The exodus from Curt Pringle and Associates, a powerful public-relations and government-affairs firm headed by the former mayor of Anaheim, continues. Melinda Andrade, its most recent departure is perhaps the most telling. The experienced public relations director’s decision came shortly after the Weekly published an article in late May charting the lobbying firm’s shocking shakeup, including two […]
After Losing His Grip on Anaheim City Hall, Is Former Mayor Curt Pringle’s Lobbying Empire Crumbling?
For much of this decade, Curt Pringle & Associates cast a shadow over Anaheim City Hall. The namesake of the public-relations and government-affairs firm, served two terms as Anaheim mayor from 2002 to 2010 and wielded a significant—some would say inordinate—amount of influence over council majorities afterward. Political observers elevated him to Sith Lord status, […]