Toronto, December 15, 2015 – Leading Canadian public relations and engagement firm, GCI Group (GCI) is pleased to announce the promotions of Lisa Yerilin to Account Supervisor, Consumer, and Amanda Federchuk to Senior Consultant, Healthcare.
“Lisa and Amanda are key GCI team members, and we are proud to recognize their contributions,” said Marion MacKenzie, President of GCI Canada. “Our Consumer and Healthcare practices have benefited from their expertise, and their promotions will allow us to recognize their contribution to our continued growth.”
Since joining GCI in September 2013, Lisa has become a trusted adviser to her Consumer colleagues and clients. With a passion and enthusiasm for all things PR, she has flawlessly executed media and consumer events across the country, regularly exceeding client expectations.
Amanda joined the Healthcare team at GCI Group in March 2012, and supports her clients in brand communications, media relations, advocacy and issues management. A natural project manager and relationship builder, she has helped execute award-winning campaigns including “Igniting the VA Dialogue” and “VOLTAREN Emulgel® Stay in the Play.”
“At GCI, we pride ourselves on understanding the business challenges and opportunities facing our clients and going above and beyond for them. Both Lisa and Amanda are embodiments of that,” added MacKenzie. “We look forward to their continued growth and success in their new roles.”
About GCI Group
GCI Group (GCI) is a Canadian leader in the public relations industry with deep expertise in the areas of consumer, healthcare, technology, corporate communications, stakeholder relations and engagement and digital. GCI Group services a broad client base, combining the aggressiveness and agility of a specialty boutique with the depth and breadth of a dynamic multinational agency. GCI is a member of the WPP Group of companies, one of the world’s leading communications families and is one of the Greater Toronto Area’s Top 100 Employers for 2016. For more information, visit www.gcicanada.com.