michael bassik

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A founding partner at DSPolitical, Michael Bassik is also managing director and president of digital operations at MDC Partners.

Prior to joining MDC Partners, Bassik served as managing director and chairman of Burson-Marsteller’s U.S. digital practice, as well as CEO of its full-service integrated marketing and advertising firm, Proof Integrated Communications. He also previously served as senior vice president of Global Strategy Group, chief digital officer of Air America Media, and vice president of MSHC Partners where he built and managed the nation’s first Democratic online political marketing agency, attracting high-profile clients including John Kerry for President, Hillary Clinton for President, MoveOn.org and the United Nations Foundation.

Bassik has been honored numerous times including being named one of Advertising Age’s “40 Under 40” in 2014 and “PRWeek’s “40 Under 40” in 2013.