Aristotle Wins Three Pollie Awards

Washington, DC — March 17, 2017 — Aristotle is proud to announce that it has been awarded three prestigious Pollie Awards from the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC), the industry’s highest honor bestowed upon political consultants at the national and international level. Aristotle, a leading full-service provider of campaigns and public affairs technology, data and strategy, was recognized for its it’s innovation, creativity and effectiveness during the 2016 political season.


The award-winning Phone-A-Friend Campaign for the National Association of Realtors leveraged the peer-to-peer relationship between membership for PAC education and fundraising, reaching out to non-investing members through localized phone bank events. Aristotle used phone banking tools in Aristotle’s Aristotle 360 platform to enable volunteers to share the value of RPAC for members and the industry. The winning campaigns included:

  • Gold – Best Overall Campaign (Public Affairs Division)
  • Gold – Best Use of Social Pressure (Phones)
  • Silver – Best Use of Phones (Fundraising)

“It’s an honor to be recognized by the AAPC for our work in 2016,” Aristotle CEO John Aristotle Phillips said. “Thank you to our hard-working team at Aristotle and the National Association of Realtors for helping us win this award. We are very proud of the work that we do to advance democracy around the world.

The AAPC announced this year’s winners at the 2017 Annual Pollie Awards & Conference on March 16 in Huntington Beach, CA. The Pollie Awards (Pollies) are bipartisan honors awarded annually by the AAPC to members of the political advertising and communications industry who have demonstrated superior work on behalf of their candidates and causes. A blind jury of their peers selects AAPC award winners. Esquire magazine has dubbed the Pollies as “…the Oscars of political advertising.”


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