The #1 lobbying firm in New York City, Capalino+Company is an award-winning lobbying + strategic consulting firm specializing in helping companies, not-for-profits and institutions achieve long-term success in NYC. With a team of incredibly experienced, well-connected professionals, Capalino helps our clients resolve issues with city agencies, secure land use approvals, raise public sector funds, work with communities and deploy effective corporate social responsibility programs to improve its reputation, leading to long-term sustainable success.
Our Government Relations Firm
Among government-relations firms in New York City, Capalino+Company has earned a reputation as the premier problem-solver. Combined with our profound commitment to integrity, we offer a network of close working relationships with government, community, and advocacy organizations. Using our extensive and longstanding knowledge of both state and city administrations, Capalino+Company has helped hundreds of clients to resolve complex policy challenges, including Regulatory Land Use Issues and securing delivery of government services.
The Capalino+Company team combines backgrounds in the NYC Administration and City Council, years of experience in sectors ranging from hospitality to commercial real estate, and top-notch strategic advocacy skills. By keeping clients’ goals the continuing focus of our energies, we strive to deliver creative, cost-effective results.
On day one of each new engagement, our team will meet with a client to define clear project goals; we will then follow-up vigilantly to gauge our progress in meeting the client’s objectives. From the very beginning of an assignment we work to discern any changes in the regulatory, legislative and political environments, and we not only communicate to clients the impact such changes will have on their businesses, but work closely to formulate and implement strategies that enable clients to adapt to new conditions.
Capalino+Company has demonstrated success in problem solving, securing project approvals, government contracts and, through its knowledge and successful track record of project approvals, proves to be the most effective land use consultant in New York. Capalino+Company also advocates new policy initiatives with numerous City, State and Federal government entities including:
New York City
- Office of the Mayor
- New York City Council
- NYC Authorities
- NYC Corporations
- Community Boards
New York State
- Office of the Governor
- New York State Senate
- New York State Assembly
- NYS Authorities
- NYS Corporations
Our core capabilities can be broken into eight distinct practices:
- Agency Resolution + Permitting
- Business Strategy, Procurement + RFPs
- Community Relations + Mobilization
- Corporate Social Responsibility
- Land Use Planning + Zoning
- Housing + Real Estate
- Government Relations + Lobbying
- Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) Consulting Group