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What We Offer

We Empower Social Change

Public Response is a digital agency that services leading non-profits and trade unions in the fields of online engagement and government relations.

Our goal is to help clients inform, inspire and empower others to achieve social change.

  • Progressive values
  • Bilingual team
  • Labour movement and non-profit experience
  • A social enterprise supporting the Rideau Institute
Services We Offer
Our Team

President

Steve is a well-known policy analyst and a strategic campaigner who succeeds both online and on the Hill. He founded Public Response to help leading progressive organizations achieve their goals.

Campaign Consultant

Sandra has deep roots working on social justice and human rights campaigns within faith based organizations. She works with clients to build engaging campaigns using her social media skills and widespread connections in Ottawa.

Operations Coordinator

Kat is connected with the next generation of policy and social activists, and is passionate about young people getting involved in politics, especially young women. Her political savvy helps clients connect their campaigns to young people and policy makers alike.

Morna Ballantyne
Senior Consultant

Morna has committed herself to strengthening the unions’ ability to engage with their members and the broader community. She works with union leaders and activists at all levels of the labour movement to build successful campaigns on behalf of their members, and citizens.

Christopher Holcroft
Toronto Associate

Christopher has more than a decade of strategic communications, media relations and political campaign management experience in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors.He advises clients on all facets of their communications and advocacy plans.

Jim Goss
Toronto Associate

Jim Goss is a strategic communications specialist. He knows the telecommunications, transportation and primary resource industries. His work with unions and progressive causes has helped win the wireless code, national contracts, new laws, better transit and more.

Some of the people and firms who help us to deliver great campaigns and events
Engagement

 

Michel Tanguay
Traslation
Programming

 

Janet Shorten
Editing
Some of our favourite web tools that we work with every day
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