TORONTO, Jan. 4 /CNW/ - Richard Mahoney, one of Canada's most respected
public affairs professionals is joining NATIONAL Public Relations.
NATIONAL is Canada's largest, most successful strategic communications
Mr. Mahoney, who joins as Vice President, Government Relations, will be
based in the Firm's Toronto and Ottawa offices. A lawyer, he has had an
impressive career, having worked as a special assistant to the Rt. Hon.
John Turner and as a political advisor to the Rt. Hon. Paul Martin
throughout his political career. He was Senior Vice-President of
Borealis Capital Corporation where he worked on the financing of major
public infrastructure projects and their public policy implications. As
Partner at the prestigious law firm, FMC, he was Chair, Public Policy
Practice Group and Co-Chair, Government Industry Joint Venture Practice
"Richard is an exceptionally strong addition to NATIONAL's rapidly
growing government relations practice. His deep political, corporate
and legal experience contributes to insightful and strategic counsel
for clients in most business sectors," said John Crean, National
Managing Partner, NATIONAL Public Relations.
Richard joins a team of public affairs and government relations staff at
NATIONAL in all key markets across Canada. In addition to working
closely with Chris Froggatt, Managing Partner of NATIONAL's Ottawa
office, he will provide counsel to clients looking to advance
government relations projects in the province of Ontario.
About NATIONAL Public Relations
NATIONAL (www.national.ca) is the largest public relations consultancy in Canada and was chosen
among the top 10 public relations firms in the world for corporate and
social responsibility. NATIONAL is the current Canadian Public
Relations Agency of the year as proclaimed by the distinguished
international publication The Holmes Report. NATIONAL has offices in
Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City,
New York and London, as well as an interest in MT&L/NATIONAL in Halifax
and Saint John.
The Firm offers corporate communications, investor relations, public
affairs, public consultation and participation, marketing
communications, technology, healthcare communications, digital
communications and employee engagement services to a broad range of
leading corporate, government and institutional clients.
Internationally, the Firm is affiliated with Burson-Marsteller.
SOURCE NATIONAL Public Relations
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