Manatos & Manatos (M&M) is a government relations and public policy company which utilizes established relationships of trust to deliver powerful results for clients; provides clients with a unique, high-level personal commitment; and develops creative solutions to difficult problems. Our clients include a wide range of those in the corporate, international and non-profit spheres.
Manatos is a name that has been associated with American policymaking for over a quarter of our nation’s history. As the Gannett News Service said, “The Manatos name is a respected and familiar one in Washington…Manatos has blue-chip political credentials.” The Washington Post referred to Manatos & Manatos as “One of the most powerful lobbying firms” and US News & World Report called the family “Lobbying royalty.”
M&M was founded in 1983 by Andrew E. Manatos and his father Mike N. Manatos. Andy Manatos served as President Carter’s Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Legislation and prior to that as a senior aide to Senators Thomas Eagleton and Gale McGee. Mike N. Manatos served as President John F. Kennedy’s and President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Senate Liaison. Andy’s eldest son, Mike A. Manatos, joined the family firm upon graduation from Princeton University in 1990.
For over 30 years, M&M has provided clients with expertise and access to help them overcome their public affairs challenges. M&M staff has a firm understanding of the functioning of the U.S. Congress, the White House, Federal Agencies and the media. M&M harnesses this knowledge to deliver results for clients.
Located in downtown Washington, D.C., Manatos & Manatos is a recognized power in Washington. Regardies magazine selected M&M President Andrew Manatos, as “one of the 100 most influential people in private Washington.”