Thorn Run Partners and Rockingstone Group Announce New Strategic Partnership

Thorn Run Partners (TRP) (thornrun.com) and the Rockingstone Group (rockingstonegroup.com) today announced the formation of a strategic alliance to link their leading health care policy and tactical capabilities. The two firms will share intelligence, collaborate on policy analysis, and jointly serve on new client projects.

Founded in 2010, Thorn Run Partners features one of Washington’s leading health care lobbying, communications, and policy practices, and proudly represents some of the nation’s leading companies, trade associations, and nonprofits. Rockingstone provides industry and health system clients with deep-dive, project-based policy counsel and expertise in the design and implementation of forward-thinking, value-based solutions. Rockingstone is composed of former Senate staffers who were instrumental in the development of the Affordable Care Act.

“Partnering with Rockingstone affords Thorn Run’s clients access to an even deeper level of health policy expertise than ever before,” stated TRP’s co-founding partner Andy Rosenberg, “and it allows us to better serve our clients by offering them a seamless means of pairing our advocacy expertise with sophisticated research and in-depth policy projects.”

“We are very excited at the prospect of partnering with our friends at Thorn Run Partners to bring our clients a truly end-to-end continuum of service,” said Rockingstone President Jordanna Davis. “Our clients look to us to help them drive efficiencies and develop systems that improve outcomes, and these challenges are inextricably linked to the policy decisions being made in our nation’s capital.”

About Thorn Run Partners

Founded in January 2010 by veteran lobbyists Andy Rosenberg and Chris Lamond, who previously served as staffers to Senators Edward M. Kennedy (D-MA) and Fred Thompson (R-TN), respectively, Thorn Run Partners is a full-service government relations and strategic communications firm with offices in Washington, Los Angeles, and Portland, Oregon. 

About Rockingstone Group

Rockingstone Group is a health care consulting firm based in New York that brings decades of experience working in and with the federal government, health systems, payers, tech companies and advocacy groups. Rockingstone helps its clients overcome some of their most critical strategic obstacles. The firm was founded by Jordanna Davis, a Capitol Hill veteran who served as health policy staff to Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) during the drafting of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).