Laura D’Angelo to Lead Enterprise Canada’s Growing Ottawa Team
Ottawa, ON –Enterprise Canada is proud to announce Laura D’Angelo as head of our federal government relations practice in Ottawa, where she will lead a talented group of public affairs professionals from across the political spectrum. As Vice President, National Strategy & Public Affairs, Laura will leverage the talents and capabilities of the broader Enterprise and Creative Currency teams to deliver innovative approaches that secure wins for clients in a constantly evolving federal political scene.
“The opportunity ahead is incredible, and I’m excited to work with Enterprise Canada and our passionate and talented team of strategists to expand our federal presence and deliver the same exceptional results clients have come to expect from Enterprise across the country,” said D’Angelo. “In the coming weeks we’ll have more exciting announcements to share on staffing and a new office location.”
Laura previously held a senior role in the Prime Minister’s Office, worked at the Liberal Party of Canada, and is a veteran of numerous political campaigns. She most recently held a senior role at the largest feminist investment fund in the world, the Equality Fund, overseeing operations through the initial phase of the fund’s design and build after an investment of $300 million from the Government of Canada. Laura is a much sought-after c-suite advisor who understands the intersection of business and government policy.
“Laura is a tremendous leader who is going to take Enterprise Canada to the next level in the national capital region,” said Jason Lietaer, President, Enterprise Canada. “She is a strategic thinker with the right combination of public, private and leadership experience to bring the Enterprise style of results-driven consulting to federal issues, problems and opportunities.”
An Ottawa native, Laura brings a deep understanding of not only politics but the public service to her work. Her creative approach to problem solving and strategy brings unique and outside the box solutions to clients and c-suite leaders nationwide.
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