Mansfield Communications Joins Proof Inc. in Toronto
ProofDecember 18, 2018
Toronto, December 18, 2018 – Mansfield Communications Inc. and Proof Inc. have entered into an agreement for Mansfield’s staff and clients to join Proof’s Toronto office team effective January 2nd, 2019.
“The Mansfield team includes talented people and an exciting roster of client partners that fit perfectly with our agency,” said Bruce MacLellan, CEO at Proof Inc. “Hugh brings a strong network of relationships in the business and political community and we look forward to working together.”
“We are thrilled to be joining the team at Proof,” said Hugh Mansfield, CEO of Mansfield Communications Inc. “I have watched Bruce and his team build an impressive business over the years and am happy to be on board for the expanded offerings this brings to our clients.”
With roots in public relations, Proof has evolved to offer a range of services, including strategic planning, digital communications, influencer marketing, media relations, reputation management, research, government relations, advertising, and crisis communications. The firm’s annual Proof CanTrust Index tracks the trust levels of Canadians across the spectrum of information sources and public and private institutions.
Financial terms of this agreement are not being disclosed.
Mansfield is an integrated communications agency operating in the North American market for almost 24 years. The agency has deep experience across multiple sectors including consumer, finance, technology, consulting and government to name a few. Mansfield is dedicated to helping their clients succeed in the new frontier of digital marketing while leveraging traditional PR values and opportunities.
Founded in 1994 and now with 280+ awards for client work and industry leadership, the independently owned Proof family of companies (Proof Inc., Proof Experiences Inc., Proof Strategies) have over 175 staff members in offices in Toronto, Montréal, Ottawa, Vancouver and Washington, DC. Annual fee income exceeded $32 million in 2018. As a brand steward to some of North America’s most respected and well-known companies, the firm’s strategic approach is guided by data-driven research, deep subject expertise, smart creative and meticulous measurement. A corporate leader in sustainability, Proof Inc. has been carbon neutral since 2008. Proof collaborates with independently-owned WE Agency (formerly Waggener Edstrom), reaching more than 100 additional international markets.