Media 2014 Media Relations The company has extensive experience with members of the media. Through issue management and opinion placement in print media, your company can be in a position to win public opinion. State Measures Would Disclose Economic Impacts of Legislative Actions January 2014 - Phoenix Business Journal This is a print media piece that comments on State Bill 1105 and its impacts on the private sector. Chad was quoted in this piece, commenting directly on the impact of the legislation on small businesses. Opinion pieces that catch the attention of decision-makers are one of Chad’s specialties, which are easily worked into your business’s government relations strategic plan (hyperlink to government relations page). Click Here to Read More New Year, Renewed Chance for Immigration Reform January 2014 - Arizona Capital Times “The immigration debate increasingly centers on the positive impact immigrants have on the economy and the jobs they create in communities across the country. This year, acting on immigration reform is one of the best things Congress and the president could do to spur the economy and create jobs.” Immigration reform is one example of lobbying that a media consultant can help with. Click Here to Read More Core Institude to Hire 50 March 2014 - Phoenix Business Journal Chad was quoted in this article on hiring in Arizona in his role as the Vice President of Public Affairs and Economic Development at the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce. This is an example of lobbying (hyperlink to lobbying page) for a large event about increasing job growth for a specific company and event. Click Here to Read More Senate Bill 1413 would Diversify Arizona’s Economu March 2014 - Arizona Capital Times Chad wrote an extensive piece on the “Arizona Comeback” and the possibility for greater business opportunities in Arizona. As an American lobbyist with twenty years of experience, Chad has a steady writing style “Manufacturing is experiencing a comeback in the United States. Arizona can be a part of it. Let’s continue the Arizona Comeback and support the creators and innovators that develop, produce and supply goods vital to the 21st century.” Click Here to Read More Arizona's Not Thristy Yet April 2014 - Arizona Capital Times Water rights, dams, water planning, etc are essential to Arizona’s growth. Chad wrote this piece for AZ Central (hyperlink) about sophisticated studies and water-resource strategies. Presenting opinions in print is an essential part of a government relations strategic plan. Click Here to Read More My View - When Students Drop Out, We All Lose August 2014 - Phoenix Business Journal Higher Education in Arizona is just good business: but first students must graduate high school with a diploma in hand. Chad wrote this piece for the Phoenix Business Journal about not only education but how the Phoneix community can contribute to better graduation rates. Click Here to Read More Arizona Posted Nation's Lowest Rate of Improper Unemployment Payments August 2014 - Cronkite News Improper payments made by insurance companies that represent businesses are always an issue for companies. Across the country, Arizona had the lowest percentage of improper payments in the U.S. Chad was quoted in the Cronkie News (hyperlink) commenting on rules and regulations that help businesses lower their improper payments. Click Here to Read More iWork Force: High-Tech Business Leaders Cite Properly Trained Work Force as Critical Component September 2014 - Arizona Capital Times Speaking as the vice president of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, Chad commented on education in Arizona: having a technologically educated workforce is essential for continued growth in the state. High tech companies were at the center of this discussion. Lobbying laws to bring about constructive change and a government relations strategic plan were essential to continue to make a change in Arizona. Click Here to Read More Clock Ticking for Export-Bank October 2014 - Phoenix Business Journal The Export-Bank’s mission is to facilitate business growth by assisting companies of all sizes in the export businesses. This government agency was at risk in 2014 if Congress would not reauthorize its existence. Chad wrote a compelling piece about the necessity of reauthorization and the potential negative impacts on Arizona small businesses. An excellent opinion piece in the Phoenix Business Journal on public affairs and lobbying. Click Here to Read More Your Name Please enter your name. Your Organization and Title Please enter a subject. Your Email Please enter a valid email. Your Phone Please enter a valid phone number. What Help With Media Do You Need Please enter a message. Send Message Sent! Message failed. Please try again.