Grant Ainsley has worked with politicians, CEO’s, association leaders and people from dozens of professions to make them better communicators. Whether he was preparing them for interviews with the news media, or to speak to Board members and staff, Grant has used the knowledge gained over the past 40 years to make them better at saying the right thing at the right time. Grant is one of Canada’s top media trainers and a former award-winning journalist. During his 15-year career in the news media he interviewed some of Canada’s top newsmakers.
His keynote topics are Surviving a Social Media Meltdown and Talk Like a Leader. He’s the author of The Honest Spin Doctor, one of the few books in Canada on media relations. His weekly blog on the media and communications is extremely well read and shared. www.GrantAinsley.com
Grant is currently a member of the CAPS National Board of Directors and during his term has been responsible for updating and managing CAPS’ policies and also sponsorship. He’s also a former President of CAPS Edmonton. Grant believes in the value of membership, saying “CAPS has given me an opportunity to meet a tremendous number of people to learn from and share information.”