mvmt communications was founded to help create far-reaching structural change.
We believe your consultants should share your values.
We don’t work for big corporations, right-wing governments in foreign countries, or middle-of-the-road candidates.
We serve campaigns and causes working to build a fairer world for all – right now.
We can help you make the case, and win the argument.
Karthik Ganapathy is an experienced communicator with deep roots in the progressive movement. Karthik served as the Battleground States Communications Director for Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign, after leading the campaign’s communications team in New Hampshire.
Since then, he helped the ACLU launch People Power, the organization’s first-ever attempt at organizing volunteers, ran the communications office of then-DNC Deputy Chair Keith Ellison, and played a senior role in helping MoveOn communicate about its midterm election work in 2018. Karthik began his career as an aide to then-Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, and feels at home in the movement for climate justice.
Mike Casca served as Rapid Response Director to Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign. He went on to be Deputy Communications Director in Sanders’ Senate office following the historic primary. He moved to New York City in 2017 to work as Communications Director for Mayor Bill de Blasio, who that fall became the first Democrat re-elected mayor in the city in more than 30 years.
He began his political career in Rep. Keith Ellison’s office, starting as a press intern and eventually becoming Communications Director, where he helped lead strategy to raise wages for federal contract workers, stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership and protect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.
mvmt communications is a full-service messaging and public relations firm for people working to make radical change.
Here’s how we can help:
Insurgents and radical leaders shouldn’t fear the media, so we’ll help build your brand and make the case.
We walk in the door understanding the future you want to describe, so we’ll help you say it in a unique and powerful way.
Values will lead you out of a crisis, so we’ll ground rapid response in your vision and get you back on offense.
Having the right plan in place is step one, so we’ll build it from the ground floor.
We’ve written for Election Nights, major policy announcements, and movement leaders, so we’ll help you deliver an address that breaks through.
Whether it’s a national TV hit or a chat with a local reporter, we’ll help you nail every interview.