Westminster Strategy and Belfast-based Gordon Corporate
Communications have joined forces to launch a lobbying agency, Stormont
Strategy in the wake of the new Northern Ireland assembly.
The new agency will provide public affairs advice to existing clients of
Gordon Corporate Communications wanting political representation in
Belfast. These include the Countryside Alliance and veterinary
pharmaceuticals firm Norbrook Laboratories. It will also advise
Westminster Strategy clients and seek to develop new business.
Stormont Strategy will be headed by Gordon Corporate Communications
managing director and founder, Richard Gordon. He becomes the new
agency’s managing director alongside his existing responsibilities.
Gordon is actively seeking to recruit up to two people to work for
Gordon said: ’The 10 (assembly) departments will be able to make laws
affecting significant areas of business activities and people’s
It will be our job to make sure we know what is happening in government
and help our clients achieve their objectives.’