BOSTON: Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications has hired Democratic strategist Michael Matthews as SVP for the firm's Washington, DC, office.
Prior to joining Rasky Baerlein, Matthews was a partner with LSG Strategies. He also served as political director for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee for the 2002 election cycle and the 2000 Gore/Lieberman presidential campaign. He previously directed national political training programs for the AFL-CIO.
Rasky Baerlein specializes in communications and government relations. The firm's current clients include the American Council on Renewable Energy, BJ's Wholesale Club, the Boston Red Sox, Brandeis University, and Citizens Financial Group.