NEW YORK & LONDON--()--RLM Finsbury announced today that Scott Hoeflich, a former Chief of Staff and Communications Director for Senator Arlen Specter, will join the Firm as a Senior Vice President. Scott will be based in the Firm’s Washington, D.C. office where he will focus primarily on assignments at the intersection of strategic communications and public affairs.
Walter Montgomery, CEO of RLM Finsbury, said: “With the addition of Scott, we are reinforcing the Firm’s commitment to building a world-class D.C.-based practice. Scott brings to the Firm a strong knowledge of the legislative processes, effective campaign management strategies, and communications tactics that resonate with policymakers and other key stakeholders. His insights and experience will offer tremendous value to our global clients as they look to navigate the landscape in our capital and grow over the long term.”
Hoeflich spent the majority of his career with Senator Specter’s office, starting as an intern and progressing through a series of positions, including Communications Director, to become Chief of Staff. He also oversaw efforts involving the Senator’s role as Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee and of the Appropriations subcommittee that oversees all federal spending on health care and education.
Following his tenure with Senator Specter, Hoeflich joined IKON where he worked on a range of public affairs and communications projects for companies in the pharmaceutical and transportation sectors, among others.
Hoeflich is a graduate of Franklin & Marshall College and holds a bachelor’s degree in government.
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