Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Lobbyist to give legislative overview at Mayor's Business Day

John Watts of Veritas Advisors
John Watts of Veritas Advisors will be the keynote and luncheon speaker April 2 at Mayor's Business Day.

Watts, who served under Idaho Govs. John Evans, Cecil Andrus and Phil Batt, will deliver a 2013 Idaho Legislative Session Overview. The luncheon is from noon to 1:30 p.m. at O'Callahan's, inside the Shilo Inn. Tickets are $25 and seating is limited. Tickets may be reserved online at www.idahofallschamber.com.

A partner at Veritas Advisors since 1999, Watts manages ballot issues and candidate campaigns and presents campaign seminars across the nation and in Canada. He specializes in campaign issue identification, message development, voter targeting and direct mail strategy. He has been lobbying since 1983, representing public and private clients in the Idaho Legislature, including AT&T, Shell, Nestle, Pacific Ethanol, Windland and Watco Railroads.