Nick Eghtessad is an account manager at Live Wire Strategic Communications, LLC, whose responsibilities include strategic campaign planning, designing, and implementing proactive media outreach initiatives, social media content creation, and podcast development.


Eghtessad has managed and supported the accounts of Chevy Chase Trust, the Business-Higher Education Forum, CondoNest, the Ballston Business Improvement District, US Fitness Holdings, LLC, and Olympic soccer player Briana Scurry. During his time at Live Wire, Eghtessad has secured placements in top national and local media outlets including CNN, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Washington Business Journal, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, U.S. News & World Report, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Barron’s.


Prior to joining Live Wire, Eghtessad worked at the Ballston Business Improvement District managing and creating web content and planning weekly community engagement events. Previously, he worked as a program assistant at a DC-based international nonprofit, naisA Global, planning numerous events, including a career fair, professional development workshops, networking events, and their annual gala, the Protégé Ball. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from the University of Mary Washington.