Consultant, BHP Sports
Jeff Gulko is Of Counsel to Book Hill Partners and BHP Sports. He has over a decade of experience in public affairs, government relations and branding. Jeff has provided leadership direction in strategic communications, public affairs, community relations, public relations, cause related marketing, brand image and relationship marketing. He has worked with private and public enterprises, non-profit organizations, emerging and growth businesses, and entrepreneurs. His clients have included Red Sox Legend Luis Tiant and Project RISE, a nonprofit organization focusing on improving the lives of at-risk African American and Latino children.
This summer Jeff spearheaded a nomination, grassroots public awareness and voting campaign resulting in Rob Dixon, Executive Director of Project RISE being named the People Magazine/Major League Baseball All Star Among Us. As a result of this initiative Dixon was featured on The Today Show and was honored on the field by the five living U.S. Presidents at the MLB All Star Game before an international audience.
His media relations work has generated media placements in numerous outlets including The Today Show, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, The Los Angeles Times, Fox, ESPN, The Boston Globe, The Washington Times, The Boston Business Journal, Fox Sports and Men’s Vogue.
Before entering the private sector, Jeff served in senior positions within the United States government, including with the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, the Department of Energy and the Central Intelligence Agency. At the White House Drug Czar’s Office Jeff staffed the Office’s Athletic Initiative Against Drugs, which included partnership efforts with professional and collegiate sports teams and leagues, and 150,000 high school and middle school coaches nationwide.
Jeff serves as the President of the Board of Directors for the Institute for Sport Coaching and as a member of the Board of Directors for Project RISE.