The Custom Workshop is designed to help you better connect with people and then raise money. The workshop provides a look at how you can design and improve your organization's communications. You will learn how to develop a coherent and compelling message, enabling you to increase your visibility, supporters, and, most importantly, funds.
Ideal attendees for this workshop are organization spokespeople, campaign or party communications directors, press secretaries, candidates and elected officials, public policy organization staff, and conservatives who want to present their ideas persuasively or raise money for their organizations.
This Custom Workshop will teach you proven methods to be a better communicator.
Attendees will learn how to:
Craft a Message
Use the Right Words
Use Values to Communicate
Make the Ask
Sample Lectures Include:
• Developing Your Message
• Fundraising 101
For specific details on this presentation, such as an agenda or exact location, please contact event sponsor, Chris Godbey at Godbey@surge-RED.com. You may pre-register here or at the door of the event. Anyone pre-registering will receive an email with detailed information on this presentation.
Christopher (Chris) Godbey is a Director of Client Strategy at SurgeRED, a campaign and communications strategy firm that focuses on digital engagement. Chris comes to SurgeRED from Innovative Campaign Strategies, LLC with experience in strategic planning and consulting, focused on grassroots development, voter outreach, image and market development.
Born in South Carolina, Chris worked on all levels of campaigns in the First in South state. In 2010, Chris worked on two Congressional campaigns and as Director of Operations for Alan Wilson for Attorney General. In 2012, Chris worked with Media Research Center doing outreach in the key early primary states before working as a State Director in Mississippi for Santorum for President. Recently, Chris worked with the House Republican Caucus in Virginia as the Deputy Political Director, helping with targeted Delegate races in 2013.
Chris' campaign strengths lie in developing tactical advantages in campaigns, especially regarding Social Media Optimization, database management, and VoIP phones to provide targeted contact with voters from the campaign.
Chris is a Clemson University graduate with a B.A. in Political Science and Economics.