February 23, 2022



Political veterans have joined together to apply data, technology, and proven strategies and tactics to help clients across industries meet their strategic and communication goals.

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, a group of data, marketing and technology experts launched Statara Solutions, a full-service data, analytics, public affairs, and marketing firm focused on helping Fortune 500 companies, academic institutions, non-profit organizations and trade associations, identify, reach, and persuade their target audiences with actionable solutions. From start to finish, Statara’s mission is to help clients leverage state-of-the-art data, analytics, and communication technologies to find new pathways for growth, drive sales, engage audiences, and advertise effectively.

Statara boasts an all-star team who have spent decades in analytics, polling, consulting, and marketing with unparalleled success helping clients identify and gain a full understanding of their audience, customers, and members and then finding the most effective ways to reach and engage with them. Founding CEO of Democratic Data Exchange (DDx) and former Democratic National Committee Deputy Chief Technology Officer, Lindsey Schuh Cortés, will serve as Chief Executive Officer of Statara. She brings to the team seasoned leadership and experience in developing and delivering solutions that maximize efficiency and impact. She is joined by TargetSmart alumni, Matt Taverna and Bryan Whitaker, who both bring storied experience in acquisition, verification, and utilization of data for mission-driven organizations.

“I am so excited to be working with this talented and forward-thinking team. We have joined together our wealth of past experience in data and technology to provide organizations across industries with access to the most cutting-edge data-driven solutions available on the market and guidance on how best to leverage those resources to reach their goals,” said Statara CEO Lindsey Schuh Cortés. “We look forward to seeing where our clients can go when they start with our best-in-class technologies and use them to convert audiences into users, members, buyers, subscribers, or advocates.”

Statara offers services to help their clients accomplish their goals, including:

  • Marketing: Effectively tailor advertising to the intended customers or targets.
  • Advocacy: Identify and reach decision-makers to inspire change.
  • Member Engagement: Identify and reach potential members and supporters using persuasive and effective messaging.
  • Strategic Optimization & Planning: Identify and reach specific demographic groups, geographic areas, or socio-economic groups.
  • Fundraising: Update, improve, and target potential donors.

For more information on Statara Solutions, read our most recent blog post or visit the website.

Statara is part of the TARA Group LLC, a holding company with a successful track record of investing in independently operated data and marketing companies.