Founder & CEO
Ron Mester is the founder and CEO of Power Almanac, a contact platform designed to help organizations reach the right senior decision-makers at more than 21,000 local governments across the US. Early in his career, while a senior partner at the global consulting firm, Towers Perrin (now Willis Towers Watson), Ron advised Fortune 1000 and public sector clients on strategy and organization issues, and also served 3 mayors as a member of the San Francisco Mayor’s Fiscal Advisory Committee. Before focusing on Power Almanac, Ron was hired as CEO to lead market research, software, and AI companies, leading teams to deliver hard-to-get data, actionable insights, and highly differentiated tools and technology. Ron’s longstanding interest in government started in a high school government class taught by the mayor of Torrance, CA, and then accelerated with a BA in political science from UC Berkeley and an MBA in public policy/management from the Wharton School.