Freddy J. Balsera - Founder & Managing Partner
As the CEO of Balsera Communications, Mr. Balsera assists
corporations and organizations craft communications campaigns
promoting their issues, projects, products, or services. From the
moment he launched his firm in 1999, Mr. Balsera has been able to
generate results for Fortune 500 and publicly traded companies,
national political organizations, labor unions and financial
institutions as their communications strategist. Today, Balsera
Communications is regarded nationally as a first tier public affairs
Throughout his career, Mr. Balsera has developed a
unique proficiency in communicating complex political and public
policy messages to the public. In 2008, Mr. Balsera helped craft
President Barack Obama's national Hispanic television and radio
campaign. In this capacity, he co-wrote and produced all of the
Spanish media messages broadcast by the Obama campaign in the entire
country. Mr. Balsera’s work helped deliver an estimated sixty-six
percent of the national Hispanic vote for President Obama. He was
also a surrogate spokesperson for the campaign in 2008 and 2012,
handling over 300 interviews on the campaign’s behalf each time.
Additionally, Mr. Balsera served on the Obama National Finance
Committee for during both elections and was appointed as a
Presidential Elector in Florida in 2008. He later served on the
Obama-Biden transition team as an advisor to the agency review team
for the Federal Communications Commission.
activities as part of the 2016 Presidential election include serving
as a board member of Correct the Record, the SuperPAC working in
coordination with the Hillary Clinton campaign. He is also a
surrogate speaker for the campaign.
In 2013 Mr. Balsera was
nominated by President Obama to serve on the US Advisory Commission
on Public Diplomacy, which oversees all public diplomacy activities
for our country abroad.
In 2011 PODER Magazine named him one
of the 100 most important people in Miami and in 2010 he was named
to the Miami Dade College Alumni Hall of Fame. In 2009, Mr. Balsera
was profiled by Politics Magazine as one of the ten most influential
Democrats in Florida.
Mr. Balsera maintains strong
relationships with print and electronic media reporters throughout
the country and has developed the credibility and reputation that
allows him insight into how news is reported. Currently he
contributes as a political analyst with Telemundo Network. He also
serves as Board Member for the Hispanic Business Initiative Fund.
Freddy J. Balsera
Public Affairs &
2199 Ponce de Leon, Suite 200
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Phone: (305) 441-1272