September 4, 2012
Henry Barbour, Partner
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–FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—-
Capitol Resources Expands into Florida
Former Jeb Bush Advisor to Lead FL Operation
(Tallahassee, FL) – Capitol Resources LLC is expanding its lobbying firm into Florida with former Governor Jeb Bush education advisor Brewser Brown heading the Tallahassee office. This expansion positions Capitol Resources as one of the largest and most versatile state-based lobbying firms in the country with offices in Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Florida and Washington, D.C.
“We’re fortunate to add someone of Brewser’s ability and reputation to our talented team,” said Capitol Resources partner Henry Barbour. “Obviously, Florida is a large and important state, and this expansion will help us serve a growing array of clients at both the state and federal level of government.”
Specifically, the expansion into Florida will provide coordinated and seamless coverage to clients operating in multiple Gulf South states.
“I’m excited to join Capitol Resources and look forward to serving the needs of our clients in Tallahassee and throughout Florida,” added Brewser Brown. “I also look forward to collaborating with the strong Capitol Resources team to meet client needs in other states and Washington, D.C.”
Brewser Brown has over the last nine years established a successful lobbying and consulting practice in Tallahassee. Prior to that, Brown served as an education advisor to Governor Jeb Bush and Chief of Staff to Lt. Governor Frank Brogan. Brown is recognized throughout Florida as one of the state’s top education policy and advocacy consultants. Brown’s twenty-four years of experience in politics and government includes work for the Florida Commissioner of Education, the Republican Party of Florida, and the Bush-Quayle Administration and Campaign in Washington, D.C. In addition to his work in education, Brewser has also represented Fortune 100 financial and technology companies.
Established in 2001, Capitol Resources LLC is a full-service government relations firm based in Jackson, MS operating in Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Florida and Washington, D.C. The firm’s partners are Clare Hester, John Lundy, Henry Barbour and former Congressman Chip Pickering.