Government and Stakeholder Relations in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Raymond Chan is a government relations and strategic communications professional and his experience comes from working both within government and outside of it. Raymond is currently a member of the Government Relations team at CAA Club Group of Companies where he serves as the municipal stakeholder relations lead and subject matter expert on transportation related policy within the Province of Ontario.
As a seasoned communicator who has appeared in numerous broadcast media, Raymond has extensively been called upon to provide his analysis on transportation policy and infrastructure investment spending across Ontario.
Prior to this, Raymond served as the Executive Assistant to a respected Toronto City Councillor where he oversaw all aspects of communications, policy and legislative matters. He has worked to build relationships by engaging internal and external audiences and delivering measurable results that have influenced public policy.
As a former advisor to a federal Member of Parliament and the City of Toronto's Deputy Mayor, Raymond has worked collaboratively with elected officials across all party lines. He knows and understands the inner workings of governments and how to navigate them.
Raymond has extensive experience developing and executing successful strategic plans for clients. He has coached senior executives in the private and not-for-profit sectors in areas such as strategic communications, corporate planning, media training and public policy development.
In addition to his professional work, Raymond is a frequent guest speaker at industry conferences and has lectured to students at the college level. As a youth mentor, he is a frequent motivational speaker at youth-driven events and has volunteered his time with the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Toronto.
Raymond holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto and a post graduate certificate in Corporate Communications from Humber College.
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