Averting the 2023 Back-to-School NYC Bus Strike with Corey Muirhead

Lobbying Insider Episode 110: Averting the 2023 Back-to-School NYC Bus Strike with Corey Muirhead Join Host Zack Fink as he speaks with Corey Muirhead, Executive Vice President of Logan Business Company, and DHC’s own Charles Capetanakis about a time when the “wheels on the bus” almost stopped going round and round. Just before the start […]

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Metro’s 89th Annual Gala a Huge Success

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Metro’s 89th Annual Gala a Huge Success! October 31, 2023 – Last night the Metropolitan Package Store Association hosted its 89th Annual Dinner Gala at Russo’s on the Bay in Howard Beach, NY honoring New York State Senator Iwen Chu (Member of the Senate Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee) with the 2023 Metro Small Business […]

CLIENT FOCUS: St. Francis College Receives $1.5M in FY23

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: St. Francis College Receives $1.5M in FY23 June 30, 2023 – Jonathan McCollum and Jake Roach of the Federal Lobbying group recently secured $1.5 million dollars in FY23 Appropriations funding for our client St. Francis College (SFC). SFC is a four-year, not-for-profit, Hispanic Serving, private institute of higher education located in Downtown Brooklyn. […]

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Gov. Hochul Announces $90.5M Funding

CLIENT FOCUS: Hochul Announces $90.5M Funding

CLIENT FOCUS: Hochul Announces $90.5M Funding June 6, 2023 – DHC client, Storm King Art Center — a 500-acre outdoor museum located in New York’s Hudson Valley celebrated their Groundbreaking ceremony with NYS Governor Kathy Hochul. While there, the Governor announced a $90.5M investment in funding for large-scale capital projects at 19 arts and cultural […]

Capetanakis on School Use of Classical Greek Education

Capetanakis on School Use of Classical Greek Education

Capetanakis on School Use of Classical Greek Education March 28, 2023 – Charles Capetanakis, Partner in the Government Relations practice appeared in the New York Post’s “The NYC Charter School Using Greek to Win Big” article. The article centered on the Hellenic Classical Charter School in Brooklyn’s Park Slope neighborhood, a K-8 charter school serving […]

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Hope Program’s Albany Lobby Day

Hope Program – NYS Albany Lobby Day

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Hope Program – NYS Albany Lobby Day January 24, 2023 – On January 23 and 24, Charles Capetanakis Partner and Melissa Chapman Associate Director of Government Relations conducted a number of lobby meetings in Albany with our client, The HOPE Program. HOPE empowers New Yorkers to build sustainable futures through comprehensive training, jobs, […]

CLIENT FOCUS: Cosmos Health Gets 32.5M In Public Offering

DHC Client Cosmos Health Gets 32.5M In Public Offering

CLIENT FOCUS: Cosmos Health Gets 32.5M In Public Offering December 30, 2022 – Elliot Lutzker, Partner and Chair of the Corporate & Securities law practice along with Partner, Charles Capetanakis, Corporate Counsel announced that client, Cosmos Health Inc. (Nasdaq: COSM), a global healthcare group completed a public offering for the sale of $32.5 Million of the […]

Wright & Capetanakis Travel to Liberia for U.S. Companies

Wright & Capetanakis Travel to Liberia for U.S. Companies

Wright & Capetanakis Travel to Liberia for U.S. Companies November 9, 2022 – Keith Wright, Director of Strategic Planning and Charles Capetanakis, Partner, both of the Government Relations practice recently returned from Africa where they represented U.S. companies on a solar energy investment project in the country of Liberia. The project has the potential to […]

McKissack CEO Given Crain’s Diversity & Inclusion Award

McKissack CEO Given Crain’s Diversity & Inclusion Award June 16, 2022 – Keith L.T. Wright, Director of Strategic Planning, and Charles Capetanakis, Partner in our Government Relations practice joined in honoring their client Cheryl McKissack Daniel, the 2022 recipient of the Crain’s New York Business Award for Lifetime Achievement in Diversity & Inclusion. Cheryl McKissack […]

Capetanakis Speaks at Annual Real Estate Conference

Capetanakis Speaks at Annual Real Estate Conference March 28, 2022 – Charles Capetanakis, Partner in our Real Estate law practice was invited to serve on a panel at the Annual Multifamily Conference: “State of the NY Market 2022” conference, Wednesday, March 30, 2022 from 6PM-9PM at the William Vale Hotel’s Franklin Room (located at 111 […]