MONTREAL, Sept. 21, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - It is with great pleasure that
the communications firm Cohn & Wolfe | Montreal welcomes Mr. François
Crête, who was, up until last August, Chief of staff for the minister
of Education, Recreation, and Sports, Line Beauchamp.
Mrs. Mélanie Joly, managing partner at Cohn & Wolfe | Montreal, is
delighted by Mr. Crête's arrival at the agency and sees his addition as
a reinforcement to the firm's portfolio of services in the corporate
and institutional fields.
Mrs. Joly announced that François Crête will join as Vice President - a
strategic position for the firm's development, which is currently
experiencing strong growth. His expertise in corporate communications,
challenge management and public affairs will greatly benefit the
agency's clients in several respects.
Mr. Crête completed a degree in Computer Science at Sherbrooke
University in 1985. He led a long and successful career in Information
technology and communications before making the move to public affairs
in 2003 as Chief of staff.
He has earned a strong reputation for his excellence and efficiency in
the mandates entrusted to him. As Chief of staff for a number of
governmental departments, he developed an unparalleled expertise and an
outstanding ability to understand and transform important challenges
into sustainable solutions.
He has worked in the following government departments: Culture and
Communications, Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks, and
most recently, Education, Recreation, and Sports.
His years as Chief of staff have provided him with thorough experience;
his vast knowledge of Quebec's administrative and political processes
allows him to remain an influential advisor to the Quebec government.
Cohn & Wolfe's clients will now also benefit from his exceptional sense
of rigor, strong communications skills and versatility.
Cohn & Wolfe | Canada is a Canadian public relations firm with offices
in Montreal, Toronto and Calgary. In Canada, the agency is a member of
the RES PUBLICA network and is affiliated to Cohn & Wolfe Worldwide. In
addition to its expertise in corporate reputation and crisis
management, the Firm is recognized for its creativity in public
relations in the marketing, technology and health sectors. For more
information please visit www.cohnwolfe.ca.
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