Karine Fortin joins Octane Strategies in Ottawa

Octane Strategies is proud to announce that Karine Fortin has recently joined its team as Senior Advisor in the Ottawa office, offering its clients detailed knowledge of the federal political apparatus and its influencers, as well as a valuable expertise in complex issues management and in strategic communications.

“With Karine in Ottawa, Octane Strategies is better positioned than ever to advise clients with complex projects that require an in-depth knowledge of both Quebec and Canada, as well as a network of contacts with influencers in the federal capital,” said managing partner Daniel Charron.

About Karine Fortin

Before joining Octane Strategies, Karine held senior management positions in federal politics where she honed her skills in human resources management, financial management and crisis management. She previously was a national reporter at Le Devoir and The Canadian Press for a decade. She covered national and provincial politics, as well as business news in Montreal. She was also the editor of Le Trente, a monthly magazine published by the Quebec Federation of Professional Journalists. Known as a sharp analyst and as a skilled writer in both English and French, she holds a Graduate Diploma in International Journalism from Université Laval and City University (London, UK). Very involved, Karine was Treasurer of the Parliamentary Press Gallery and sat on the board of the Association des journalistes indépendants du Québec (AJIQ). She volunteers for the Breakfast Club.