WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 19th, 2023: Prism Group, a bipartisan public affairs firm in Washington, D.C., has added Alex Ford as Vice President, with a focus on tax and capital formation policy. The firm, which is the leader in advancing the interests of the small business community, prioritized the addition of tax expertise as major provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act expire in 2025.
Managing Partner John Stanford said:
“Tax policy is a pillar of economic policy. To ensure we could best serve our clients and continue to represent entrepreneurs across the country, we chose to add a visible and proven player in the tax space. Alex’s understanding of capital formation and business issues
align with our firm’s belief that best serving clients is done when we understand their bottom line inside-and-out. His addition will ensure Prism Group remains an actionable stakeholder in the tax discussions in 2024 and 2025.”
Alex Ford added:
“I look forward to joining Prism Group and advancing its unique client set in the tax arena. The firm’s reputation for digging deep into client needs and their nimble, coalition-focused approach will allow me to have impact on day one.”
Prior to joining Prism Group, Alex founded and ran Halcyon Strategy, a boutique advocacy firm representing various trade association clients on a wide array of taxation issues. He previously worked as a Director of Federal Affairs at NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, as a Manager of Federal Relations at the American Institute of Architects, and began his career in Washington, DC, serving as an aide to Connecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman.
About Prism Group
Prism Group is a bipartisan public affairs firm that specializes in assisting corporations and sovereign governments, non-profits, and trade associations to navigate complex legislative and regulatory environments. Headquartered in Washington, DC, Prism Group engages policymakers and high-level influencers, gathers extensive intelligence, and offers a full set of strategic communications services to generate positive outcomes for our clients.