AVENIR GLOBAL is a Montreal-based holding and management company with an active operations mindset and a hands-on approach to all its investments.
In Canada, AVENIR GLOBAL owns NATIONAL Public Relations, the country’s leading public relations firm, servicing clients across a wide range of sectors, which includes NATIONAL Capital Markets, the industry’s foremost investor relations and financial services practice. In the United States, AVENIR GLOBAL owns SHIFT Communications, a data-driven integrated communication agency; and the public relations and communication company Padilla, which includes the brand consultancy Joe Smith, the food and nutrition experts at FoodMinds and the research authorities at SMSResearch Advisors.
The AVENIR GLOBAL network also includes healthcare specialists AXON Communications, with offices in Toronto, the U.S., the U.K. and Europe, healthcare creative agency Cherry, and Madano, a strategic communication consultancy based in London.
AVENIR GLOBAL is owned by RES PUBLICA Consulting Group.
With 850 staff in 21 locations across Canada, the U.S. and in Europe, we are among the top 20 largest communication firms in the world.