TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), Canada's top-ranked public relations and public affairs firm, is pleased to announce Gillian Smith is joining the firm as an associate in its Toronto office.
Most recently the PC candidate in University-Rosedale, Gillian brings a deep background with the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario. Prior to her candidacy in the provincial election, Gillian was Chief Marketing Officer for Toronto Region Board of Trade (TRBoT). She also worked as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) and Head of Communications at RBC Capital Markets among other roles.
Gillian joins H+K with 20 years experience across public affairs, corporate communications and stakeholder engagement.
"Gillian brings a wealth of experience with the Toronto business community as well as linkages with the new PC government in Ontario. She will be an incredible asset for our clients," said Goldy Hyder, President and CEO, Hill+Knowlton Strategies Canada.
SOURCE Hill+Knowlton Strategies
For further information: Alix Gallant, Manager, Business Development + Marketing, [email protected], 416.413.5024