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February 12, 2016

Rising Tide Helps London Bridge with Defense

A Massachusetts consulting firm has registered to lobby the federal government for a defense manufacturing company.

Rising Tide Associates, a consulting firm in Marblehead, Massachusetts, has registered to lobby on behalf of London Bridge Trading Company, a manufacturing company in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

London Bridge Trading Company specializes in designing and manufacturing high performance tactical nylon gear for the military and law enforcement.

Rising Tide Associates is a boutique public affairs firm that integrates government affairs and business development. David Costello is the lobbyist at Rising Tide. He will lobby on defense issues related to the defense industrial base and armed services reset and training. Costello previously worked at Polartec, the Warrior Protection and Readiness Coalition, and was managing director at ADS Ventures. Costello is a regular political contributor, who often gives to members of the Senate Armed Services Committee.

Rising Tide Associates also lobbies for Ads Inc., Bates Footwear, Critical Solutions International, Granite State Manufacturing, International Textile Group, and Outdoor Research.

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