Toronto PR Agency

Public Relations Agency Toronto

4x Winner of IABC/Toronto’s Boutique/Small PR Agency of the Year Award


Toronto Public Relations Agency, Cowan & Company (C&C) has been honoured to have our PR client collaborations recognized with 20+ industry awards! Award winning communications programs include media relations, marketing communications, special events, social media & social responsibility.

Founded by Cathy Cowan in 2003, Cowan & Company is a full-service leading Canadian Public Relations firm specializing in media relations, influencer marketing, event management and sponsored content. Our core team is comprised of senior public relations practitioners who work hands-on the business to develop and implement results-driven communications programs.

C&C team members have previously worn multiple hats including Media, Client and Agency. This gives us valuable first-hand insight into what we need to bring to the table to get the results our clients desire. Our professionalism, best practices and “Big PR Agency” backgrounds enable our team to effectively cut through the clutter, giving our clients the savvy of a big agency with the responsiveness & creativity of a boutique firm.

C&C strives each day to be a “partner” vs. a “supplier” to our clients. We see ourselves as an extension of our clients’ teams. We are proud of our long-lasting partnerships with our clients. We believe it’s a true testament to our forward-thinking approach to PR and exceptional results we continually achieve for our clients.


With the PR and influencer marketing worlds continually evolving, C&C has our finger on the pulse of the latest opportunities and tools to help our clients achieve their objectives. Specialty services in our arsenal include:

  • Media Relations
  • Influencer Relations & Influencer Marketing
  • Event Management
  • Sponsored/Branded Content
  • Sponsorship Activation
  • Strategic Marketing Communications
  • Issues & Crisis Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Custom Marketing Materials

We only look at creating opportunities for our clients that are an organic and optimal fit. That means we put in a significant amount of time and thought into the planning stage to customize a strategy that is unique to each client and their needs. We are firm believers that ‘one size’ does not fit all, and that means we are constantly at the forefront of communications trends to ensure our clients have the latest opportunities and ideas to help achieve their business objectives.


Consumer PR Specialists

C&C is a Canadian boutique PR Agency for premium lifestyle brands across an array of consumer-focused industries including:

  • Beauty
  • Fashion
  • Retail
  • Food
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Non-Profit
  • Consumer Electronics

C&C has been privileged to work with many of Canada’s top brands including L’Oréal Paris, Kraft, Bier Markt, East Side Mario’s, Philips Lifeline, Costco, Birks, Fionn MacCool’s, Pokemon, Lancome, and Jamieson Vitamins.

With daily exposure to a diverse client base, and daily contact with a diverse group of media and influencers, we have deep insight and connections enabling us to hit the ground running to implement successful communications campaigns.

Check out C&C’s extensive Portfolio of case studies showcasing our successful client collaborations. And follow us on Instagram and Twitter.