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NH DRED Commissioner Visits PHS Client Velcro USA
October 3, 2013
New Hampshire Commissioner of Resources and Economic Development Jeff Rose and senior members of his Department visited Velcro USA’s headquarters in Manchester today. Commissioner Rose met with company executives to get an over view of operations in Manchester and Somersworth, discuss the business climate in the state, and tour one of the manufacturing facilities on the company’s Manchester campus.
PHS Signs Juliet Marine Systems
September 3, 2013
Portsmouth, NH and Portsmouth Naval Shipyard-based Juliet Marine Systems, maker of the revolutionary GHOST surface vessel, has hired Prospect Hill Strategies to provide full service public affairs consulting and advocacy services. Juliet Marine has developed – using private funds – a surface ship capable of reaching up to 80 knots while utilizing a design and...
PHS Connects Two Iconic New Hampshire Brands – Velcro USA and the NH Fisher Cats
August 29, 2013
Velcro USA brought on PHS a year ago to help them raise their public profile and help them be recognized in business, political and community circles as a leading innovation and manufacturing company in New Hampshire and New England. Velcro USA wanted the community to know the company is a good neighbor and a great...
PHS Client Velcro USA Participates In Senator Shaheen Energy Efficiency Press Event
July 29, 2013
PHS has successfully positioned Velcro USA in the minds of officials at all levels of government as a leader in industrial energy efficiency and green manufacturing. U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen has touted Velcro USA’s efficiency efforts locally and nationally as she and Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) continue to push for passage of their bi-partisan Energy...
PHS President Dave Cuzzi Chairs Record New Hampshire State Society Educational Opportunity Fund Golf Tourney
July 1, 2013
PHS President Dave Cuzzi presided over his first Educational Opportunity Fund Golf Tourney today – the New Hampshire State Society’s biggest fundraiser of the year. The Fund provides stipends to students of NH’s community colleges, colleges and universities (and NH residents studying outside of the state) interning in Washington, DC to make those internships more...
PHS Clients BAE Systems and Velcro USA Sponsor “NH Business Day” and Experience NH
July 1, 2013
PHS clients BAE Systems and Velcro USA – two of New Hampshire’s largest innovation and manufacturing companies – helped U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen and the rest of the state’s Congressional delegation in showcasing the state’s thriving business climate and dynamic travel, tourism, restaurant and hospitality industries. The Senator’s annual “Experience New Hampshire” reception on Capitol...
PHS President Dave Cuzzi In Demand As Thought Leader on Immigration Reform
June 15, 2013
PHS President Dave Cuzzi found his opinions in high demand regarding immigration reform legislation as proposal began making their way through Congress. The last time immigration reform legislation had momentum on Capitol Hill, Cuzzi had a front row seat as then-U.S. Sen. John Sununu’s national security, law enforcement and judiciary aide. This time, his vantage...
NH Union Leader: PHS a “…player among the state’s public affairs and lobbying firms.”
June 14, 2013
New Hampshire Union Leader’s Senior Political Reporter, John DiStaso, took notice of PHS’s landing of new client BAE Systems in the June 13th edition of his weekly, must-read, political notebook column Granite Status. DiStaso noted PHS is “is raising its profile and resume as a player among the state’s public affairs and lobbying firms.” Read...
Politico: “BAE Systems Adds Prospect Hill”
June 13, 2013
Politico’s daily Influencers column on June 13th noted PHS adding BAE Systems to its stable. Read the full column below.
Velcro USA Hosts State Senators at its Somersworth, NH Facility
June 10, 2013
PHS client Velcro USA welcomed two seacoast-area state Senators to its Somersworth, NH facility today. Sen. Martha Fuller Clark (D-Portsmouth) and David Watters (D-Dover) met with company officials in their first visits to the plant and toured the massive, 430,000 square foot facility. Prior to the tour of the manufacturing areas, the two Senators gave...
PHS Brings BAE Systems into the Fold
June 3, 2013
Prospect Hill Strategies announced today it has signed BAE Systems as a client. PHS will provide the global defense and aerospace company with state and local government relations consulting and lobbying services in New Hampshire. BAE Systems is the state’s largest manufacturer and is one of the state’s largest employers with roughly 4500 workers spread...
Velcro USA Participates in Capitol Hill Press Conference on Industrial Energy Efficiency Legislation
April 18, 2013
PHS client Velcro USA joined U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) today at a press conference in the U.S. Capitol building unveiling legislation they introduced this afternoon aimed at helping manufacturers become more energy efficient. Senator Shaheen invited Velcro USA to participate because the company has established itself as a leader in...
Velcro USA Hosts State Sen. Donna Soucy in Manchester
April 8, 2013
PHS client Velcro USA hosted 1st term state senator Donna Soucy (D) at its Manchester campus today. Sen. Soucy was visiting the company, which is one of the largest employers in her district, for the first time. She met with company executives to discuss items of interest working through the legislature in Concord, got an...
Mayor Ted Gatsas Visits Velcro USA’s Manchester Campus
March 25, 2013
Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas (R) visited PHS client Velcro USA’s Manchester campus today to meet with company executives and get an update on the company’s operations and new products. During the visit, which included a tour of one of the company’s manufacturing facilities, Mayor Gatsas and company leaders discussed Velcro USA’s importance to the city...