Hugh is a strategic communications advisor with over 25 years of expertise in designing and implementing complex communications strategies for the private and public sectors throughout North America.
Hugh has extensive experience in corporate communications, public affairs, community engagement and crisis management. He has built award-winning campaigns for some of the largest companies in North America and is an expert in reaching target audiences within the intricacies of communications in the digital world.
Prior to joining McMillan Vantage, Hugh ran a successful North American Communications Agency with offices in Toronto, New York and San Francisco for 24 years. Hugh has previously served as the Executive Assistant to Mayor June Rowlands of Toronto, where he was responsible for economic development and business relations.
Hugh sits on the University of Toronto Advisory Board of Rotman’s Masters in Management Analytics program. He is actively involved in municipal and provincial politics and in his community, where he serves on several local boards and advisory committees.