California politics has always been in Jarhett Blonien’s DNA. The CEO of J. Blonien grew up in Sacramento with two parents who worked in the public sector.
Frances Phipps has been surrounded by music her entire life. Her father has passionately volunteered for a public radio station for more than 20 years, hosting both informational and music-centered programming. Her mother knows the words to every song (or at least makes them up quickly) and comes from a family full of women who […]
Having opened its doors in late 2018, Sheehy Strategy Group (SSG) still has that new-car smell. Founded by fiscal expert and public policy guru Tom Sheehy, this full-service government relations firm is truly a high-mileage machine. Tom’s resume includes service in both the executive and legislative branches of California government, as well as state agencies. […]
We love all our clients equally, but this month, we’d like to introduce you to one of our favorites! Kyle Packham is the Advocacy and Public Affairs Director for the California Special Districts Association (CSDA). CSDA is a nonprofit, member-based organization that provides advocacy support for more than 2,000 special districts in California. Kyle has worked […]
COVID-19 has transformed life and work for millions seemingly overnight. Businesses are closed or scrambling to adapt to stay-at-home orders, and baristas and CEOs alike are now teachers in their own homes. Despite the exchange of a cubicle for a kitchen table, essential businesses must keep operating. In other cases, companies are trying to find […]