GMA has advised governments around the world on economic policy, tourism strategy, and casino gaming legalization initiatives, and assisted with crafting casino gaming legislation. GMA’s partners and staff have over 100 years of combined experience, ensuring that local, state, and national governments receive the best guidance and advice that accounts for political dynamics, public relations, and overall solution architecting. It has additionally advised various companies and organizations on gaming, tourism, and hospitality initiatives, political climate, and on legislative and campaign management.
GMA regularly responds to RFP’s, RFC’s, and RFI’s in response to government interest in its services. GMA also designs RFP’s for governments, particularly for key sectors in which a government may want to receive substantial foreign investment. GMA’s geographic exposure in public policy advisory extends to Asia, Europe, and North America.
The partners at GMA have served as close advisors to senior political leaders and heads of state in regard to various initiatives in the casino gaming, hospitality, and tourism industries. At various points in public policy making, the convergence of strategy, politics and public relations becomes critical. GMA helps regulatory authorities design and manage RFP/RFC processes that attract the most qualified bidders and identify those bidders that best meet the needs of government and its citizenry. The GMA team has successfully worked on RFPs in North America, Asia, and Europe.
Governments around the world are now contending with ever-increasing competition within their home regions and globally for increased tourism dollars. GMA understands the global tourism market and has advised governments on public policy as it relates to economic and tourism strategies. GMA can help local, regional, and national policymakers develop strategies to effectively grow tourism.
GMA has advised governments around the world on economic policy, tourism strategy, and casino gaming legalization initiatives, and assisted with crafting casino gaming legislation. Its staff continually monitors language and regulatory changes in jurisdictions around the world.
GMA partners have in-depth experience in public advocacy. GMA’s experience includes working with governments on issues of importance to international companies doing business in the Americas, Asia, and Australia, reviewing and revising legislation and regulations, and developing advocacy strategies for both clients and industry groups. It assists clients in developing strategies to work with and advocate to government, business, and community stakeholders.
Corporate Social Responsibility
One of the most important issues companies are measured on within an emerging or existing jurisdiction is their corporate social responsibility and corporate citizenship. GMA has written and implemented local and global plans to address responsible gaming, charitable giving, community outreach, purchasing practices, hiring practices, and sustainability programs. The company has also worked with governments in establishing prudent requirements in their RFPs.