WASHINGTON, D.C.—Government relations firm The Livingston Group is expanding into the New York City market, establishing an affiliate relationship with Jeff Ballabon of the Ballabon Group, a government relations and public affairs consultancy with clients in the financial services, media, healthcare, real estate, energy, and non-profit sectors.
Before launching his own firm in 2004, Ballabon served as a senior executive at several national media companies including, Court TV, Channel One News, and Primedia. His Washington experience includes service as legislative counsel to U.S. Senator John Danforth (R-Mo.), and as counsel to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
TLG has a team of 50 government relations and public affairs counselors and represents Accenture, Northup Grumman, the Republic of Turkey, Tulane University, the Port of New Orleans, Verizon and Feld Entertainment.