News & Opinions

We operate in an ever-changing environment. Keep up with insights from our team, highlights from our work, and glimpses of the culture that makes FHR shine.

Nouvelles et opinions

Nous travaillons dans un environnement en constante évolution. Soyez au courant des points de vue de notre équipe, des faits saillants de notre travail et des aperçus de la culture qui fait briller FHR.

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Trudeau Announces His Starting Lineup for 2019

The FHR team takes a look at the new-look cabinet.

Gordon Taylor Lee
2018-07-18
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AI: The Technology We Love to Hyperbolize

A new report from FH: Artificial Intelligence & Communications, The Fads. The Fears. The Future.

Natalie Sauvé
2018-07-18
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Ontario Speech from the Throne: "A Government for the People”

The FHR team summarizes the Ontario Speech from the Throne: "A Government for the People”

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-07-12
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A Perspective on RISE 2018

FH's Hong Kong team share highlights from RISE.

Natalie Sauvé
2018-07-11
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New Conservative Government Takes Office in Ontario

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-06-29
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Federal Update: End of Spring Session

It has been a relatively turbulent session in the House of Commons. FHR experts break down the Spring Session.

Gordon Taylor Lee
2018-06-21
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Reorganization Hits Consumer Publications

Canada's media landscape suffers another blow with layoffs at Rogers Media.

Natalie Sauvé
2018-06-15
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Built (Doug) Ford Tough

June 7 came and went. The sun came up the morning of June 8, and the sky didn’t fall. Welcome to Ford World.

Kevin Macintosh
2018-06-13
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2018 Ontario Election: Change Election Delivers Large Majority for Conservatives

Last night Ontario voters elected Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservatives to a very strong majority government. Here's our team's take on what went down.

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-06-08
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2018 Ontario Election Week 4: Campaign Analysis

With the campaign entering the home stretch, we take a look at the week that was, and a look ahead at what the parties need to do in the final days leading up to June 7th.

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-06-01
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2018 Ontario Election Final Leaders’ Debate Sets the Stage for June 7 Vote

Our PA team's perspective on the final Ontario debate.

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-05-28
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The Best Sound Bytes from our “Data and the Era of Ultra Personalization” Event

With data security and consumer privacy seemingly always in the news, we recently brought industry leaders from TD Bank, Uber and Wealthsimple together for a deep-dive discussion on Data and the Era of Ultra Personalization.

Patrick Gladney
2018-05-28
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2018 Ontario Election Week 3: Campaign Analysis

This week on the campaign trail, shared by FHR's public affairs team.

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-05-25
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2018 Ontario Election Week 2: Campaign Analysis

Our PA team summarizes week two of the 2018 Ontario Election.

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-05-18
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2018 Ontario Election Week 1: Campaign Analysis

With the Ontario election underway, the FleishmanHillard HighRoad team weighs in on each party's potential path to victory.

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-05-11
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How to Protect Corporate Reputation in a Digital World

Recent events prove that if your business is not performing proper due diligence to protect customer information, you should keep your corporate crisis communications handbook in close proximity.

Angela Carmichael
2018-05-11
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2018 Ontario Election: Toronto-Focused Debate Sets Tone for Campaign

Although the writ hasn’t yet dropped, yesterday’s City TV debate has given us the first look at a narrative that is likely to continue to play out on the campaign trail over the next few weeks.

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-05-08
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Taking Control of the Message

In a world where social media gives brands the opportunity to share their own message, we’ve seen many companies shift to a publisher mindset. And now, so has Doug Ford.

Patrick Gladney
2018-05-04
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May 23, 2018 Event: Data in the Era of Ultra Personalization

Join us on Wednesday, May 23 at The Toronto Board of Trade for an expert panel discussion with TD Bank, Uber, and Wealthsimple.

Patrick Gladney
2018-05-01
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HMI Daily Digest 2018 – Day 3: Cryptocurrencies for IoT, Future of Mobility & 3D Puzzles

Our Germany colleagues provided updates and insights from day three of HMI 2018.

Natalie Sauvé
2018-04-25
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HMI Daily Digest 2018 – Day 2: 3D-Printing, A.I., and Robot vs. Human Table Tennis

Our Germany colleagues are on the ground at HMI providing us with updates and insights, now on day two.

Natalie Sauvé
2018-04-24
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HMI Daily Digest 2018 – Day 1: IoT Security, Smart Factory

Our Germany colleagues are on the ground at HMI providing us with updates and insights for those following from a far.

Natalie Sauvé
2018-04-23
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Building Resilience to Manage Cyber Risk

Charles Muggeridge shares insights coming out of the International Cyber Risk Management Conference.

Charles Muggeridge
2018-04-12
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Fear, Loathing, and Wringing of Hands…Really?

The election of Doug Ford as Leader of Ontario’s PC Party has—right on cue—prompted all manner of anxiety and emotion, and not just on the left. It is right across the political spectrum.

Kevin Macintosh
2018-04-11
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2018 Ontario Budget: "A Plan for Care and Opportunity”

This afternoon, Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa delivered the Ontario government’s 2018 Budget.

Zak Paget
2018-03-28
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Eight Influencer Marketing Trends in 2018

The power of influencers continues to rise in 2018, with more brands looking to cement mutually beneficial relationships with those who hold sway over consumer interests and social feeds.

Carolyn Wheatley
2018-03-21
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Ontario Speech from the Throne: A Time for Care and Opportunity

Ontario Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Dowdeswell delivered the Ontario government’s Speech from the Throne, an opportunity to lay out the government’s priorities for the coming legislative session, and, in this unique case, its election platform.

Zak Paget
2018-03-19
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Gender & Inclusive Growth: Because It’s 2018

Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled the Liberal Government’s 2018-19 Budget in the House of Commons, the third of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s four-year mandate.

Gordon Taylor Lee
2018-02-28
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Premier Wynne Shuffles Cabinet

FlieshmanHillard HighRoad perspective on Premier Kathleen Wynne’s cabinet shuffle a few months before election

Anne Marie Quinn
2018-01-18
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Communicating a Data Breach: Choose Your Words Carefully

FHR’s senior lead for crisis shares insights on communicating a data breach.

Leslie Walsh
2018-01-17
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Companies Need to Plan for Handling a Cybersecurity Breach

Angela Carmichael
2018-01-17
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2017 Ontario Economic Outlook

FlieshmanHillard HighRoad provides thoughts on Ontario’s economic outlook in 2017

John Capobianco
2017-11-15
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2017 Ontario Budget Analysis

FlieshmanHillard HighRoad perspective on the 2017 Ontario Budget

John Capobianco
2017-04-27
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Cyber Threats: It's Not Just the Perimeter that Needs Defending

Cybersecurity experts provide insight into the need for internal as well as external security efforts.

Charles Muggeridge
2017-03-23

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