Joe TRIPPI, President of Trippi & Associates
Joe Trippi is a pioneering Democratic political strategist in the United States and consultant in emerging technologies. He has served on campaign teams in numerous American elections, working on presidential campaigns and Democratic Party primaries for candidates including Ted Kennedy, Walter Mondale, Gary Hart, Dick Gephardt, Jerry Brown, Howard Dean and John Edwards. As Howard Dean’s National Campaign Manager in 2004, he was one of the first to leverage the Internet as a tool to rally party members and supporters around a candidate and as a campaign fundraising mechanism. His methods have been replicated by dozens of candidates in elections all over the planet.