Winner of Three 2019 Pollie Awards for "The Cats of Maywood"
GOLD: Best Direct Mail Campaign-Candidate (Dem)
SILVER: Best Use of Opposition Research-Candidate (Dem)
BRONZE: Direct Mail Independent Expenditure/Local
2018 Pollie SILVER: Best Direct Mail Campaign/Ballot Initiative "No Time to Downsize"
In a local race, a direct mail program accounts for a significant part of a campaign's budget. Your mail deserves to break through the clutter. We specialize in mail that integrates polling and messaging with creative content. Our creative images are ready made for social media outreach.
Over the last two years, we have received top Pollie Awards from our peers at the American Association of Political Consultants.
Comments from Pollie Judges:
"Inventive and Breakthrough."
"The cartoon ads are nicely done, and catch the eye. The message is clear and concise. A high production value too. Good Job!"
"This is Excellent! It is Pollie worthy."
And on Twitter , our CA Primary 2020 "Take the Godfrey Good Government Quiz" mailer received the ultimate compliment Tweet "I'm actually stunned by how clever this campaign mailer is. @GodfreyPlata gets points for creativity."
The 2016 Russian election-meddling scandal proved you could reach 126 million voters with $100,000 worth of FB ads. We produce video, audio and images that Social Media users want to like and share. We boost name recognition and support for candidates & issues---and we’re Americans.
We are a small firm dedicated to using our campaign and communication experience to provide excellent service to our clients. Our recent Pollie Awards, judged by fellow political consultants, show we can hold our own with the big operations. When you choose Green Alley Strategies, you work directly with seasoned, award-winning professionals who care.
Photo: Cori Kesler, Scott Adams & Paul Arney with the Pollie at the 2018 AAPC "Diamonds and Denim" Pollie Awards Gala.
Laborers Local 300 asked us to help elect their reform slate for City Council in scandal plagued Maywood, California. Our team came up with a series of comics to highlight the corruption. Voters responded and elected our slate on November 6, 2018. The dimensions of The Cats of Maywood four volume series are 11 x 17 one fold. This image is of the front and back sides of Volume 1. In this series, with the exception of the Volume number, the front and back remained the same. To view full images, go to https://greenalleystrategies.com/direct-mail
Volume 1 looks at the DA's raid of city hall, a garbage crisis and the mayor's conviction on animal cruelty.
Volume 2 points out the absurdity of the city allocating Bingo profits to a clown, a whopping $15 million debt and hiring a pal of the mayor, with no experience, to be city manager.
The saga of corruption continues in Volume 3. The link of corruption to the $15 million debt, thirteen city contractors under investigation, and the DA's seizure of evidence at city hall.
Volume 4 features a City Council Member resigning in a plea deal, the ex-City Manager-pal of mayor-facing sexual harassment charges, and the mayor blaming his animal abuse conviction on a political witch hunt. We are not making any of this up!
Proud to collaborate on this multiple Pollie Award winning project with illustrator extraordinaire Les Toil, aka Brian Clarke (pictured) and the amazing graphic designer Cori Kesler of Kesler Creative Communications. Celebrating at Vik's Chaat Corner, Berkeley CA with fabulous Bhature (puffy bread). See how we created "Cats" at: https://greenalleystrategies.com/alley-tales/f/green-alley-strategies-wins-three-2019-pollie-awards-top-honors