We are thrilled to announce, Mary Anne Walsh of Roetzel and Andress has been hired to represent the HSMG and the handcrafted soap industry in Washington, DC, she will commence work on September 1st, 2010.
For more information on Mary Anne please read my previous post.
Mary Anne had this to say about getting down to work with the HSMG:
“My colleague, Rick Limardo, and I are very much looking forward to working with you and your members. We know that the stakes are high for the handcrafted soap industry, and we welcome the challenge to make sure that your voice and compelling message is heard and understood by lawmakers.”
Look for more updates soon as we begin to lay out our strategic plan, on the blog and in member e-News.
We would like to welcome Mary Anne to the team and look forward to working with her to make a difference.