Public Strategies Impact, a leader in government relations, public affairs, and association management services in New Jersey, has named John Holub as its new associate. He brings 23 years of experience in campaign management and issue advocacy.
In addition to his role at PSI, Holub will continue to serve as president & CEO of the New Jersey Retail Merchants Association and Executive Director of the New Jersey Council of Chain Drug Stores. In these roles, he represents more than 3,900 store locations as the chief lobbyist for the retail industry association. His responsibilities include association management and government affairs, including direct lobbying, grassroots, political action, and media relations.
Previously, Holub served as the New Jersey state director for the National Federation of Independent Business, where he represented 11,000 members. Additionally, he held roles as campaign manager and consultant for many politicians, including former U.S. Representative/senatorial candidate Dick Zimmer and Mercer County executive Bob Prunetti.
“John has decades of experience in the association management and government affairs arenas, so there is no doubt he will be a tremendous asset to our team,” said Roger Bodman, senior partner, Public Strategies Impact. “His long and successful track record managing campaigns and advocating for clients will prove to be highly beneficial to our clients.”
Holub received a bachelor’s degree in political science from Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. He currently resides in Robbinsville, New Jersey.