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BallotTree provides a unifed hub for political activity from the national level down to local representatives.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry IT Services
  • Location Elmhurst, IL, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2012
  • Employees 0
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Company Summary

BallotTree users can find their specific candidates and representatives down to the most local levels in an easy-to-use online format. For candidates, BallotTree slashes the cost of complexity of campaigning, with access to a hyper-targeted group of influencers and an inexpensive online organizing platform. BallotTree helps campaigns cross the frustrating gap between traditional campaigning and the social media era.


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    Chris Ladd
    Founder and Owner

    Chris Ladd is a systems engineer with the software company NetIQ. He worked at the Texas Legislature and has been active in campaigns for 20 years. He is a GOP committeeman in DuPage Co, IL.

    Chris blogs for the Houston Chronicle, Washington Times and the Huffington Post, and has written for CNN contributor David Frum.

    BallotTree grew out of a project called LocalVoter in 2003. Last fall, Chris assembled some LV developers to build BallotTre