TORONTO: FleishmanHillard has promoted Angela Carmichael to SVP, partner, and GM of the agency's Toronto office.
She was previously its SVP.
Carmichael, who joined Fleishman five years ago, has succeeded Bill Walker, who is taking on outside projects but is continuing to serve as a senior adviser to Fleishman clients in Toronto.
During her time at Fleishman, Carmichael has helped to build the firm's offerings in Toronto, including creating a corporate practice with a number of clients in the public and private sectors. She has also led the office's consumer, public sector, healthcare, and financial communications practices.
Before Fleishman, Carmichael worked in corporate communications at IBM in Canada.