Lobbying consulting firm DDC Advocacy
announced Friday two executive promotions to oversee client outreach and advocacy campaign strategy.
DDCA partner Tom Benjamin
will take the lead on the company's new business initiatives, including new client acquisition. Partner Michael Shue
will become the senior vice president of campaign services and oversee the company's campaign strategists.
Benjamin has been with DDCA for seven years, working to direct advocacy campaigns in areas such as agriculture, energy, health care and transportation. Previously, Benjamin was executive vice president
for Direct Impact Company
, a grassroots campaign organization company.
Shue has worked at DDCA as a campaign strategist, focusing on issues such as financial services, defense and consumer retail products. Before DDCA, Shue worked
for DCI Group
and as an associate for Americans for Tax Reform
. He also served as a National Republican Senatorial Committee
political operative during Republican Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski
's 2004 run.