Public Affairs and Fundraising Specialist TAG Public Relations
A specialist in business and public affairs, Rick Reidy is responsible for fundraising and political activities. He provides strategic advice to corporate and labor institutions as well as to political leaders. He also acts as Managing Partner of Robinson, Reidy & Company.
Reidy consults on fundraising and strategy issues for local, state and national political campaigns for Democratic Party candidates. He appears occasionally as a political commentator on KCAL-TV in Los Angeles and on the BBC in London. Mr. Reidy has directed fundraising for national political campaigns for President and for the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. He was responsible for fundraising and speaking on national politics and campaign finance to audiences of state legislators and foreign diplomats and to many business, university and fraternal groups. He served as Special Assistant under two chairman of the Democratic National Committee in Washington D.C.
He retains the title of Executive Producer of two television/videocassette documentary programs currently in varying stages of development by Legacy Television of New York.
Reidy was Controller and Chief Financial Officer of Gentry Development, Inc./MTK Construction, Inc. He oversaw the financing packages for the company's projects-in-development and he directed presentations to investors and banks.
Reidy was previously membership director and senior staff for The Employee Stock Ownership (ESOP) Association, a Washington trade group representing companies financed with employee leveraged buy-outs. He acted as a national spokesman for the industry and an advisor to those companies.
Reidy holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Notre Dame. He is a native of New York and studied and worked abroad in Boston and Mexico City. He speaks and writes fluent Spanish.
TAG Public Relations is one of the first virtual public relations companies in the United states. Based in Los Angeles, the company creates a TAG team of specialists to meet the individual needs and goals of each client. Clients are offered a broad portfolio of services including marketing, entertainment publicity, special events, fundraising, Hispanic public relations, and web site design and marketing.