David Winkler has retained McShane LLC, a political consulting and media firm based in Las Vegas, NV, Austin, TX, and Washington, D.C.
Headed by Rory McShane, McShane LLC has been involved in nearly 200 electoral victories since 2017 at all levels of government, from US Senate to City Council. In 2020 Rory McShane was recognized by the American Association of Political Consultants as one of the “Top 40 Under 40” Consultants in the United States, and Campaigns & Elections Magazine awarded McShane one of only eight Republican “Rising Star” Awards. As a firm, McShane has been awarded 30 Pollie Awards from the American Association of Political Consultants and 22 Reed Awards from Campaigns and Elections magazine for excellence in campaigning.
David Winkler has retained Quantum Red, a political consulting and Fundraising firm ensures pro-freedom causes, candidates, and campaigns have access to the technological tools and expertise you need to win.
Headed by Mark L. Rockefeller is a serial entrepreneur with a focus on SaaS and culturally-impactful Innovation. He is currently the Co-Founder & CEO of a venture studio and holding company that co-builds and funds projects at the intersection of Artificial Intelligence and Community Impact.
He was the Co-Founder & CEO of StreetShares, an award-winning software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that was acquired by MeridianLink (NYSE: MLNK) in 2022. StreetShares was founded in Mark’s basement and grew to power over $5B in small business loan volume at banks, credit unions, and non-financial organizations nationwide.
Mark is the Founder and Chairman of the Second Service Foundation (formerly StreetShares Foundation), a 501(c)3 that has funded, served, or trained over 10,000 military veterans/spouses to become entrepreneurs and small business owners since 2016.
Previously, he was an attorney with Milbank LLP, co-founded a small residential real estate company, and founded a nonprofit social enterprise project in Africa. He began his career as a military officer and is a veteran of the Iraq War.
Mark’s work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., Bloomberg Businessweek, Fox News, MSNBC, Huffington Post, American Banker, and others.
Entrepreneur Magazine called Mark one of “12 Remarkable Veterans Who Changed Business Forever” (2017), and Inc. Magazine named Mark one of the “Top 20 Military Veteran Tech Entrepreneurs in America” (2016). Mark sits on the boards of The Second Service Foundation and the Foundation for Innovation and Discovery, and he is a social entrepreneurship mentor at Columbia University.