We protect reputations, now and for the long-term.

Mobilizing our global network, we address urgent, emerging, and potential issues, both in real-time and preemptively.  We do it through comprehensive risk and reputation management, crisis planning and training, and rapid response.


John Larsen, Executive Vice-President, Crisis and Risk

John is an award-winning communications professional with 26 years of varied experience. He is Edelman’s Executive Vice-President, Crisis & Risk. He has managed political campaigns, taught at four Canadian colleges and universities, and is the former head of the Canadian Forces Public Affairs Branch Primary Reserve.

John has a passion for issues and reputation management and led crisis communications for the G8 Summit and the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.