TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - NATIONAL Public Relations is the newest and the only Canadian member of AMO, a global network of best-in-class financial communications firms. NATIONAL's participation in AMO strengthens the Firm's ability to deliver globally for clients who are involved in cross-border transactions. With over 750 financial communications professionals, NATIONAL and AMO can deliver unmatched counsel and on-the-ground support in 44 cities across 22 countries.
"Our clients continue to turn to NATIONAL for advice on increasingly complex and global matters. The AMO network enables us to deliver the highest level of support for clients in markets around the world," said John Crean, National Managing Partner, NATIONAL Public Relations. "Our participation in AMO reflects our commitment to continuously evolve our service offering and to ensure that we have the right relationships and specialized resources worldwide," he added.
"We are very pleased to announce the addition of NATIONAL to the AMO network," said Jim Abernathy, chairman and CEO of The Abernathy Macgregor Group and chairman of AMO. "With NATIONAL as our partner, all clients of the AMO network can be assured of receiving best-in-class strategic communications advice in Canada, no matter the region in which they are doing business. The AMO network has truly global reach and is now able to offer market leading communications advice throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia."
AMO is the leading global network of strategic and financial communications consultancies. Its 'best-in-class' philosophy brings together local market leaders with unrivalled knowledge of financial markets and cross-border transactions in the key financial centres of Europe, Asia and the Americas. Providing sophisticated communications counsel for M&A and capital market transactions, media relations, investor relations and corporate crises, its member firms have established relationships with many S&P 500, FTSE 100, DAX 30, SMI, CAC 40 and IBEX 35 companies. www.amo-global.com
AMO is comprised of the following market-leading network members:
- The Abernathy MacGregor Group in the U.S.
- Maitland in the U.K.
- Havas Worldwide in France, Belgium and Dubai
- HERING SCHUPPENER in Germany and Brussels
- LLORENTE & CUENCA in Spain, Portugal and Latin America
- Hirzel.Neef.Schmid.Counselors in Switzerland
- SPJ in the Netherlands
- Porda Havas in China
- AD HOC Communication Advisors in Italy
- NBS Communications in Poland
- NATIONAL Public Relations in Canada
About NATIONAL Public Relations
NATIONAL Public Relations is the largest public relations consultancy in Canada, with offices in Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Saint John, Halifax, St. John's, New York and London. The Firm serves leading corporate, government and institutional clients and offers the full range of communications services, including corporate communications, investor relations, public affairs, employee engagement, public consultation and participation, marketing, technology and healthcare communications, as well as digital communications.
NATIONAL is owned by RES PUBLICA Consulting Group, a Montreal-based holding and management company of leading professional services firms offering strategic public relations counsel to a wide range of businesses. www.national.ca
SOURCE: NATIONAL Public Relations - Toronto
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