KPW Communications is pleased to announce that Kari Vierimaa is joining our team as a Senior Associate. Kari has spent the last decade working in multiple local and national newsrooms as well as in provincial politics.
“Kari is an experienced multi-platform journalist, team leader, and communications specialist who thrives under pressure. Kari’s expertise is an exciting addition to the strength and depth of our team,” said Karman Wong, Co-founder of KPW Communications.
Throughout his career in journalism, Kari has been at the forefront of bringing the biggest stories of the last decade to Canadians across digital, television and radio platforms at CBC, Global, CP24 and CTV. Most recently as a national news producer at the CBC, Kari has helped shape daily editorial content on flagship programs such as World Report and The National.
“I am excited to join the amazing team at KPW and to use my skills to help the diverse roster of clients they support,” said Vierimaa. “From my time as a journalist and as a communications staffer, I understand how to work with clients to break into this seemingly non-stop news cycle”.
Born and raised in Northern Ontario, Kari is bilingual and maintains deep roots in the region. He currently resides in Toronto.
KPW is a full-service communications firm specialising in strategy, media relations, content creation and government relations. For more information, visit www.kpwcomm.com