As former White House press secretary, Ari Fleischer was the primary spokesperson for President Bush. He served as spokesman during the historic presidential recount, September 11th, two wars and the anthrax attack. His best-selling book, Taking Heat, details his years in the White House and reached #7 on The New York Times best-seller list. Since leaving the White House, Ari has run a communications company that helps corporations and sports organizations with their communication and media needs. He has worked for a variety of major companies and leading sports leagues, teams, schools, and individual athletes as well. He graduated from Middlebury College and lives in Westchester County, New York, with his wife, Becki, and their two children.
MaryBeth Reilly joined Ari Fleischer Communications in 2013. Reilly serves as a direct contact with clients to assist them with scheduling meetings, conference calls, and other logistical arrangements. Prior to AFC, she worked as a Scheduler and Executive Assistant to Congresswoman Nan Hayworth from 2011 to 2013. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University and she resides in Westchester County, New York, with her husband, Bill, and their three grown children.
Bobby Joined Ari Fleischer Communications in February, 2020. Ritter pitches stories and book clients for coverage in print, online, TV, and radio. He provides fact-based research for clients and writes news releases, advisories, and op-eds. Prior to joining AFC, Bobby graduated from Middlebury College in Vermont, where he was a member of the Football team.