Based in Concord, New Hampshire, Patrick Hynes is the President of Hynes Communications. For nearly twenty years, Patrick has been creating powerful communications campaigns for corporate, association, government, and political clients. His ability to identify central themes and messages helps Hynes’ clients concentrate on business goals and strategies and stand out in an often complicated, dissonant marketplace.

A recognized expert in online communication, Patrick is a frequent speaker and panelist on the topic. He has addressed Harvard Business School, the Museum of Television and Radio, the Robert J. Dole Institute of American Politics at the University of Kansas and the Public Affairs Council on the power of social media as a communications vehicle.

Patrick is also a well-known political operative. He most recently served as an advisor to Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney. He also served on many national campaigns including former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty’s Freedom First PAC and Senator John McCain’s 2008 campaign for president. Patrick’s other clients include Fortune 500 firms and many of the largest industry associations in Washington, D.C.

Patrick is the author of the book In Defense of the Religious Right (Nelson Current). His other writings have been published in the Financial Times, USA Today, the New York Post, The American Spectator, the Daily Caller, the Washington Times, and Politico, among other venues.

Patrick has appeared as a guest on ABC World News Tonight, Fox News, Good Morning America, CNN, C-SPAN’s Washington Journal, C-SPAN 2′s After Words and even E!.


  • In Defense of the Religious Right: Why Conservative Christians are the Lifeblood of the Republican Party and Why That Terrifies the Democrats (©2006 Thomas Nelson)

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