CEO & Chairman
Larry Rasky brings more than 30 years of experience in public policy and media relations to Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications. The clients who have benefited from his well-honed abilities span from start-ups and Fortune 500 companies to government agencies and nonprofit corporations.
He is best known for his management of highly visible, complicated communications matters, as well as his broad political experience. His strategic counsel is often sought on issues pertaining to high stakes litigation, corporate and personal reputation and issues management.
In 2007, Larry took a leave from the firm to join the “Biden for President” campaign as its communications director. He previously served as press secretary for U.S. Sen. Joseph Biden’s 1988 presidential bid.
Prior to launching Rasky Baerlein Strategic Communications in 1989, Larry worked as special assistant for Policy and Communications for Congressman Ed Markey and the House Subcommittee on Telecommunications and Finance in Washington, D.C. Larry also served as a communications director for John Kerry's first Senate campaign in 1984, and deputy press secretary for President Jimmy Carter's re-election campaign in 1980. Previously, Larry was director of public affairs for Cablevision Systems Corporations in Boston.
Larry earned his degree in communications from Emerson College where he currently serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He is also a board member of the New England Chapter of the Anti-Defamation League.