Always interested in
politics, communications and the challenges of a fast paced professional
environment, Jason Pitkin has become one of California’s leading
fundraising, event planning and political consulting specialists.
He has formed the Sacramento office of Capital Campaigns, bringing
his expertise to business, charitable and political clients.
receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from California
State University, Sacramento, Jason joined the Pete Wilson for President
Exploratory Committee as a finance assistant.
The exposure to a national political fundraising operation as well
as the implementation of strategic fundraising plan brought to Jason’s
background a breadth of experience not accomplished by many.
brought this unique experience to private business, forming an event
production, fundraising and consulting firm headquartered in Sacramento.
Partnering with Linda Kasem at LK Associates, Jason co-produced
what has come to be an annual black-tie event – The California
Manufacturers Association Gala. Clearly,
the “CMA Gala” has become one of the premier social and political
events in California’s state capitol.
addition to event production, Jason has directed fundraising efforts on
numerous statewide political campaigns, including the successful “Yes on
Proposition 22” campaign, Curt Pringle for State Treasurer and
Congressman Tom Campbell for U.S. Senate.
expertise in strategic planning and implementation of such planning is
evident in the efforts put forward on behalf of non-profit clients as
well. The Junior Statesmen
Foundation, the Doris Tate Crime Victim’s Bureau and the Milton and Rose
Friedman Foundation have all realized successful and high-profile incomes
due to Jason’s work.