Justin Sayfie is an attorney and government relations consultant at Sayfie Law Firm. From 1999 to 2001, Justin served as a top advisor to former Florida Governor Jeb Bush. As a lobbyist, Justin effectively engages with multiple levels of government and provides strategic counsel to his clients.
Since 2002, Justin has published SayfieReview.com, an award-winning online publication focused on Florida politics that has been described by the Tampa Bay Times as the "online Bible for Florida political junkies." According to a 2014 survey, 73.1% of Florida Legislators get their news from Sayfie Review, making it the top news source for Florida’s lawmakers.
In September 2013, Justin launched the Sayfie Review Florida Leaders’ Summit. The Summit is an invitation-only event for Florida's top leaders, modeled after the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Summit discussion topics included “Disrupt Florida” and “Big Hairy Audacious Florida.” Speakers at the inaugural summit included Arianna Huffington, Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski and Governor Rick Scott. The 2014 Summit featured keynote speakers Dr. Fareed Zakaria and Ray Kurzweil.
In June 2007, President George W. Bush appointed Justin to the President’s Commission on White House Fellows, where he served until 2009. In 2007, Justin served as a delegate for the American Council on Germany’s Young Leader Conference in Berlin and Munich, and in 2008 he served as a delegate in the American Swiss Foundation’s Young Leader’s Conference in Geneva.
Justin is an avid Miami Heat fan. He enjoys reading, traveling and going to the beach with his three kids.
Follow Justin on Twitter: @JustinSayfie
Carole Ann Hausman is the Chief Operating Officer for Sayfie Law Firm and Sayfie Media. She oversees operations at the firm and the website including accounting, insurance policies, billing, human resources, advertising, travel and IT services.
Carole Ann started with the firm in January 2006 as an executive assistant and quickly began working on Sayfie Review as the advertising director.
After nearly a decade she went on to be the director of administration at the firm, overseeing a variety of departments on behalf of the firm.
In 2013, with the introduction of the inaugural Sayfie Review Florida Leaders Summit, Carole Ann added executive director to her list of accomplishments and responsibilities. The Summit is an annual invitation-only, non-partisan event created in the spirit of the World Economic Forum held in Davos, Switzerland. The purpose of this annual event is to engage Florida's leaders, shape Florida's agenda, and prosper Florida's future. It is the go-to event for Florida's elected officials and opinion leaders each year.
Carole Ann is also a writer and enjoys gardening, travel and live music. She has two books currently published and another on the way in the children's book series called "My Dream For You."