TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 8, 2015) - Aurora Strategy Group -


In less than two weeks Canadians go to the polls in the forty-second federal election. Aurora Strategy Group's team of experienced public affairs professionals are available to provide thoughtful comments and insights on the election and related topics, such as campaign strategy, negative advertising and GOTV (Get Out The Vote).


Aurora's team members are available in person, via phone, in studio or Skype.


In most cases Aurora team members can accommodate time differences but are located in the Eastern Time zone.


Marcel Wieder - CEO, Toronto, ON

  • A thirty-year veteran of public affairs and politics, who has worked on political campaigns at every level of government.
  • Host of political affairs talk show, The Point, which focuses on Ontario politics.

Susan Walsh - Principal, Mississauga, ON

  • Thirty years of experience in Public Affairs, including having worked on Parliament Hill and Queen's Park.
  • Campaign experience including management, tour and election day.
  • Professor, Public Affairs at Humber College.

Craig Hughson - Principal, Toronto, ON

  • Extensive experience at Queens Park, which included positions as chief of staff and senior policy advisor to Ontario Cabinet Ministers.
  • Former Liberal provincial candidate and campaign manager in Ontario.

Ian Connerty - Principal, Toronto, ON

  • Served as Senior Policy Advisor to federal Minister of Justice.
  • Former provincial campaign manager and current political strategist.
  • Former political columnist for Ottawa Citizen and the Toronto Star.

David Small - Principal, Ottawa, ON

  • Queens Park experience as senior staff for Mike Harris, Janet Ecker, David Johnson and Ernie Eves.
  • Currently serving as Liberal campaign manager in Quebec and has managed previous campaigns.
  • Bilingual and available to comment in French or English.

David Jarvis - Principal, Toronto, ON

  • Has nearly 30 years of experience in the financial services industry.
  • Extensive campaign experience for both Liberal and Conservative candidates.
  • Former riding association executive member.

About Aurora Strategy Group

Aurora Strategy Group is a public affairs and government relations firm that uses the latest communication tools to get clients' messages before the right audience, at the right time. The team is made up of experienced professionals with over one-hundred years of combined experience, who deliver results. For more information please visit: or connect with us on Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook.

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Aurora Strategy Group
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