OUR TEAM

Fortune 500 companies, state and national political leaders, as well as trade associations have relied on Bridgeside’s expertise in implementing strategies that shape public policy.

 
Lewis F. Gossett
President    |   gossett@bridgesidepublicaffairs.com
Lewis was President & CEO of the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance (SCMA), the state's only statewide organization dedicated to the interests of manufacturers, for 15 years. He served as Director of the SC Department of Labor during the Beasley Administration from 1995-1999, and was a shareholder at the Ogletree, Deakins law firm prior to becoming the SCMA President & CEO in 2003. Lewis was awarded the prestigious Harry S. Truman Scholarship in 1985. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Furman University in 1987 and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1990. Lewis and his wife, Hayley, have four children - Katherine, Mattison, Grayson, and Caroline.
 
Cameron Marshall
Vice President   |   marshall@bridgesidepublicaffairs.com
Cameron’s expertise in public affairs specializes in alliance development, messaging and communications on a range of issues affecting state and federal public policy. Cameron has experience with state campaign issues management and fundraising in the Commonwealth of Virginia and South Carolina.
He has expertise in 3rd party coalition building as well as grassroots/grasstops organization. Cameron has relationships with key media outlets across the country. He provides demographic analysis, media relations, and media buying for multimedia advertising campaigns large and small. He graduated from Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia and lives in Charleston, South Carolina.
 
To effectively customize client projects Bridgeside Public Affairs manages an extensive team of public policy and other experts for each campaign. Unlike large staff and fee dependent firms, Bridgeside Public Affairs is known for developing distinctive teams with distinct concentration on the expertise each client demands.
Our team includes the nations’ leading academics, economists, tax specialists, ambassadors, former state and federal office holders, campaign managers, new media experts, technology entrepreneurs and pollsters—each of whom is directed to address our clients’ needs.
 
Bridgeside Public Affairs Professional Expertise
  • Economic Development
  • Energy
  • Manufacturing
  • Telecom and Technology
  • Agribusiness
  • Tax Policy
  • Health Care
  • Financial Institutions
  • Transportation
  • Regulatory Policy
  • Government Affairs
  • International Trade
  • Import/Export
  • Grassroots Coalitions
  • Philanthropic Foundations
  • Defense
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Charleston | Columbia | New York | Washington, D.C
Ph: (803) 403-3117