Kevin Sheekey oversees global government relations and communications for Bloomberg LP, the media and financial information company founded by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. He is also the Chairman of Bloomberg Government, a new division of the company that offers comprehensive information about government and business.
Prior to joining Bloomberg LP, Mr. Sheekey was Deputy Mayor of New York for Government Affairs where he managed local, state and federal government relations for the City of New York. Prior to his appointment, he was Mayor Bloomberg’s campaign manager in the 2005 mayoral election. Mr. Sheekey served as President of the New York City Host Committee for the 2004 Republican National Convention.
After running Michael Bloomberg’s successful 2001 campaign for mayor, Mr. Sheekey served as a senior advisor to the Mayor.
Mr. Sheekey was the chief lobbyist for Bloomberg LP in Washington, DC from 1997 to 2000, and prior to joining the company, Sheekey was Chief of Staff to U.S. Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan.