Parisella joins National
John Parisella has joined National Public Relations of Montreal as senior advisor for business outreach. He will begin work on Jan. 23. Parisella is currently the executive director of Campus Montreal, which conducts fundraising campaigna for HEC Montréal, Polytechnique Montréal and the Université de Montréal. Parisella is the former president of Montreal-based BCP and chair of BCP Consultants. He was also director general of the Liberal Party of Quebec, chief of staff to premiers Robert Bourassa and Daniel Johnson, and an advisor to former premier Jean Charest. He was also Quebec's delegate general in New York to Washington area. Parisella has also written for Americas Quarterly, Maclean's magazine and other media outlets. He is also an analyst of US politics at Radio-Canada and a writer at Latin America Goes Global.