Capitol Resources Hires Impressive New Talent
(Atlanta, GA) – Capitol Resources LLC continues to grow its public affairs operation with the addition of John Simpson. John, who lives in Atlanta, most recently headed the public affairs efforts for an Atlanta-based PR firm.
Capitol Resources is one of the largest and most versatile state-based lobbying firms in the country with an experienced team in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia, and Washington D.C.
“John Simpson is going to add tremendous value for our public affairs clients; he has super digital and messaging skills,” said managing partner Henry Barbour. “In addition, John understands telecommunications policy inside and out, so he will be a big help in our Washington office.”
“I had the opportunity to work with Capitol Resources on a few projects over the past year. It didn’t take long to understand that they do great work and their clients trust them immensely,” said John Simpson. “I am excited to now be an official part of the team.”
Simpson’s Washington Experience
Before his work in Georgia, John was a Public Policy Consultant at Wiley Rein LLP in Washington, D.C., where he specialized in telecommunications and mass media policy issues before the United States Congress and the Federal Communications Commission. A native of Michigan, Simpson worked on Capitol Hill for United States Congressman Mike Rogers. Simpson and his wife, Anne, live in Atlanta, Georgia.
Capitol Resources LLC is a full-service, bi-partisan government relations firm, operating in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. Clare Hester established the firm in 2001, and its principals are Clare Hester, John Lundy, and Henry Barbour. For more information, visit www.capitolresourcesllc.com.
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