Ed Hollett, BA(Hons.)'85
Ed Hollett is a public relations and public policy professional with more than 25 years experience in both the public and private sector. He is currently the Senior Research Fellow (Newfoundland and Labrador) with the Atlantic Institute of Market Studies.From 1989 to 1996, Ed served as special assistant to Premier Clyde Wells. He was a Canadian Army public affairs officer from 1994 to 2000. In the private sector, Ed has represented clients in the aerospace, fishing, agriculture and health sectors. Ed studied political science, history, and public policy at Memorial University and as a civilian graduate student at the Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston.He is an experienced executive public relations coach and, a commentator on public relations and public policy in the conventional media both for local and national outlets. From January 2005 to February 2017, Ed wrote The Sir Robert Bond Papers, the longest-running and most widely-read blog on politics and public policy in Newfoundland and Labrador.