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  • FleishmanHillard in Canada and High Road Announce Intention to Merge

    September 28, 2017

    Combined Agency to be a National Leader in Brand, Public Affairs and Corporate Reputation Engagement TORONTO, September 28, 2017 — FleishmanHillard in Canada (FH) and High Road today announced the intention to merge, creating a leading agency for brand, public affairs and corporate reputation work. The combined agency will be called FleishmanHillard HighRoad (FHR) and will have offices in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver. It is anticipated that the merger will be finalized by January 2018...

  • FleishmanHillard Toronto Wins Big this Awards Season, Including Coveted North American Award

    July 13, 2017

    This awards season we’ve continued to raise the bar, picking up a total of 14 awards! We’re especially proud of our win at the North American SABRE Awards for our ORBA #SiteUnseen campaign, taking home Gold despite fierce competition from not just Canada, but America as well. Another highlight includes picking up eight CPRS ACE Awards in one night, including Gold for our Lactantia Butter Secrets campaign. While the biggest reward for us has always...

  • Defeating the Trolls: It Takes More Than a Sassy Comeback

    January 13, 2017

    Jennifer Shah, SVP & Partner, Digital & Marketing Communications Wendy’s set Twitter all abuzz recently with their response to a critic who questioned their “Always Fresh, Never Frozen” beef claim, using their signature cheeky tone to put him in his place. Granted, forgetting the invention of a thing called refrigerators makes you fair game for a joke or two, but the overwhelmingly positive reaction to Wendy’s is about more than getting a quick laugh. It’s...

  • FH Salon: Making the Government Relationship Work

    December 19, 2016

    On December 15th FleishmanHillard Toronto was pleased to welcome Karim Bardeesy to speak with clients about ‘Making the Government Relationship Work.’ Karim would certainly know – until recently, he served as Deputy Principal Secretary to Premier Kathleen Wynne, and prior to that as Executive Director of Policy for Premier Wynne and the Hon. Dalton McGuinty. With the tectonic plates of politics shifting rapidly, it is more important than ever to understand how policy is developed...

  • Are your symbols in sync with your story?

    December 12, 2016

    Leslie Walsh, SVP, Reputation Management Last week, the Bank of Canada announced that beginning in 2018, Viola Desmond’s likeness will appear on our currency. An icon of the human rights and freedom movement who defiantly refused to leave a whites-only area of a movie theatre in 1946 and was subsequently jailed, convicted and fined, Ms. Desmond will be the first Canadian woman to grace a $10 banknote. The decision is a nod to our heritage...