AAPC Awards Highest Industry Honors at Annual Pollie Conference
AAPC congratulates the winners for their creative and technical achievements in the 2018 political season
McLean, Virginia (April 11, 2019) – The American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC)—America’s only network of political professionals — yesterday announced the winners of its annual Pollie Contest at the 2019 Pollie Awards & Conference in Napa, California.
“The winners should feel especially proud of their accomplishments from the 2018 cycle,” said AAPC President Tom Shepard. “The 2019 Pollie Contest attracted tremendous work – over 2,300 entries — and only the best entries were awarded a coveted Pollie Award after a grueling judging process. The winner’s contributions deserve the highest industry recognition.”
The Pollie Awards (Pollies) are bipartisan honors awarded annually by the AAPC to members of the political advertising and communications industry who have demonstrated superior work on behalf of their candidates and causes. A blind jury of their peers selects AAPC award winners. Esquire magazine has dubbed the Pollies“…the Oscars of political advertising.”
The annual Pollie Awards & Conference brings the leading political professionals in the world together to network and hear from top technology innovators, pollsters, pundits and service providers.
About the 2019 AAPC Pollie Awards & Conference
As the premier industry event, the 2019 AAPC Pollie Awards & Conference was held in Napa, California from April 2-4, 2019, celebrating the Association’s 5oth Anniversary and brought the leading political professionals in the world together to network and hear from top technology innovators, pollsters, pundits and service providers. The largest conference in Association history featured cutting-edge programming on key industry trends, designed to empower attendees to leverage the latest techniques in campaign strategy and management. The Conference is widely recognized as the must-attend event for political consultants, media buyers, public affairs specialists, suppliers, industry leaders and journalists. For details, visit www.theaapc.org.
Founded in 1969, the AAPC is a multi-partisan organization of political and public affairs professionals dedicated to improving democracy. The AAPC has over 1,500 members hailing from all corners of the globe. It is the largest association of political and public affairs professionals in the world. For more information, see www.theaapc.org.