With nearly a decade of work in politics and for governments in Ottawa, Toronto, and Brussels, Blair brings a strong degree of public affairs and government relations experience to McMillan Vantage.
As a staffer at Queen’s Park, Blair provided strategic communications, legislative and public affairs support to Ministers and Members of Provincial Parliament, including working to advance Ontario’s relationship with Indigenous peoples, and support manufacturers and small businesses. Before entering provincial politics, he worked at Export Development Canada, helping Canadian companies grow abroad, and for the European Union in Brussels and their embassy in Ottawa. An experienced campaign manager, he has worked on provincial and federal nominations, campaigns and leaderships, including some of the more competitive races in the country.
Blair is a graduate of University of Kent’s Brussels School of International Studies, Seneca College, and Queen’s University.