Definers Public Affairs

is a unique consulting firm that translates proven political campaign communications techniques to the corporate, trade association and issue advocacy fields.

Let us help Define your debateā€¦ before someone else does.

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What We Do

Our approach to public affairs campaigns is unlike any other in the business. What sets us apart from other firms is our focus on high-impact research, fact-finding, rapid response, and earned media communications.

Our Services

Who We Are

Founded by former Romney-Ryan 2012 campaign manager Matt Rhoades and former RNC Research Director Joe Pounder, Definers helps clients run smarter campaigns using cutting-edge research and communications strategies and tactics.

Our Team


We are regularly seeking multi talented individuals to join our growing team. We look for candidates with backgrounds in political communications, public relations, journalism, marketing and with public policy expertise.