Q+A – Erin Lawrence, senior producer with CTV Morning Live

by H+K Canada

September 29, 2014

Q+A – Erin Lawrence, senior producer with CTV Morning Live

Erin Lawrence is a senior producer with CTV Morning Live in Calgary and a freelance journalist, writer and blogger. Follow her on Twitter @tvchick13CTV. +1 What do you read to keep current on the latest trends and news?  I read two or three local newspapers each morning, then surf the web for other local news … Read more

UN’s communications on Ebola falls woefully short of its crisis response

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling on the global community to work in unorthodox ways, by collapsing institutional barriers and pledging $1billion to the UNMEER mission in response to the Ebola crisis. This is pretty weighty and, of course, headline-grabbing stuff. Amid the accolades and praise swirling in the latter half of last week … Read more

H+K Canada wins prestigious Global SABRE Award

H+K Canada wins big—again! The Holmes Report has recognized our work on CNOOC’s purchase of Nexen, as one of the 50 Best Public Relations Programs in the world today with a Global SABRE Award. The transaction was the largest-ever successful Chinese outbound investment and the largest Canadian M+A transaction of 2012. Our also team claimed … Read more

CSC procurement strategy – time to lift anchor

H+K Canada chairman Brian Mersereau lends his procurement strategy expertise to the Ottawa Citizen as the Defence Watch guest writer. This article was originally published on September 12, 2014. The Canadian Surface Combatant procurement strategy – time to lift anchor  Not much appears to have changed on the Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) program since my original piece … Read more

Premier Prentice and PC politics in Alberta

Alberta public affairs group leader Catherine Keill shares her personal experience working with newly elected PCAA Leader Jim Prentice, offering her perspective on what his recent win means for the future of Alberta’s politics. The room crackled with anticipation last Saturday, September 6 as the gathered crowd of more than 350 PC Association of Alberta … Read more