PRINCIPALS

Dan Curry and John Pearman, principals at Reverse Spin, LLC, are two of the most experienced and successful political strategists, researchers and public affairs experts in Illinois.

Curry, a former award-winning investigative reporter, has provided crisis management and chief spokesman duties to Illinois Attorney General Jim Ryan, U.S. Senator Peter Fitzgerald, among others, and has provided strategic communication advice to corporations, law enforcement officials throughout Illinois and high-profile private citizens.

Pearman is a seasoned attorney and a skilled researcher and strategist. He was formerly Illinois Attorney General Jim Ryan’s Chief of Policy and Legislative Affairs and has managed several successful political campaigns. John also served as Chief of Staff at University of Chicago Medical Center. He has more than 20 years’ experience providing legal and reputation management advice to leading companies, individuals and political officials.

Both have the drive of competitive athletes, which translates into high energy for their clients. Curry was an all-conference college baseball player and has run four marathons. Pearman has run more than 30 marathons, including some under 3 hours, and plans to run ultramarathons soon.