McGuireWoods Consulting LLC, an
influential public and government affairs firm based in Richmond, is
making leadership changes as it approaches its 20th year in business.
Former South Carolina Gov. Jim Hodges and federal Executive Vice President Frank Donatelli of McGuireWoods Consulting engaged in a spirited debate before nearly 45 members of the Association of Corporate Counsel’s Retail Affinity Group in Charlotte, North Carolina, on March 7.
Robert Wasinger, who served in senior advisory and liaison roles in President Donald Trump’s campaign and transition team after extensive experience on Capitol Hill, has joined McGuireWoods Consulting’s nationally recognized federal government relations team.
McGuireWoods Consulting’s Texas Government Relations team was recently recognized by Capitol Inside as one of the top law firm lobbying practices in Austin in its "2016 Texas Lobby Power Rankings." The Austin team was ranked fourth overall amongst the Top 20 lobbying firms.
Harry Kaplan (Senior Advisor, Raleigh) was recently honored by Governor Pat McCrory with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine. It is the highest honor and award the Governor of North Carolina can bestow.
Your weekly North Carolina political news report.
This Week: Committees prepare for markups on opioid legislation…OMB says rescissions package is being prepared (the first since 2000).
The General Assembly was buzzing this week while legislative oversight committees continued to wrap up business for the interim. We saw more legislative reports as well as presentations from key stakeholders on disaster relief, school safety, and new agricultural ventures.
On April 18, the House Ways and Means Committee will hold a closed-door meeting to discuss next steps for tax extenders. All House lawmakers are invited to participate in the extenders roundtable, which will be led by Tax Policy Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL).
Chris Lloyd spoke at the Cabarrus County Economic Development Workshop March 12, 2014.
Chris Lloyd served as a panelist at the two-day conference aimed at educating officials from around North Carolina and across the East Coast about public-private partnerships. The conference was held by the Charlotte Chamber, Charlotte Area Transit System and the Foundation for the Carolinas.
Chris Lloyd was asked to be on a panel for the WBC (Washington Building Congress) Program and Education Committee event at the Mayflower Hotel on February 27, 2014.
Chris Lloyd participated in a panel on \"Transportation & Logistics\" at the 2014 Site Selectors Guild Conference held February 25, 2014 in Denver, CO.
Chris Lloyd speeks at the Albemarle County Economic Advisory Board meeting to discuss opening an Economic Development office.