Jack Martin founded and serves as chairman of Public Strategies, Inc., an Austin-based business advisory and crisis management firm. Martin founded Public Strategies in 1988 after several decades as a political consultant and as chief aide to U.S. Sen. Lloyd Bentsen.
Martin grew up in San Antonio and is a graduate of Texas State University in San Marcos. Prior ...
The founder and chairman of Public Strategies Inc. — set to be honored today an Austin luncheon — on why the Republicans beat the Democrats so badly on Election Day, whether Texas is philosophically the same state it was 30 years ago, how things have changed for business interests dealing with the government and whether the "little guy" has a voice in our political system.Full Story
Austin-based Public Strategies is merging with Hill & Knowlton, a venerable New York-based public relations firm. Jack Martin, PSI's founder and chairman, will be the global executive chairman of the new firm.Full Story