A publicist for more than 32 years, Peter Ashworth founded Toronto PR Firm Ashworth Associates Inc. in February, 1995.  Ashworth Associates is an award winning, full service, results-oriented public relations agency with offices in Toronto and Montreal that specialize in media communications in the home décor, fashion, beauty, health, entertainment and lifestyle sectors.  Our client base is covered in print, broadcast and online media outlets in both the English and French markets across Canada.

Our focus is on developing strategic PR plans to build successful brand images for our clients. This may involve approaches such as media relations, media and product placement, advertising consultation and special event design and implementation.

Ashworth Associates not only launches new products and services, but also infuses established brands with renewed energy. By generating buzz through media relations and special events, Ashworth Associates distinctively and creatively reaches the client’s top priority: the consumer.

Client relations are paramount to the success of a project and Ashworth Associates realizes the benefit of going above and beyond the client’s call of duty. Furthermore, Ashworth Associates believes in the importance of listening to its clients, understanding their company culture, their vision and their bottom line.

Ashworth Associates provides clients with full service media representation in both English and French Canada.  With offices in Toronto and Montreal, we are able to expedite all media requests quickly and efficiently.

Ashworth Associates’ English Canada team includes Peter Ashworth, president of Ashworth Associates. The French team includes Vasso Narnos, Vasso Narnos Communications.

Award-Winning Public Relations Agency

Ashworth Associates has received numerous awards for their work in public relations including:

Ace Award for Special Events 2002 for IKEA Canada Catalogue Launch

Community Service Award The Navy League of Canada

2011 Gold Maple Leaf Award, International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) – PR Award, Lego the Missing Link, Sherway Gardens