Bluesky Strategy hosts Hillites, local politicos for drinks at Beckta

Liberal MP Kim Rudd talks to Huffington Post Canada's Althia Raj. Jake Wright

Dentons' Scotty Greenwood. Jake Wright

Kyle Harrietha, left, a staffer to Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna. Jake Wright

Former Reuters bureau chief Randall Palmer, Carleton journalism professor Allan Thompson, and The Hill Times editor Kate Malloy. Jake Wright

NDP National Director Karl Bélanger. Jake Wright

Liberal MP Scott Simms and Bluesky's Raphael Brass. Jake Wright

Director of Communications to the House Speaker, Heather Bradley. Jake Wright

Vicki Heyman, Jen Hunter, and CMA's Kristin Smith. Jake Wright

Great Work Systems' Jen Hunter, Bluesky's Elizabeth Gray-Smith, and CMA's Kristen Smith. Jake Wright

Attendees at the Tuesday, Jan. 27 event filled the glass atrium of the Performance Court Building adjoining to the back of Beckta restaurant on Elgin Street. A DJ was playing upbeat tunes all evening. Jake Wright

U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman. Jake Wright

Bruce Heyman speaking with Huawei's Scott Bradley, and Liberal transition head Peter Harder. Jake Wright

NSERC President Mario Pinto talking to Phil Fontaine, former AFN national chief. Jake Wright

Mike Storeshaw, director of media relations to interim Conservative Party Leader Rona Ambrose. Jake Wright

Bluesky's Susan Smith, CHEO CEO Alex Munter, Bluesky's Elizabeth Gray-Smith, and CMA's Kristin Smith. Jake Wright

Bluesky Strategy's Codie Taylor, and Emily Smith in behind. Jake Wright

Canada 2020's Alex Patterson and Bluesky Strategy's Elizabeth Gray-Smith.