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A family in Lake Charles mourns the loss of a young relative in the Moore, Oklahoma tornado.
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The Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a bank robbery suspect. The Vernon Bank branch on Colony Boulevard in New Llano was robbed Thursday afternoon. Investigators say a black male subjectMore >>
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Southwest Louisiana is doing its part in the Oklahoma tornado recovery effort. In Westlake, people from all over Southwest Louisiana donated items for the tornado victims. It all started with one manMore >>
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Friday, May 24 2013 5:51 PM EDT2013-05-24 21:51:00 GMT
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SOURCE Qorvis Communications, LLC
WASHINGTON, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Matt J. Lauer, (@MattJLauer), president of Qorvis GeoPolitical Solutions and a partner of Qorvis Communications, LLC was named by Washington Life magazine for the second time as one of the most influential people under the age of 40 in Washington, D.C.
Washington Life magazine's Young and The Guest List feature is the annual listing of the city's most influential movers and shakers under 40. The magazine listed Lauer in its March 2013 edition. This is Lauer's third time appearing in Young and The Guest List.
After joining Qorvis in 2004, Lauer has worked to dramatically expand the company's public diplomacy operations. Qorvis GeoPolitical Solutions provides nations and high-profile individuals with reputation management.
Prior to joining Qorvis, Lauer was the executive director of the U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy at the Department of State. The commission, a bipartisan panel appointed by the president, analyzes and evaluates the U.S. government's international public relations capabilities.
Through Qorvis, Lauer has represented the interests of Sri Lanka, Cyprus, Saudi Arabia, the Brunei Investment Agency, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Equatorial Guinea, the Dubai International Financial Center, Bahrain, and Mexico among many others.
Lauer is a member of The Atlantic Council, The University Club of Washington, D.C., The Baltimore Council on Foreign Affairs, The National Press Club, and The Museum of the American Cocktail.