Craig Robinson is the President of Global Intermediate, a national mail and political communications firm with offices in West Des Moines, Iowa and Washington, D.C. Robinson utilizes his fundraising and communications background to service Global’s growing client roster with digital and print marketing.
Robinson is a native of Goose Lake, Iowa and a 1999 graduate of St. Ambrose University in Davenport, where he earned degrees in history and political science. After working for Steve Forbes’ 2000 presidential campaign, Robinson joined Capitol Resources, an Iowa based fundraising firm where he served as the organization’s Vice President from March of 2001 to February of 2007.
Robinson served as the Political Director of the Republican Party of Iowa during the 2008 presidential caucuses. During his time there he was responsible for organizing the 2007 Iowa Straw Poll, and the 2008 First-in-the-Nation Iowa Caucuses. Following the caucuses, he created his own political news and commentary site, TheIowaRepublcian.com.
Robinson’s political analysis is respected across party lines, which has allowed him to build a good rapport with journalist across the country. Robinson has also been featured on Iowa Public Television’s Iowa Press and ABC’s This Week and other local television and radio programs. Campaign’s & Elections Magazine recognized Robinson as one of the top influencers in Iowa. His website, TheIowaRepublican.com has been repeatedly praised as the best political blogs in Iowa by the Washington Post.
Robinson lives in Ankeny, Iowa with his wife Amanda and son, Luke. He is an active member of the Lutheran Church of Hope.