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Leslie Quinton has worked in communications since 1990, both in agencies and in corporations, and has overseen mandates for a wide variety of public and private sector clients as well as non-profit organizations. She has led the teams who have created regional, national and international communications plans, and has particular expertise in crisis and risk communications strategies, brand management, media relations, launching and positioning activities, media training, sponsorship, event management and all related activities. She specializes in CSR and corporate communications issues, and has written many articles and given conferences around Canada on these and other areas. In 2008, she was awarded the Inspira award by the Jeunes relationnistes de la SQPRP for her leadership in communications education. She is also extremely active with many non-profit organizations, sits on the board for various community groups, and mentors young PR professionals.