Mr. Edmisten was the Deputy Chief Counsel of the Senate Select Committee on Presidential Campaign Activities (the Watergate Committee). He was elected to the offices of Attorney General and Secretary of State of North Carolina. In 1996, he established the Edmisten Group and serves as a Government Relations Consultant for a prestigious group of international clients. In 1998 he was appointed to the board of the Ikon Group. Based in Raleigh, North Carolina, he visits Washington weekly to brief his clients and his many friends in the Congress on developments.