HOWE&WYE is very pleased to announce the addition two new members of the team. Jan O'Driscoll and Nick Kohlmann will bring specific expertise and deliver superior results for clients in the areas of crisis and reputation management, and Investor Relations. "We are thrilled to be able to add this depth of talent and experience to the team," says Steve Virtue, HOWE&WYE President and CEO. Their experience and insights will add tremendous value to our clients"
Senior Counsel, Crisis and Reputation Management
Jan is an accomplished, bilingual public affairs professional with extensive experience in crisis communications and media relations. He has an established track record of providing strategic communications and public policy advice at the highest levels. He has an extensive network of business media contacts at outlets such as Bloomberg, Globe & Mail, BNN, CBC, BBC, CTV and more.
Jan O’Driscoll has held leadership roles with several federal cabinet ministers and was the lead spokesman for a variety of high-profile files including the Lac Megantic rail disaster, the Attawapiskat First Nation housing crisis and the Idle No More protests, all of which received national and international media coverage. Jan is able to tell your story where it matters most. Jan takes a client first approach and throughout his career has developed a reputation as a straight shooter who is available 24/7, and can be counted on to get the job done.
Nick Kohlmann M.Sc.
Senior Counsel, Investor Relations
Nick is a trained geologist, brings more than ten years experience developing and implementing Investor Relations programs for exploration and mining companies. Nick brings extensive investment and industry networks in North America, Europe and Asia.
Nick has represented numerous companies including Monument Mining, East Asia Minerals, CHF Investor Relations, Wallbridge and Tyhee. Nick’s services include analyst, broker & investor outreach, networks & databases, presentations, investor communications, press releases, road-shows, marketing materials, conferences, site visits, trade shows and websites. Contact Nick