About Blakemore & Associates- Commitment To Campaign Success
Blakemore & Associates is a political and fundraising consulting firm based in Houston, Texas.
The firm offers its political clients complete campaign services, specializing in strategy, tactical implementation, and fundraising. The firm’s clients range from federal and state to county and city races.
Blakemore & Associates assist corporations and organizations to establish and maintain political action committees (PAC’s). Services include managing FEC and state reporting, fundraising and campaign analysis. Blakemore & Associates also performs fundraising services for ideologically conservative foundations and think tanks.
The firm’s principals are Allen and Elizabeth Blakemore, both native Texans who bring years of Washington and Austin experience to the firm. Elizabeth is a frequent lecturer at national, state and local campaign seminars. Allen, a respected authority on Republican campaigns, is regularly quoted by the national and local media.
Allen Blakemore is a graduate of Texas Tech University with a BS in Economics and International Trade. He served both US Senator John Tower and Phil Gramm as Regional Director for West Texas operations. Allen was also selected as a fellow at the National Republican Congressional Committee’s Republican Congressional Campaign Academy. He has been campaign manager or lead consultant on U.S. Congressional campaigns from El Paso to Orange, Texas. His creative talents earned the firm a prestigious Pollie Award from the American Association of Political Consultants during the 1994 and 1998 elections.
Elizabeth Blakemore is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a BA in Business Administration. She served on Congressman Joe Barton’s Washington staff organizing special projects. Elizabeth was finance director or lead fundraising consultant for numerous statewide campaigns. She holds the record for raising the most money for a state candidate. The firm raised nearly $7 million on behalf of its clients during the 1997-98-election cycle.
Highly regarded for its fundraising abilities and creative campaign themes, Blakemore & Associates are successful on the balance sheet and ballot.