Van Scoyoc Associates Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jonathan M. Pierce, APR
May11, 2005 Pierce Communications
Joseph J. Martyak
Van Scoyoc Associates
NEW YORK’S VANDERVORT GROUP TEAMS UP WITH WASHINGTON’S VAN SCOYOC ASSOCIATES
(ALBANY) The Vandervort Group, LLC and Van Scoyoc Associates, Inc. (VSA) today launched a new state/federal government relations affiliation, bringing together leading firms in the capital cities of Albany and Washington, D.C.
The affiliation greatly enhances the services provided by both firms. Through this strategic alliance, The Vandervort Group, LLC will represent Van Scoyoc Associates’ clients with interests before New York state and local governments, and VSA will provide Vandervort Group clients with federal expertise and advocacy in the Nation’s Capital.
“Our affiliation with Van Scoyoc marks an important milestone in our firm’s growth and development,” said John W. Vandervort, President of The Vandervort Group, LLC. “Working together, both firms will provide our clients with comprehensive resources, including essential knowledge of government processes, valued relationships with elected and appointed officials and, most importantly, results.”
“The Vandervort Group has exactly the depth of knowledge, first-rate reputation and track record of success that we are looking for in an Albany-based firm,” said H. Stewart Van Scoyoc, President of VSA. “Their team is equipped to handle any issue.”
Since 1986, The Vandervort Group, LLC has provided a broad range of effective legislative, regulatory and procurement lobbying and strategic planning services, utilizing more than one hundred years of combined government relations and public affairs experience. The firm represents a diverse group of clients -from Fortune 500 companies and small businesses, to state and national trade associations -on a wide variety of issues.
VSA, founded in 1990, has emerged as the largest independent government affairs firm in Washington. The firm’s professional team offers years of expertise gained from varied experiences with congressional committees and offices, executive branch agencies, and the White House. VSA’s outstanding service to clients is reflected in its client retention record of more than ninety percent from one year to the next, far surpassing industry norms. The skill and savvy of VSA covers more than twenty practice areas, ranging from agriculture, biotechnology, defense and education, to areas such as financial services, energy, homeland security, transportation and telecommunications.