David Gordon has been appointed the new Managing Partner of Cohn & Wolfe in Toronto, replacing Peter Block who took the role back in February 2010. Block will be moving over to NATIONAL Public relations leading financial communications.
As Managing Partner, David is responsible for ensuring the delivery of creative and impactful communication strategies on behalf of all the firm’s clients, and the continued growth of one of Canada’s most established public relations firms. Since joining the firm in 1999 he has led its corporate communications and public affairs practice. He has also held responsibility for Cohn & Wolfe’s business development initiatives. Over his career so far he has worked as a government relations consultant, Senior Advisor to the Attorney General of Ontario and Minister Responsible for Native Affairs, and as an international trade analyst with the Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA).