Vision

Bob White

Founder and Chairman

Elder Statesman, Bob White is
something of an institution casting
such a wide net. -Capitol Weekly

Expertise

Gary H. Hunt

Vice Chair

30 years of experience in business,
government and major land use planning,
entitlement and development.

Insight

John C. Flanigan

Founding Partner

He has been an advisor to some
of the largest, most influential
companies in the country.

Leadership

Camden McEfee

Vice Chairman of Business Affairs

His leadership extends from his
executive-level and statewide
policy and governance experience.

Resources

Rusty Areias

Principal

Areias creates successful solutions
in by balancing complex issues to
achieve strategic business objectives.

Innovation

Jared Ficker

Principal

Knowledge of government and an
understanding of stakeholders' perspectives,
guides clients toward successful solutions.

Vision

Joanne Corday Kozberg

Principal

A skilled advisor for the public
and private sectors, as well as
non-profit organizations.

Statesman

Jim Brulte

Principal

One of the 100 most powerful people
in Southern California, Brulte uses his
experience and knowledge to create
invaluable strategies for clients.

Messaging

Jason Kinney

Principal

Kinney has earned distinction
as one of California's premier
problem-solvers.

Collaboration

Ben Haddad

Principal

Few people could duplicate the
high-powered network that Haddad
has built up over nearly
two decades in government.

Environment

Winston H. Hickox

Principal

Hickox was the one individual
most responsible for moving the
sustainability agenda forward.

Innovation

Jim Cunneen

Principal

His voice and influence have led to
significant public policy advancements
for the Silicon Valley.

Strategy

Craig Benedetto

Principal

His strength lies in his deep relationships
in the community and experience with all
levels of government and industry.

Effective

B. B. Blevins

Principal

30-year career in public service gives
him the insight and experience to provide
clients with effective guidance and
problem-solving solutions.

Strategic

Michael J. Bustamante

Principal

He applies a successful record of
strategic messaging and outreach
for businesses and governments.

Innovation

Victoria Bradshaw

Principal

No one in California has the breadth
of experience in employment and
economic development as Bradshaw.

Integrity

Ted Harris

Principal

Harris has helped clients achieve
unanimous approvals in resolving
environmental issues.

Central Valley

Carol Whiteside

Principal

Few people, if any, have more
knowledge of, and experience in,
the Central Valley's business, policy,
planning and land use issues.

Resources

John B. Withers

Principal

An invaluable understanding of
land and water use and how to navigate
the intricacies of local government and
the entitlement process.

Progress

Steve Larson

Principal

Broad experience in energy as well
as state budgetary policy and
corporate matters.

Message Master

Garry South

Principal

Trusted communications advisor
at the highest levels of politics
and business.

Advocacy

John Benton

Principal

He advocates for his clients within the
Capitol and carries the same commitment
into developing winning strategies.

Progress

Anthony Brunello

Principal

He provides clients with tools to
successfully become renewable energy
and climate change champions.

Collaboration

James Burton

Principal

His background provides expert
perspective on financial and
business issues.

Insight

Russ Gould

Principal

Gould provides clients a unique
background encompassing an
understanding of government
financial policy as well as a
private sector markets.

Versatility

Leslie Rodriguez

Principal

Unsurpassed strategic counsel
on technology issues and
economic development.

Vision

David Armanasco

Principal

A veteran advisor with a strong
background in communications
and land-use strategies.