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Soudas helped Kenney change his approach with ethnic media

Burned out and wanting to spend time with his young family, Dimitri Soudas says he wouldn't trade the last nine years for anything in the world.

TORONTO—I still remember the call. It was nine years ago and it was summertime. The call came from Dimitri Soudas in Stephen Harper's office and he wanted to talk about Toronto and minorities. I thought it was just a routine call from a political player and agreed to meet him, even though I expected it to be a waste of time.

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Soudas helped Kenney change his approach with ethnic media

Burned out and wanting to spend time with his young family, Dimitri Soudas says he wouldn't trade the last nine years for anything in the world.

TORONTO—I still remember the call. It was nine years ago and it was summertime. The call came from Dimitri Soudas in Stephen Harper's office and he wanted to talk about Toronto and minorities. I thought it was just a routine call from a political player and agreed to meet him, even though I expected it to be a waste of time.

  

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