Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) is pleased to announce the appointment of Chrystiane Mallaley to Vice President. A multi-disciplinary specialist, she brings over 15 years of expertise in public participation, integrated communications and public affairs to H+K’s Ottawa office.

“With a diverse range of experience and her track record of producing tangible, meaningful results for clients, Chrystiane is a welcomed asset for both our public participation offering and communications team,” said Michelle McLean, National Health + Wellness Sector Lead and interim General Manager of H+K’s Ottawa office. “Her insight and expertise from integrated communications programs and her time in government will prove valuable for our H+K clients across sectors.”

A diverse background, with several years of experience on an in-house communications team, within two levels of government and at a public relations agency, Chrystiane has led multidisciplinary teams to design innovative, integrated communications and public participation programs to engage Canadians on the issues that matter to them. Her client service experience spans a variety of sectors including energy + industrials, retail + leisure, technology and transportation. She has developed and executed comprehensive communications strategies in support of government policies, programs and priorities in past roles with both the Government of New Brunswick and Halifax Regional Municipality.

Chrystiane is the recipient of several industry awards, a frequent speaker at sector conferences and forums, and an active member of the International Association of Public Participation (IAP2 Canada). She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree with First Class Honours in Biology from St. Francis Xavier University and undertook studies in the Masters of Business Administration at the University of New Brunswick. Chrystiane’s appointment is effective immediately.

As H+K continues to grow and add new clients, it’s always looking for new and diverse talent to add to its teams. For more information on the roles that are currently open click here


About Hill+Knowlton Strategies
Hill+Knowlton Strategies Canada (H+K) is a public relations and public affairs consultancy providing services to local, multinational and global clients from its eight offices across the country.

The firm works with clients to solve complex communications challenges and deliver award winning campaigns and is focused on continued innovation for the industry. H+K offers deep sector knowledge and breadth of public relations and public affairs expertise including specialists in health + wellness, technology, government + public sector, energy + industrials, consumer packaged goods, financial + professional services, food + drink, retail + leisure and sports.

Globally, Hill+Knowlton Strategies Inc., has offices in more than 40 countries as well as an extensive associate network; and it is a member of WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY), one of the world’s largest communications services groups.


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