Josh Pulliam, President
Over the past decade, Josh Pulliam has earned a reputation as one of the most effective and highly sought after Democratic strategists and public affairs consultants in California.
Pulliam has helped engineer victories in more than more than 150 successful candidate campaigns, ballot measures, and public affairs campaigns working with labor unions, trade associations, health care providers, Indian tribes, and non-profit organizations on a broad spectrum of issues and campaigns from California to New York.
JPM+M led campaigns helped pick up Democratic seats in five consecutive election cycles, and helped Democrats pick up supermajorities in California in 2012 and in 2016. JPM+M’s successful work includes unprecedented victories and significant underdog campaigns helping Democrats beat Republicans in swing districts, helping to elect more women and ethnically diverse candidates to public office, and electing a new generation of leaders in California representing the ethnic and cultural diversity of the state.
Serving as a general consultant and producing direct mail for dozens of state initiatives and local ballot measures, Pulliam has helped clients win campaigns ranging from health care access, education, taxes and revenue bonds, renewable energy, veterans housing, technology, economic justice, and civil rights.
JPM+M is one of the nation’s most experienced firms in managing campaigns, developing messages, and producing mail specifically targeting Latino voters in English and in Spanish. Pulliam has elected dozens of Latino and Latina candidates to office, and works with the California Latino Caucus PAC, BOLD PAC in Washington DC, and many other clients to help elect more Latino candidates to the public office in California and throughout the nation. JPM+M also specializes in early voting/absentee ballot programs that have banked millions of votes before election day, positioning clients for victory before the polls open.
Josh Pulliam’s bilingual mail that helped elect Jerry Brown and his bilingual mail for statewide initiatives, as well as direct mail for early voting/absentee voting programs has won numerous awards. Over the years, Pulliam’s campaign work was featured in the New York Times, Albuquerque Journal, Des Moines Register, Los Angeles Times, Miami Herald, San Francisco Chronicle, Politico, CNN, Wall Street Journal, and he was also named one of “California’s Top 100 Influencers” by Campaigns and Elections Magazine.
Prior to founding JPM+M, Pulliam was a Los Angeles-based Democratic mail consultant on presidential, gubernatorial, congressional, and state legislative campaigns across the country, including Arizona, Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, New Jersey, Arkansas and California.