up their mind about a candidate.

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November 14, 2016

In Reflection.

By Danielle Winterhalter on November 14, 2016

At SpeakEasy, we are incredibly proud to stand with so many phenomenal candidates and organizations who fight - every day - for a stronger, more just nation. We hope our work to be one small part of helping to amplify the messages of workers rights, environmental justice, equal opportunity, and human decency.

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August 05, 2016

NGP VAN Recognizes SpeakEasy in Innovation Partner Marketplace

By Kaitlyn Goodman on August 05, 2016

We are honored to be recognized by our partner NGP VAN as part of their Innovation Partner Marketplace. Check out the full article here and below.

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August 03, 2016

Case Study: Amber Childress

By Bergen Kenny on August 03, 2016

Amber Childress is an active parent and digital marketing entrepreneur raising her son in Oakland, California. As a parent and community volunteer, Amber understood how much support and advocacy is needed to ensure that quality education is accessible for all students. In 2016 she decided to run for the Alameda County Board of Education, taking on a two-term incumbent.

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July 28, 2016


By Bergen Kenny on July 28, 2016

The sound you just heard was Hillary Clinton crashing through the highest of glass ceilings to become the first female nominee for President from a major political party.

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July 20, 2016

Capitol Morning Report, July 20

By Kaitlyn Goodman on July 20, 2016

Originally reported on Capitol Morning Report on July 20, 2016.

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