Business Advocacy

We develop and execute a highly targeted policy and government advocacy effort that addresses issues of priority to businesses like yours, and create a unified voice for the region’s business community with key decision makers at all levels of government.

CenterState CEO’s proactive business advocacy and government relations efforts focus on legislative issues and policy areas that support our members, programmatic priorities and economic development strategies, as well as policies critical to enhancing the region’s overall business climate.

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Full-time Lobbyist

A full-time lobbyist on staff works directly with legislators and members of the executive branch; advocates on behalf of members by generating calls, lobbying letters, and testimony; secures meetings with government representatives; and serves as a resource for media and speaking events.

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