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Pete Peterson, Vice President, Bellevue Communications Group

Pete joined Bellevue Communications Group in 2000, bringing his extensive campaign, government, and public relations skills to the firm. He performs a wide range of duties for our clients, including strategic communications, development of comprehensive communications plans, media training, and crisis communications.  With his background in government and political campaigns, he offers clients valuable insight and experience on a range of public policy issues.

Before joining Bellevue Communications Group, Pete served as a press secretary and spokesman for Congressman Curt Weldon on Capitol Hill. In Washington, DC, Pete worked closely with the national and international press on issues relating to national security, foreign relations, technology, the environment, and other high-profile topics.

He has also served as campaign spokesman for Congressman Ryan Costello, Pennsylvania House Appropriations Chairman Bill Adolph, and Senators Dominic Pileggi and Bob Mensch, as well as numerous other State Representatives, county officials, and judges.  In 2014, he was recognized by PoliticsPA as one of Pennsylvania’s “Top Political Operatives.”

With his broad political background, Pete specializes in public policy issues for Bellevue, representing a variety of non-profit, governmental, association, and business clients. His current clients include the Pennsylvania Equine Coalition, the Pennsylvania Convention Center, the Philadelphia School Partnership, NMS Labs, and Neumann University.

Pete holds dual degrees in Communications and Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania.

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