Government Relations & Legislative Affairs

Our knowledgeable team has the political intelligence to help you navigate the landscape of local, state, and federal stakeholder engagement. In an arena where relationships influence policy, we can help you identify and connect with the right people and organizations to help you achieve your goals.

Business & Economic Development

Whether your task is growing a business or growing a metropolitan area, call upon a team of experts who will deliver results in business and economic development.  We have proven track records in marketing and communications strategy, and decades of experience in political science, economics, and public administration.  This broad range of expertise will position you for success.

Grassroots & Issue Advocacy

Our creative and tactical advocates can give issues important to your business the weight needed to gain traction within political agendas.  From local grassroots campaigns, to developing successful coalitions, to advancing national advocacy objectives, CBD’s grassroots and issue advocacy team will skillfully strategize and flawlessly execute your issue-based campaign.

Strategic Planning & Communications

Through setting priorities, focusing efforts, and establishing goals, strategic plans created by the CBD Advisors team will allow your business to strengthen operations and achieve objectives more efficiently and successfully.   Our communications specialists can do anything from creating a strategic messaging system to crisis communication management, in order to accomplish your needs.

Areas of Expertise

New and existing clients benefit from our broad range of expertise in government, business and nonprofit sectors.  Our subject matter experts are ready to engage – and nimble enough to reach beyond these areas to connect clients with the industries that matter most to their organization.

Industry and policy expertise include:

  • Healthcare
  • Energy
  • Higher Education
  • Transportation
  • Aviation
  • Government Software & Technology
  • Research Institutes
  • Economic Development
  • Local Government Entities
  • Construction & Manufacturing