Entries by Nicole Connolly

S-3 Group Named 2020 Top-Performing Lobbying Firm

Each year, Bloomberg Government releases its annual Top-Performing Lobbying Firms report, which focuses on the 306 firms that reported $1 million or more in lobbying revenue. For the fourth year in a row, we are proud to say the S-3 Group has been awarded this honor. Not only that, S-3 Group stands out in Bloomberg’s […]

National Air Traffic Controllers Association Chief Lobbyist Jose Ceballos Joins S-3 Group

WASHINGTON, DC – S-3 Group announced today that Jose L. Ceballos will join the firm as a Principal on the Government Relations team. Ceballos joins the firm from the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA) where he served as Director of Government Affairs for over 20 years leading the bipartisan political and legislative strategy and […]

Digital Insights From GameStop’s Market Rise

Last month, Reddit’s now-famous army of day traders created historic market turmoil. Our Head of Digital, Hastie Afkhami, warns that the political and financial ramifications of the GameStop ‘meme’ investment rally are far from over. Companies must be ready to anticipate threats and protect themselves online. These five digital strategies will provide early warnings and help prevent damaging […]

Digital Senior Analyst Reagan Lawn Joins S-3 Group

Our Digital team is growing! We are excited to announce the addition of our newest Digital Manager, Reagan Lawn. She joins us from Edelman, where she was most recently a senior analyst on the Data & Intelligence team. Congratulations, Reagan, and welcome to the team! Read the announcement in POLITICO Influence.

Sen. Collins’ Chief of Staff Joins S-3 Group

WASHINGTON, DC – S-3 Group announced today that Olivia Kurtz will join the firm as a Principal on the Government Relations team. Kurtz joins the firm from Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) office where she has served as the Senator’s Chief of Staff, Legislative Director and a senior policy advisor over the last ten years. Kurtz […]

Campaign Communication Vet Sarah Dolan Schneider Joins S-3 Group

WASHINGTON, DC – S-3 Group announced today that Sarah Dolan Schneider will join the firm as a Vice President of Public Affairs.  Dolan Schneider, a veteran political operative and communicator, joins S-3 Group from America Rising where she spearheads the group’s successful efforts over the last two campaign cycles.  She will advise clients in all […]

The “What Ifs” of the 2020 Election

Our Managing Director, Howard Opinsky, sits down with WNYC Radio’s RadioLab and Rosa Brooks of the Transition Integrity Project. Together, they explore the “What Ifs” of the 2020 election outcome. Part war game, part choose your own adventure, this illuminating episode is a stress test on our laws, our institutions, and on the commitment to […]

S-3 Group Brings on Appropriations Committee Veteran Jennifer Holmes and Expands Operations Team

Washington, DC – S-3 Group today announced that Jennifer Holmes and Aeyesha Farooqui have joined the firm’s newly expanded operations team to help manage continued growth at the firm. Jennifer will lead the team as Vice President of Operations and will draw on her 30-year career on the House Appropriations Committee to counsel clients. Aeyesha will support the firm’s principals, manage and coordinate schedules, and engage with external clients and […]

S-3 Group Promotes Gillan to VP of Public Affairs

WASHINGTON, DC – S-3 Group today announced the promotion of Zach Gillan to Vice President of Public Affairs. In his new role, Zach will lead client engagements with significant content and coalition management needs. He will also work to enhance the firm’s policy insights and analysis while continuing to play a central role on a […]