Steve specializes in developing and delivering collaborative and creative communications strategies that consistently deliver results. He has advanced expertise in reputation management, media relations, issues and crisis management and communications training.
During his 30 years as a communications professional, Steve has served clients in the aerospace, agri-food, bio-technology, energy, entertainment, financial services, forest products, information technology, manufacturing, packaged goods, pharmaceutical, resource, telecommunications and utility sectors. He has an active network of senior leaders in business, media government and academia across Canada.
Steve is one of a handful of Canadian professionals to be awarded the Canadian Public Relations Society’s prestigious National Award of Attainment for his leadership in establishing the Certificate Program in Public Relations at Ryerson Polytechnic University. He is a frequent speaker on public and media relations, and serves on the boards of several not-for-profit organizations.
He holds an Honours Degree in Science from Carleton University and a Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture from the Ontario Agriculture College at the University of Guelph and is an accredited member of the Canadian Public Relations Society. Steve walks, runs, cycles, paddles and swims whenever he can and enjoys learning and giving back to the community.