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Who we are

McBride Consulting and Business Development Group has an experienced team of consultants with a strong track record of success. Our team brings a combination of public and private-sector expertise to understand the challenges facing your business. We work on an individual level with every client, big and small, to craft and execute a custom strategic plan to achieve positive, growth-inducing results.

Industry Solutions

Here are some areas that we specialize in:

Information Technology

Our team is well versed in the Information Technology sector. With expertise in business development, the ability to provide support in an assortment of areas, and solicit new lead...

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Affordable Housing

Our team of Government Relations and Communications professionals understand how to work with both government and the community to build successful projects, and have the expertise...

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Our team of proven professionals have the tools needed to aid companies in the construction industry. We understand all aspects of advancing complex construction projects, from si...

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Our team has a well-earned reputation of successfully working to advance energy projects in an increasingly complicated regulatory environment.  We work with leading nationa...

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Our team has industry-leading clients and relationships in the transportation sector. Our full suite of services can help transportation companies in all aspects of their business....

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RFP & Grant Writing Support

Today’s leading corporations employ a wide array of techniques and approaches to market their products and services to potential customers, but when a prospect sends you a Reques...

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

As a full service Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) consulting firm, McBride Consulting and Business Development Group, is ultimately, in the business of change. Globally, the wo...

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M/WBE Certified Practice

McBride advises companies on M/WBE participation requirements, formulating successful strategies for compliance, and connecting them with verified MWBE subcontractors. Learn how...

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Government Affairs

Our team provides lobbying services to advocate for businesses whose products or services intersect with local, state, national, or international governments. Learn how we can ...

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Business Plan Consulting

Our team provides business planning and consulting services to diverse industries and nascent markets. We work with our clients to understand your business, identify problems, stra...

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Here's what our clients have to say

“Robert McBride is a results-oriented leader and partner. We have very successfully worked with him as our Government Affairs partner in New York. He is a strategic, creative, entrepreneurial, and well-connected problem solver. Robert has been the president of a global trade association and a hands-on operator with first-hand experience in owning and running a business. He is also astute in governmental legislative and regulatory matters. I am pleased to give him my highest recommendation.”

Mark Joseph, CDO

Transdev Group

“Robert met us in Australia and identified our technology as world leading. He very efficiently helped us launch in North America providing a wide range of support including starting an office, complying with all the corporate governance requirements of a U.S. entity, and launching our product. His real strength and value then increased with strong advice on marketing, sales, and positioning a business for growth in North America. We are now trading in 42 U.S. cities and have made an Australian business succeed in the U.S. with Robert’s support throughout the entire journey.”

Matthew Bellizia, CEO

Mobile Tracking and Data Pty, Ltd.

“Working with Robert McBride made our work and growth infinitely easier. I highly value him as a problem-solving resource. He was a vital resource when it came to things like obtaining the necessary licensing and permissions from the City of Denver for our building upgrades and modifications—something that isn’t easy to do in Denver! We know we’ll always get open and honest communication from Robert, no matter the topic or issue; his straightforward and direct answers keep things moving. And I highly appreciate his willingness to sit and talk over whatever issue or question is the current business challenge. His expertise and personable nature make choosing Robert as your business’ problem solver an easy decision.”

Tim McCarthy

Eureka Vapor Colorado

“Having Robert McBride, and the team at McBride Consulting and Business Development Group has helped greatly in navigating the complicated and often contradictory laws, and regulations governing our business, which is now the top producing video lottery casino in New York State. Their dedication, knowledge of our industry, and attention to achieving our goal has been invaluable. Robert McBride is a great resource, especially when it comes to problem-solving. I highly recommend him as a first-call resource.”

Phil Nolan, President and CEO

Suffolk Regional Off-Track Betting Corp. and Jake’s 58 Casino

Meet the team

People that bring you results

Robert McBride

Robert McBride

President & CEO

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Jamie Besner

Vice President

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Nick Cambas

Vice President

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Tom Cilmi

Tom Cilmi

Vice President - Local Governments Practice

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Kim Kaye

Grants and Procurement Coordinator

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DuWayne Gregory

DuWayne Gregory

Senior Vice President - DEI Practice

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Tim Hendrickson

Tim Hendrickson

Director of Compliance

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Rochelle Kelly-Apson

Rochelle Kelly-Apson

Senior Vice President - Energy and Economic Development Practice

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Gregory Lavine

Gregory Lavine

Vice President Government Affairs

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Bill Lynch

Vice President/Managing Director New York City

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Bob McBride

Executive Operations Director

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Kate McBride

Kate McBride

Chief Administration Officer - Transportation Consultant

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John McDonough

John McDonough

Vice President

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Thomas Metxger

Tom Metzger

Vice President - Public Works & Infrastructure Practice

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Luis Montes

Luis E. Montes

Senior Partner - State & Local Government Practice

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Paul Miller

Strategic Partner - Federal Legislation & Healthcare Specialist

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John Schneider

Jon Schneider

Executive Vice President & Partner - Crisis Communications & Public Relations Practice

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Noel DiGerolamo

Managing Partner

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Bridget Fleming

Vice President, Economic Development and Land Use

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Rebecca L Sinclair

Rebecca Sinclair

Chief Operating Officer

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Michael Spinelli

Vice President & Managing Director

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Vincent Vesce

Senior Vice President - Transportation & Aviation Practice

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James Williams

Executive VP - Military & Security Specialist

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Your business is our business

Each client is unique. We listen, observe, and learn. And then we become your partner. Your success is our success. Your business becomes our business.

We'll help identify what's going wrong and what's going right. We'll work with your team to understand the landscape, identify opportunities you were unaware of, and position your business to achieve success and growth.

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Our Clients

airport parking systems
Alliant Insurance
Andre Kikoksi architect
arista careers
bayberry capital group
bolla market
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Citizen Debt Relief Logo
clear river environmental
Concern for Independent Living
conifer R.E. development, construction & management
curb mobility - systems - media
Delwest logo
eversource energy
Georgica Green logo
Gramercy Group
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h2m architects & engineers
Henry Schein
insulation asbestos remediation
Ideal Supply Co
J c steel
JGM Construction
liberty utilities
NSH institute
liquid death mountain water
NY transco
nassau inter-county express
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NRP group
peconic river sportsmans club
premier mechanical services
scott j beigel memorial fund 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization
S & D real estate
Standard Valuation Services
suffolk OTB
STS inc
sunrise wind
techgardens information solutions
the briad group
the surf lodge
the trans group llc
Vepo Solutions
Village of Westbury Logo
XL Fleet
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