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Zelt Communications is a full-service public relations firm. We are proud to offer a wide-variety of services to our clients.


We’ve worked in communications roles at the highest levels of politics and can help your organization amplify its message far and wide.

We possess extensive experience booking guests on all national broadcast and cable news networks and dozens of nationally and internationally syndicated radio programs.


Whether you have no experience doing media interviews, or if you want to fine-tune your skills, we can help. We have prepared high-profile individuals, including presidential candidates, CEOs of major corporations and leaders of national non-profit organizations, for interviews.


Winning political races takes experience and skill. We’ve successfully managed communications efforts for some of the toughest local, state, national and international campaigns for candidates and clients. We can help guide your efforts.


Crises happen, but the appropriate response makes all the difference. We’ve managed crisis communications and 24/7 war room monitoring efforts on the national stage, and we’re ready to use our experience to help you.


Promoting your brand on social media is expected in today’s fast-paced world, but it takes expertise to do it the right way. We’re here to help.


Earned media events can drive your message around the globe. We’ve conceptualized, executed and managed events with the biggest names in politics and business, including administration officials, United States senators and corporate CEOs. We have the experience you need to make your event a success.




Lauren A. Zelt established Zelt Communications in 2019. She previously was a Managing Director at FP1 Strategies, a Washington D.C.-based public affairs and political consulting firm. She specializes in earned media and campaign management. Zelt works with clients to design strategy ensuring that they receive targeted media opportunities tailored to their specific goals, and manages national and international campaigns on their behalf.

Zelt has more than a decade of experience working in media and political communications. She served as deputy communications director and press secretary for U.S. Senator Kelly Ayotte. During the 2012 election cycle, Zelt worked as director of media affairs for Romney for President following her tenure as a television liaison at the Republican National Committee. Before entering politics, Zelt worked at Fox News as a segment producer and guest booker for America’s Newsroom with Bill Hemmer and Martha MacCallum, America’s News HQ and America’s Election HQ political specials. She has also held positions at CBS News and at KDKA-TV, located in her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA.

Zelt is a member of the American Enterprise Institute Leadership Network and is a National Review Institute Regional Fellow. She has appeared on Fox News, Fox Business, MSNBC and Newsmax TV, and has been featured in The Weekly Standard, The Federalist, The Hill, Roll Call, Politico, National Journal and the New Hampshire Union Leader, among other outlets. Following her career as a professional ballet dancer with Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre and Pacific Northwest Ballet, Zelt graduated cum laude from Georgetown University and remains active with the university’s Alumni Admissions Program. She is also a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.


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