TRENTON, N.J., Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Princeton Public Affairs Group (PPAG), celebrating its 30th Anniversary as New Jersey's leading public affairs firm, welcomes Al Barlas to the PPAG team this month. Mr. Barlas recently served as Chief of Staff to Senator Kevin O'Toole and Senator-Elect Kristin Corrado.
Mr. Barlas' outstanding public affairs career includes Legislative Director for Assemblyman Declan O'Scanlon, County Chairman of the Essex County Republican Committee, Former Chairman of the Essex County Young Republicans, Former Chairman of the New Jersey State Young Republicans, and Campaign Manager for multiple legislative and county races in North Jersey. Mr. Barlas was also a Financial Sales Consultant at PNC Bank.
"Al Barlas knows how to get things done in government," said PPAG's Dale Florio. "He brings tremendous depth and breadth to our clients, and real energy to our bi-partisan team. He is well respected by all factions of the political spectrum which is extremely rare. We'll mark our 30th anniversary as the year Al joined us."
As Chief of Staff to Senator O'Toole, Mr. Barlas interfaced with a wide range of elected officials, serving as a crisis management resource to local officials during Hurricanes Irene and Sandy. He served as point person for Sen. O'Toole with the Governor's Office on critical and high-profile legislation.
About Princeton Public Affairs Group
Celebrating its 30th Anniversary, Princeton Public Affairs Group (PPAG) has earned an unprecedented record of success. As New Jersey's top public affairs firm for fourteen consecutive years, PPAG and its Circle of Companies span government relations, public affairs and communications. The PPAG team of senior leaders and trusted advisors serve clients in transportation, public safety, banking, insurance, energy, environment, land-use development, corporate, communications, education, health care, labor/employment, entertainment and gaming. The PPAG Circle of Companies includes Princeton Strategic Communications and the D.C.-based government relations firm WSW - Winning Strategies Washington. Together they share a bi-partisan, team-based approach, a high ethical "playing by the rules" standard and a solid commitment to helping clients succeed. About PPAG video.
SOURCE Princeton Public Affairs Group