Emmons & Company, Inc.
President - American Association of Political Consultants
Emmons & Company, Inc.
Emmons is a Kentucky based Democratic political professional. He founded Emmons & Company, Inc. in 1990. Emmons was a Campaigns and Elections Magazine "Rising Stars" in American Politics in ‘98. His son Jamie earned the same honor this year. Dale has compiled a remarkable record of success, having been part of more than 650 winning campaigns; from Kentucky’s state house to it 120 courthouses. He has helped elect a number of women candidates to state and local offices up and down the ballot Sons Jamie (UK 2003; former top aide to Kentucky’s House Speaker & now Chief of Staff to the Lexington Mayor) and Will (Brown 2009; now attending UK College of Law) have both worked at Emmons & Co., Inc.
In Kentucky where politics is always colorful and competitive, Dale is widely recognized for his strategic mastery. Lexington Kentucky Mayor Jim Gray describes Dale as, “the real McCoy when it comes to politics . . . the Obi-Wan Kenobi of my generation.” Most recently Emmons helped guide Alison Lundergan Grimes, a young female attorney, to victory to become Kentucky’s Secretary of State. On the road to victory defeating the Democratic Governor’s endorsed incumbent in the Primary, went on to become Kentucky’s top Democratic vote getter in November becoming Kentucky’s youngest and only female statewide office holder!
Emmons & Company, INC
AAPC 2015 Annual Pollie Awards & Conference
AAPC Mourns Passing of Founder Joe Napolitan
AAPC Salutes Outgoing President Dale Emmons (D-KY) and Treasurer Brad Chism (D-MS)
AAPC Pre-Conference Workshops
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Dale Emmons named 2013 Influencer by Campaigns and Elections Magazine.
A Message from Paul Begala
Emmons and Company, Inc recognized with Reed Award for work on Alison Lundergan Grimes campign.
Dale Emmons, stated, "I am tremendously proud that our Kentucky firm has been able to partner with others and demonstrate that we can compete and win against the largest political biggest firms in the nation. Most importantly I am proud that our work honored Elsie and Thelma by representing who they really were; two grandmothers wanting to help their granddaughter. ”
Dale Emmons is a Richmond, KY based Democratic political consultant. Dale has been part of nearly 700 winning Kentucky campaigns. He currently serves as President of the American Association of Political Consultants.