Joanne Pitkin, Senior Consultant, Fleishman-Hillard Ottawa Joanne Pitkin is a Senior Consultant at Fleishman-Hillard (FH) in Ottawa with over six years of experience working in the industries of health, finance, natural resources, defence, and telecommunication. At FH, Joanne provides strategic advice in the areas of public affairs, corporate communications, media relations, and issues management.
Contributing to a broad range of projects at FH, Joanne has assisted in the conceptualization and implementation of integrated communications strategies for clients suchas Mars Canada, Canadian Tire, Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Irving Shipbuilding Inc., as well as many of the firm’s financial clients.
Previous to joining FH, Joanne held various communications roles in federal agencies including the Privy Council Office, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Public Works and Government Services Canada and Natural Resources Canada.
Joanne studied at the University of Ottawa, where she graduated magna cum laude in Communications and Business Administration. She currently sits serves as Treasure for the National Capital’s chapter of Equal Voice and sits on the board for the Canadian Advocacy Network.
Joanne is listed as one of PR in Canada’s Top 30 Under 30 for 2016, and Women in Defence and Security (WiDS) and Esprit de Corps Magazine’s TopWomen in Defence for 2017.