GARY LEY is a Vancouver native and one of Canada's most experienced public affairs consultants, with 20 years of expertise devoted to a range of clients and issues. He has been a senior consultant with major national and international professional service firms, and founded his own practice to focus on providing counsel and expertise to a core group of clients.
In his public affairs consulting career Gary's work has been recognized by awards from the Canadian Public Relations Society and the International Association of Business Communicators. He has spoken at the Banff School of Advanced Management, the Young President's Organization, the American Marketing Association, and the MBA programs at UBC, SFU, and the University of Calgary. He has been interviewed by CBC TV, CBC Radio, BCTV, TIME magazine, CKNW, The Globe & Mail, The Vancouver Sun, The National Post, and Associated Press.
Gary has managed more than 60 crises for corporate clients, provided media skills and presentation skills training to more than 300 executives, and worked extensively in the resource, telecommunications, transportation, and food service industries.
Gary is a member of the campaign cabinet for the BCIT Aerospace Campus project, a member of the Vancouver Symphony Foundation cabinet and served on the Boards of Arts Umbrella and Canuck Place Children's Hospice for five years.
Gary, Jill, and their three children live in North Vancouver.
Public Affairs | Issue Management, Crisis Management,
Government Relations, Strategic Counsel, Community Relations.
Communications | Communications Reviews and Audits,
Communications Planning, Speechwriting, Speaker Training,
Corporate Communications, Merger and Acquisition Communications.
Media Relations. | Media Strategies, News Releases and
Media Packages, Media Skills Training.
Public Relations. | Marketing and Advertising Support,
Special Event Design.
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200-2415 Columbia Street | Vancouver, BC, Canada | V7X 1G4