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BPAC Banks on Fulcrum PA in Equity Push 

Tue, Jun. 8, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

BPACThe Black Progressive Action Coalition has hired Fulcrum Public Affairs to further its push to harness the political power of Black Americans.

Ballard Partners Delivers for Doordash

Wed, Jun. 2, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

DoordashBallard Partners has picked up Doordash, the food delivery service that hasn’t chalked up a profitable year in its eight years of operation.

DOD Alum Mikula Joins Invariant

Fri, May 28, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Nick MikulaNick Mikula, who was special assistant to the under secretary of defense for intelligence in the Trump administration, has joined Invariant government relations/PR shop.

BGR Signs on Syrian Institute for Progress

Thu, May 27, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

BGR Government AffairsBGR Government Affairs has signed on as DC representative for the California-based Syrian Institute for Progress, which works to promote human rights in civil war-torn Syria.

Sen. McConnell Aide Joins Cornerstone

Wed, Apr. 28, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Katelyn BunningKatelyn Bunning, Senator Mitch McConnell’s legislative director, has joined Cornerstone Government Affairs, the DC-based PA firm that has more than 100 staffers in 13 offices.

FTI Blasts Off with Virgin Galactic

Wed, Apr. 21, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

VSSFTI Government Affairs rides with Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic as it works towards its goal of 400 flights per year from Spaceport America.

Ogilvy Works to Capture, Store CO₂

Wed, Apr. 14, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Gulf CoastOgilvy has signed on to represent Gulf Coast Sequestration, which wants to build and run the nation’s premier site to capture CO₂ and store it underground.

Group Lobbies for Puerto Rican Statehood

Wed, Mar. 24, 2021

By Jon Gingerich

Puerto RicoThe Puerto Rico Statehood Council has retained government relations firm Michael Best Strategies in the ongoing fight to admit Puerto Rico into the Union.

WarnerMedia's Cocozza Surfaces at Chartwell

Tue, Mar. 16, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Keith CocozzaKeith Cocozza, who was executive VP of marketing & communications at WarnerMedia, has signed on as senior advisor at Chartwell Strategy Group.

Peloton Works Out on Capitol Hill

Tue, Mar. 9, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Justin KintzPeloton Interactive has registered Justin Kintz, senior VP-government relations & public policy, as its first in-house Capitol Hill lobbyist.

Invariant Reps Satellite Maker

Thu, Feb. 4, 2021

By Jon Gingerich

IceeyeInvariant has inked a pact with Finnish microsatellite manufacturer Iceye to educate members of the Biden Administration on recent advancements in satellite imaging technology.

South Korea Signs Brownstein

Thu, Jan. 28, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

South KoreaSouth Korea has signed on Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck for government relations work.

Breaux, Lott Lobby for TikTok

Tue, Jan. 19, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Breaux LottFormer US Senators John Breaux (D-LA) and Trent Lott (R-MS) have signed on to represent TikTok, the social media platform that is owned by China’s ByteDance.

Sonoran Works to Pardon Assange

Thu, Jan. 14, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

SPGSonoran Policy Group, which has close ties with the Trump White House, is working to obtain a presidential pardon for Julian Assange, who has been charged with violating the Espionage Act.

Glover Park Gobbles Up Grubhub 

Thu, Dec. 17, 2020

By Kevin McCauley

GrubHubGlover Park Group has picked up Grubhub for DC representation of labor and issues related to delivery network companies.