Octane Strategies is a reputed public affairs firm best known for its proven capacity to manage complex issues and for the depth of its expertise. With diverse profiles and experiences in the corporate, political and association sectors, its team stands out by developing custom-made strategies aligned with each project’s unique characteristics. It also displays creativity and innovation to meet clients’ objectives, using a personalized approach that go beyond ready-made formulas.

OCTANE, TODAY

  • About 20 seasoned professionals
  • Special advisors who are leaders in their fields
  • Approximately 100 active clients, of which 80% from the private or not-for-profit sectors
  • Offices in Montreal, Quebec City and Ottawa
  • In-house graphic design studio
  • A+ member of the Alliance des cabinets de relations publiques du Québec
  • A member of Montreal International
  • Eligible to be awarded major public contracts in Quebec
  • Authorized by the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) to compete in public calls for tenders

Prizes and Awards

2015
Associated with the Boomerang award won by Akufen for the creation of the shdm.org website, in the “Non-profit organization website or application” category

2014
Gold medal, External public relations program, for the Conseil de l’industrie forestière québécoise’s “Passez au carbone propre” awareness campaign, Société québécoise des professionnels en relations publiques (SQPRP)

2013
Silver medal, External public relations program, for the Québec fashion industry brand awareness campaign “Target à la mode de chez nous,” Société québécoise des professionnels en relations publiques (SQPRP)

2012
Silver medal, External public relations program, for Aliments du Québec’s “Toujours le bon choix” campaign, Société québécoise des professionnels en relations publiques (SQPRP)

2011
Government communication award for “Dévoilement du projet Turcot,” Forum des communicateurs gouvernementaux (jointly with Quebec’s Ministère des Transports)

2011
Gold medal, Electronic or interactive communications, for the “Sauver Noël” brand awareness campaign for Octane Strategies, Société québécoise des professionnels en relations publiques (SQPRP)