Capitol Resources lobbyist, Blake Bell, was selected as one of Mississippi Business Journal’s Top 50 Under 40. Top 50 Under 40 is one of Mississippi’s most prestigious awards programs that recognizes the state’s 50 up-and-coming business leaders under the age of 40. The program seeks to identify and recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to Mississippi’s overall economic progress, often working at their own local levels. Since its inception in 1993, the Top 50 Under 40 program has honored hundreds of Mississippi business leaders who are playing active day-to-day roles in moving the state’s economy well into the 21st century.
The key to the program’s success is that individuals are nominated by friends or business associates who best know their professional and civic involvement. All of the Top 50 Under 40 recipients have involvement that go well beyond normal working hours. Their days are extended by a large number of civic and community activities.
Blake, an attorney, has focused and strategic approach to lobbying that generates detailed and powerful advocacy for Capitol Resources clients. From his early work in grassroots organizing and campaigns, Blake has a unique ability to create impressive multi-spectrum action plans to address the most daunting challenges. He has a strong background in healthcare policy, regulatory affairs, administrative law, and political action work. Additionally, Blake serves as the Director of Mississippi Ambulatory Surgery Center Association.