Name: Jakob Ocasio | Position: Quality Assurance Specialist | Location: New York, NY Tell us a little about yourself! I have experience overseeing the day-to-day operations of issue-based and ballot-access campaigns. I am a recent college graduate with a double major in Political Science and …

Did you know there are still many states gearing up to head to the polls this month? By mid-August most states will have finished their primary election season. Below, we’re breaking down the August primary dates and giving you voter resources that may be …

Digital media and direct mail are crucial components of campaigns of all sizes. We know School Board candidates work hard to fundraise and build their campaign budget, so it’s critical to effectively use every dollar, and thoughtfully consider when and how to make those …

In this rapidly moving world dominated by social media, creating an Instagram account for your political campaign has never been more helpful to reaching your voter base. You might be asking yourself, “Why should I make an Instagram profile for my campaign when I …

This week, SpeakEasy hosted a 2022 State of Media Briefing! In case you missed it, you can watch the recording below: Whether you’re in campaign mode or exploring a potential run for office, we’re here to help. In this webinar, we review the latest …

Name: Leah Soffer                                                                                   …

With the launch of our new product, The Brand Studio, SpeakEasy has expanded our toolkit to help candidates and causes across the country create beautiful, professional campaign logos and brands. This product gives you a campaign logo, brand guide, fonts, and graphics optimally sized …

As campaigns around the country ramp up for November 2022, now is the perfect time to brush up on your political jargon — and Team SpeakEasy has got your back! Here’s a quick roundup of resources that will bring you up to speed on the …

Knowing exactly what to expect from creating a mailpiece for your political campaign can be daunting. So to answer all your questions, we sat down with our Director of Mail Production, Katie Painter, to learn more about these specific processes and get her first-hand …

Co-Founder & Managing Partner
DANIELLE WINTERHALTER
As Managing Partner of SpeakEasy, Danielle Winterhalter specializes in multi-channel advertising, creative development, and rapid response communications – providing strategic campaign guidance and tactical media implementation to a client portfolio including Democratic causes, candidates, and impact-driven brands.

Passionate about increasing civic engagement and political access, Danielle founded SpeakEasy to support Democratic initiatives with effective media strategies up and down the ballot. Since inception, SpeakEasy’s tech-enabled ad tools – and tested political experience – have been leveraged by races in over 38 states, from school board to United States Senate.

Prior to SpeakEasy, Danielle served as a Campaign Manager, Policy Director, and political consultant where she scripted speeches, developed bipartisan policy initiatives, and executed comprehensive communication campaigns for Democratic candidates and organizations.

Outside of the office, Danielle is involved with Team Fox – the grassroots fundraising arm of the Michael J. Fox Foundation – where she raises funding and awareness for Parkinson’s Disease. A graduate of the University of San Francisco, she holds dual degrees in Politics and International Studies.