The dream team

mathew forrest



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Mat began his career in governmental affairs in the West Palm Beach Mayor’s Office serving in three different administrations. For a decade, Mat was submersed in local government operations, community affairs, public information, project management, and the production of festivals and events. He joined Ballard Partners in 2007 and works with clients in a variety of fields including local governments, gaming, arts & culture, tourism and transportation. He resides in West Palm Beach with his wife, Jillian, and three young children. Personally Mat is an avid traveler, outdoor enthusiast, and endurance athlete. He is very involved in a variety of local and national philanthropies including Pi Kappa Alpha and the Boy Scouts of America.