John Byrd Publicly Addresses Rep. Curbelo about the Digital Coast Act

John Byrd, a lobbyist at John M. Palatiello & Association, attends a Hill Event called the “Latino Entrepreneurship & The American Dream.” Byrd questions Rep. Carlos Curbelo on the resources available for the infrastructure community by speaking about the Digital Coast Act. Rep. Curbelo is one of the co-signers of this bill that was introduced […]

Capitals’ 2018 Stanley Cup Championship

JMP&A Finance and Administration Manager Debbie Birtwistle and her husband David, long time Washington Capitals season ticket holders, had the opportunity to celebrate the Capitals’ 2018 Stanley Cup championship at a private event.

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Association to Form

RESTON, VIRGINIA, USA, June 11, 2018 / — Reston, VA – A new trade and professional association of subsurface utility engineering (SUE) practitioners, the SUE Association, is being formed and an organizing conference will be held on Thursday, July 26 at the Capitol Skyline Hotel in Washington, DC. The intent of the SUE association is to fill a […]

JMP&A Makes Geospatial Community’s Voice Heard in Halls of Congress

Reston, VA – The voice of the geospatial community is being heard in the halls of Congress and in Federal agencies throughout the first half of 2018 as a result of representation by John M. Palatiello & Associates, Inc. (JMP&A), the leading public affairs and association management firm serving the geospatial community. “On a variety […]

GPS, surveyors and politics — a 2018 refresher

Many thanks to the countless hours put in by the NSPS Joint Government Affairs team, consisting of Committee Chair Pat Smith, NSPS Government Consultant John Palatiello, NSPS Federal Lobbyist John “JB” Byrd and NSPS Executive Director Curt Sumner. This group is constantly monitoring legislative action across the country as well as in D.C. and is […]

Executive Order Will Drive Demand for Surveying and Mapping

John Palatiello featured in Points of Beginning Magazine discussing the benefit to the Nation generally and the surveying and mapping profession in particular of the Executive Order on Critical Minerals issued by President Trump. Read More…

John Palatiello’s report on privatization in the federal government with the Reason Foundation

Annual Privatization Report 2017 — Federal Privatization The latest on privatization and public-private partnerships in federal government. John Palatiello December 14, 2017 The Federal Privatization section of Reason Foundation’s Annual Privatization Report 2017 provides an overview of the latest on privatization and public-private partnerships in federal government. Subsections include: Federal Government Privatization Update Federal Government Privatization News and Notes

BCFC supporting Hoops for Youth tomorrow at GWU

The game benefits underprivileged youth in the District. The Hoops For Youth Foundation is a non-profit organization created with a mission to support at-risk youth in our communities and help them build a brighter tomorrow. Hoops For Youth equips young people with the basic skills needed to play team sports as well as face the […]