Carol Levine

energi PR: Co-Founder, CEO

Carol is regarded as a public relations and marketing communications expert and thought leader in Canada and internationally through her decades-long career. In 1990 she co-founded energi PR seeing it grow into a national, independently owned bilingual consulting firm with a presence in Toronto and Montreal and a network of professionals across the country.

Past Chair of the Canadian Council of Public Relations Firms, Carol advocates passionately on the role and value of PR as a strategic management function. She is a prolific blogger on PR, communications, entrepreneurship, and healthcare, and is sought out by the C-suite to support corporate reidentification, institutional and individual image building and issues and crisis management. 

Carol credits some of the most recognizable consumer brands as clients, including P&G, AVON, Hilton International, ADT, Berlitz, McGill University and Burger King. Her core expertise however lies in healthcare communication. She leads a team of senior healthcare communicators, producing award-winning programs in the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device, institutional, professional, and not-for-profit area. Her experience includes counsel to Astellas Pharma Canada, Bausch Health, Pfizer, Janssen, TEVA

Innovation, ViiV Healthcare, ORCAM and the International Federation of Aging, among others. 

energi PR is the sole Canadian affiliate of GLOBALHealthPR, the world’s largest network of independently owned public relations agencies specialized in consumer wellness and medical science communications with partners in more than 40 offices in 17 countries including Asia Pacific, Europe, US, and Latin America.   

Carol is a graduate of McGill University. A trailblazer, she is the only PR professional inducted into the Canadian Healthcare Marketing Hall of Fame.