Consulting firm LSN Partners, who offer advice in the areas of government affairs, government procurement, business development, and communications, is pleased to announce the appointment of Marcelo Llorente to the title of Managing Partner of LSN Partners. Marcelo brings over ten years of public finance, governmental, and public policy law experience to LSN, and is currently also the Managing Partner of Llorente and Heckler, P.A. Armed with a keen understanding of how government works, Marcelo is able to provide companies with unique insight on how to navigate business opportunities at the local, state, or national level.
“Marcelo and I have worked together for several years and it’s an honor to have him as my co-managing partner,” said Alex Heckler, managing partner. “All of Marcelo’s hard work and dedication has certainly proven that he deserves this position and I’m very much looking forward to what we can do together.”
Marcelo’s experience includes serving in the Florida House of Representatives, where he has held a variety of positions since his first election in 2002, including Chairman of the Full Appropriations Council on General Government and Health Care, Vice-Chairman of the Joint Legislative Budget Commission, Chairman of the Policy Council, and Chairman of the Committee on Constitution and Civil Law. Most recently, Marcelo served as Chairman to Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s 2012 re-election campaign and served as Co-Chair for Miami Dade Public Schools’ 2012 successful $1.2 billion bond referendum program. Additionally, Marcelo is an active member of the Cuban American Bar Association and the Florida Bar’s Section on Local Government.
“I’m honored that my partners have selected me for this position,” said Mr. Llorente. “In this new leadership role alongside Alex, I look forward to applying my experience to further supporting and serving our clients.”
Florida native Marcelo was born and raised in Miami-Dade County. He attended Tulane University in New Orleans and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management, while being a four-year letterman in baseball. Marcelo received his Juris Doctorate from The Florida State University College of Law.
For more information on LSN Partners, visit www.lsnpartners.com or call 305-673-2585.
LSN Partners is a full-service consulting firm, offering strategic advice and counsel in the areas of government affairs, government procurement, business development, and communications at the local, state and national levels. Headquartered in Miami Beach, Florida, the gateway to Latin America, and with offices throughout Florida and in Washington, DC, this bipartisan consulting firm is a nationally recognized leader in government, business and communications consulting, and has an esteemed reputation for developing and implementing innovative strategies to assist clients. LSN is known for its ability to create tailored advocacy and communications plans that differentiate their clients from the competition and has a national network of advocates in all 50 states and hundreds of cities. For more information on LSN Partners, visit www.lsnpartners.com or call 305-673-2585.