Public Affairs & Advocacy

Unmatched expertise and long-standing relationships
Accessing key decision makers and educating them about issues that are important to your business or industry is crucial to the success of any governmental affairs program. Jim and the Madaffer Enterprises team are respected experts in a variety of policy areas and hold deep, long-standing relationships with elected officials and decision makers in municipalities and government agencies throughout the state.

Our public affairs and advocacy services include:

  • Education & Advocacy
  • Legislation
  • Regulatory Reform
  • Ballot initiatives and Referenda
  • Lobbying
  • Grant Writing

Business Consulting

Leadership and a strategic approach
Madaffer Enterprises’ business consulting practice is distinguished by a strategic, hands-on approach that involves a customized action plan to help your business achieve its objectives. Jim and the Madaffer Enterprises team are experts on a variety of issues, have strong private and public sector relationships, and an in-depth knowledge of the California regulatory environment.

Our business consulting services and expertise include:

  • Issue Management
  • Public Outreach Campaigns
  • Relationship Management – Public and Private Sector
  • Executive Leadership Coaching
  • Media Training
  • Crisis Management
  • RFP Response and Management
  • Association Management
  • Land Development Entitlement


Break through the clutter
With a public that is inundated with messages from an ever-growing list of mediums – TV, radio, internet, social media, etc. – it is critical that you break through the clutter and deliver your message clearly and concisely.

Madaffer Enterprises is uniquely qualified to place our clients’ messages due to our thorough understanding of communications principles, strong media relationships and in-depth understanding of community dynamics.

Our specialized communications services and expertise include:

  • Research & Message Development
  • Community Outreach
  • Media Relations & Media Training
  • Crisis Communications
  • Social Media Training & Management
  • Graphic design
  • Event Planning & Management

Areas of Expertise

  • Autonomous and Driverless Vehicles
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Federal, State, and Local Government
  • Health Care
  • Insurance and Financial Services
  • Real Estate and Land Use
  • Technology and Innovation
  • Telecommunications
  • Infrastructure
  • Water