Gal Wilder

Account Group Director

Gal Wilder is account group director, Cohn & Wolfe | Toronto. He joined the team in 2002 and is responsible for the program development and management for a number of technology and corporate clients.

Gal has over a decade’s experience in providing communication, media relations, reputation and issue management counsel and executive media training to organizations from various industry sectors including: technology, financial and professional services, telecom, transportation & logistics to name a few. He holds an Accredited Business Communicator designation (ABC) from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Communications and Sociology from the University of Haifa in Israel.

Prior to joining Cohn & Wolfe, Gal served as a Senior Public Relations Consultant at the Israeli branch of Porter Novelli. There he was involved in planning and implementing strategic regional and global aligned public relations programs for a number of international companies including Accenture, Microsoft/MSN, Nokia and i2 Technologies. Gal’s experience also includes working as a PR consultant for a boutique PR agency specialized in the tech industry where he led the local market public relations activations for HP, Canon, Acer and McAfee.

His successful track record in leading a variety of domestic and globally-aligned media relations campaigns earned him industry awards and recognition from both the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) and the Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) in Toronto. In 2001 the Porter Novelli network awarded Gal for the outstanding launch campaign he led for the introduction of Microsoft’s MSN in the local market.

 

 

 
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