VANCOUVER, BC: Fleishman-Hillard Canada has hired Jeffrey Ferrier as associate VP.
Based in Vancouver, Ferrier specializes in strategic planning, public affairs, media relations, issues and crisis management, speechwriting, and employee communications.
Ferrier was previously a senior adviser for the Ontario Power Authority. He also served as a senior communications adviser for Ontario's New Democratic Party leaders and led media relations and issues management for Toronto Community Housing, Canada's largest social housing provider.
Earlier in his career, Ferrier was a journalist for newspapers in Ontario.