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GRIC’s new president hosts first party, welcomes lobbyists to reconnect

By Shruti Shekar      

Close to 50 consultants enjoyed hotdogs and drinks at Tavern on the Hill.

The crew from Global Public Affairs, Alexandra Taylor, left, Hunter Doubt, Josée Larocque, Phil Cartwright, and Roberta Kramchynsky, enjoying GRIC's party. The event was the first hosted by Mr. Cartwright, GRIC's newly-elected president. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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The Government Relations Institute of Canada hosted its back-to-Parliament shindig on Sept. 20. Hosted at the newly-opened Tavern on the Hill, I was greeted by the familiar faces of close to 50lobbyists; many asked me where on earth had I been. Well it was summer, and it was really quiet. I’m pretty glad that’s about to change. [caption id="attachment_119884" align="alignleft" width="300"] Syntax Strategic's Jill Clark having fun Wednesday evening with Global Public Affairs' Jarett Lalonde. The Hill Times

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