Going out on a limb and up a tree for more space

Architecture inhabits the space between art and utility. In American cities, the exteriors of many buildings are not aesthetically provocative, but lean heavily on the austere grace of repeating horizontal and vertical patterns. In these steel jungles, the natural world has become segmented, controlled, and relegated to a small portion of the urban landscape. A […]

By | 2017-07-29T03:09:53+00:00 March 17th, 2017|

Calvert Street Group Gains Sam Taylor as Campaign Field Director

Calvert Street hired Sam Taylor, New Hampshire-based field director and political assistant, as the newest field director in an influx of campaign team hires to be based at the company’s downtown Nashville office.

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In 2016 alone, Taylor worked on two campaigns in New […]

By | 2017-08-17T17:42:31+00:00 March 1st, 2017|

Dorian Lockett Hired As Campaign Manager for Calvert Street Group

Dorian Lockett, who previously served as “Hillary for America’s Ohio Together” campaign as Regional Organizing Director in 2016, relocates to Nashville, TN to serve as Campaign Manager in the corporate campaign realm.

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For the past six years, Lockett has worked on several campaigns ranging from […]

By | 2017-08-17T17:48:51+00:00 March 1st, 2017|

The Oakland Raiders move to Las Vegas

On January 15th, the Oakland Raiders will finally learn if they will be changing their name to the Las Vegas Raiders. Owners from around the league will meet in Houston to vote on whether or not the team will have the ability to move cities. Over the last few months, owner Mark Davis has snapped […]

By | 2017-07-29T03:10:09+00:00 January 12th, 2017|

Five key steps to ensuring a win for future transportation campaigns

This election we saw several public transportation referendums on the ballot. Calvert Street Group was proud to help the Moving Wake Forward Coalition with their successful Wake County referendum, which passed a half percent sales tax to fund public transportation improvements.

What are the lessons learned for future public transportation campaigns? Five key takeaways:

  1. Tax increases […]
By | 2017-07-27T06:43:42+00:00 November 12th, 2016|

Calvert Street Group Takes Home Four Awards From the AAPC

Calvert Street Group is proud to announce that it has been awarded a coveted Pollie Award from the AAPC, the industry’s highest honor bestowed upon political consultants at the national and international level. Calvert Street was recognized in the categories of Overall- Ballot Initiative Division, Direct Mail- Public Affairs Division, Internet- Public Affairs Division, […]

By | 2017-07-29T03:11:25+00:00 April 24th, 2016|