The World’s largest private public relation’s agency has expanded its Toronto team with the addition of Shane Dolgin and Joe Belfontaine. In his new role Shane will join Edelman as Senior Vice President & Practice Leader, Corporate and Technology. With more than 12 years of international public relations agency and in-house experience, Dolgin has worked with business leaders spanning multiple industry sectors, including Bombardier, Porter Airlines, Canada Post, Labatt Breweries, Janssen Ortho, Hewlett-Packard and Rogers Wireless. Joe joins the agency’s as an Account Director, Health. Prior to joining, Joe was Chief of Staff to Ontario’s Minister of Health Promotion where he was vital to building the organization and developing key government initiatives such as the strategies for Smoke-Free Ontario and Healthy Eating Activity Living.
Edelman Canada has also promoted Robyn Adelson to Vice President of the Consumer. Since Adelson joined Edelman almost five years ago, she has been instrumental to the overall successful growth of the Consumer practice, guiding many of Edelman’s most significant and long-standing clients.
Stephanie Kohls has been promoted to Account Director, also in the Consumer practice. With more than seven years of consumer marketing experience, Kohls draws upon her expertise in strategic and creative planning, client and project management, media relations and event management in order to provide sound counsel to her clients.