Peter Amen Joins Campaign Solutions

Peter Amen, Online Advertising Strategist, Joins Campaign Solutions / Connell Donatelli

Alexandria, VA — Campaign Solutions and Connell Donatelli, Inc., a political consulting team specializing in online strategy, fundraising, advertising, and social media, announced today that Peter Amen has joined as Director of Business Development. Amen joins a team of 20 political professionals with offices in Virginia, California, and New Jersey. He will manage online advertising campaigns for political, corporate, and public affairs clients.

“Peter is one of the most experienced online advertising strategists in the political sphere. We’re very fortunate to have him,” said Partner Rebecca Donatelli. Amen added, “Campaign Solutions and Connell Donatelli are the premiere online team in Republican politics and public affairs. I look forward to helping elect more Republicans across the country and growing our issue advocacy practice in California.”

Amen is an expert in online advertising and a specialist in building and managing large political databases. He has worked successfully with clients including SarahPAC, Move America Forward, American Solutions for Winning the Future and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Amen is probably best known for his tenure as National Sales Director for Intermarkets, the publishing company for the Drudge Report. Prior to joining Intermarkets, he was the Founder and Principal of Performance Media Solutions, a media buying and management firm in San Francisco. Amen was also the Director of Sales for Interep Interactive, a full service online representation firm.

Becki Donatelli and her partner, the late Mike Connell, founded Connell Donatelli in 2003, which has developed and executed online advertising campaigns for McCain-Palin 2008, The Republican National Committee, The National Federation of Independent Business, Michele Bachmann for Congress, and scores of other political and public affairs campaigns. Founded in 1998, Campaign Solutions pioneered online fundraising for a variety of political and public affairs campaigns. The team raised over $42 million during the 2010 election cycle and nearly $100 million online for McCain-Palin 2008. Between 2009-2010, they received 55 Pollie Awards from the American Association of Political Consultants, including a record number of awards for online advertising. The team also received 4 Golden Dot Awards from the Institute for Politics, Democracy and the Internet, and a Reed Award from Campaigns & Elections. Campaign Solutions and Connell Donatelli were honored to be the online team selected for the 2004 and 2008 Republican National Conventions.

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