Four Winds is a strategic branding, design and communication development firm based in Chicago, Illinios. Founded in 2009, Four Winds powers some of the nation's most influential leaders, non-profit groups and advocacy organizations.
President, Creative Director
Matt Vriesema is the founder of Four Winds and brings years of political, design and communication experience to every project and campaign. As former Communications Director to Chief Deputy Whip Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL), Matt has worked on some of nation’s most high-profile races including Roskam’s 2006 victory over Tammy Duckworth. Matt is graduate of Illinois State University, with a degree in communication and political science.
Vice President, Technical Director
As Techinical Director for Four Winds, Todd is responsible for the innovation and development of all digital and technical solutions provided by Four Winds. Prior to working with Four Winds, he was a Senior Developer and Techinical Lead with Americaneagle.com, an industry leading full service web development company. While with Americaneagle.com, he served as the lead Technical Manager for the redevelopment of the highly prestigous WhiteHouse.gov, and the Office of Management and Budget.
Brad Goodman served as a political aide to Former Speaker of the House J. Dennis Hastert. He has held senior positions in numerous U.S. House and U.S. Senate campaigns. In addition to his work on federal campaigns, Brad has worked closely with local and state candidates, as well as issue advocacy groups. He is a former White House intern, where he served in the Office of Political Affairs. Brad is a graduate of the University of Illinois-Springfield.