(Ottawa, Canada, October 30, 2014) – Argyle Communications, one of Canada’s largest independent public relations firms, today announced the opening of a federal public affairs practice in Ottawa. Argyle has done extensive work in government communications at all levels – federal, provincial, municipal and international – and is well-placed to deepen its activities in the nation’s capital.
The award-winning firm, headquartered in Toronto since 1979, is led by CEO Daniel Tisch, a former senior political advisor and public servant in various departments, and past chair of the public relations industry’s global professional body. Tisch and the Argyle team are well-known for communications, advocacy, crisis management and stakeholder consultations on some of the most complex issues in the public sector. These include food and drug safety, environmental issues, health care, transportation, infrastructure, urban affairs, agriculture, R&D, financial services, international trade, child welfare and procurement.