Randy Dawson

Managing Principal,

Calgary

Randy Dawson brings more than 30 years of experience to Navigator as Managing Principal. Randy serves clients across Canada, providing strategic counsel to senior corporate and political leaders with issue and reputation management in both the private and public sector.

Address

121 King Street West
Standard Life Centre
Suite 1810, Toronto, ON
M5H 3T9

Contact
rdawson@navltd.com 403-990-9133 LinkedIn
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Randy Dawson brings over 30 years of experience to Navigator as Managing Principal. Randy serves clients across Canada, providing strategic counsel to senior corporate and political leaders with regard to issue and reputation management in both the private and public sector.
Randy served as senior advisor to Alberta’s Minister of Finance, chief of staff to Canada’s Minister of Constitutional Affairs. In 2007-2008, he served as the provincial campaign manager for Premier Ed Stelmach and the Progressive Conservative Party of Alberta. In 2012 he was a strategic advisor to Premier Alison Redford’s majority victory campaign team.
While serving as the Minister of Finance’s primary liaison with ministry officials, Randy was central to the preparation of the annual budget and attended Treasury Board meetings. Randy had regular interactions with other economic portfolios including Alberta’s Ministry of Energy. He gained particular expertise developing cross ministerial policy and negotiating agreements with the private sector.
After service in government, Randy established Alberta Spirits Inc. turning it into one of the top specialty retail liquor stores in the province, ultimately selling it to the largest liquor store chain in Alberta.
In addition to his extensive experience in government and managing campaigns, Randy has substantive expertise in Issue Management, Crisis Response and Reputation Recovery.

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