About Us

Advocacy. Policy. Strategy. Results.

Venn Strategies is a nationally recognized, full-service government affairs and public affairs firm. Our track record of success is a function of our broad array of working relationships, our strategic expertise and our impeccable bipartisan reputation across the policy and political spectrum. As a national political strategy and public affairs firm headquartered in Washington, DC, our reach now crosses the Atlantic, with a presence in London and across Western Europe through our global partnership with Luther Pendragon.

As top political strategists, policy analysts, and communications experts, our principals and staff—comprised of former top aides of the White House, Congress, State Houses, renowned advocacy groups, and Fortune 500 corporations—are respected and recognized as leaders in our fields. Led by one of 2022’s Most Influential People in Policy, per the Washingtonian, Stephanie Silverman and Venn’s expertise gives us the ability to offer our clients a clear window into the workings of Washington, as well as the proper tools to effectively navigate this critical environment and define a path to victory.

We offer our clients a wide range of deliverables focused on advocacy, issue management, coalition management and strategic advisory services. Specializing in matters of health care, tax, economic policy and financial services to name a few, our firm strikes a critical balance, providing the depth and breadth of a major political powerhouse, combined with the personal attention and engagement that only a principal-driven boutique can offer.

Government Relations:
Your Seat at the Table

At Venn, we manage sophisticated policy and political campaigns and organizations, bringing together key stakeholders from across the government, private sector, and interest groups to advocate and move the debate —and the ball— forward. In the fast-paced world of Washington, we help our clients anticipate what is ahead in the regulatory, legislative and political environment.


Our primary areas of expertise include:

  • Direct advocacy
  • Public affairs and issue management
  • Coalition and association management
  • Grassroots engagement
  • Alliance development

Public Affairs: Making Your Voice Heard

Ensuring your message is heard by the right people at the right time —and that you are positioned to get the reach you seek— is essential to successful businesses. Venn’s team addresses complex policy issues with an integrated public affairs approach at the state and national levels, as well as across the grass roots and community affairs spectrum.

Whether it’s enabling our clients to affect the White House, Executive Branch agencies and Congress —or build key alliances to fortify their voice and influence— we employ a full range of capabilities, including strategic planning, coalition building, messaging, communications and direct outreach.