“Michelle is a proven leader, mentor and team-builder,” adds King. “Her robust litigation, health and public engagement experience will ensure Ottawa’s communications unit’s continued growth. We are delighted and fortunate to welcome her back into the fold, and it is a testament to the work we do and the culture we have that we continue to have top performers return.”Boomerang employees at H+K enjoy seniority and broader benefits, such as RSP matching and maternity leave top-up, based on cumulative rather than consecutive years of service with the company. About Hill+Knowlton Strategies Canada With nine offices across the country, Hill+Knowlton Strategies is a leader in both public relations and public affairs. The company is the No. 1-rated strategic communications firm in Canada. It specializes in corporate communications, public affairs, marketing communications, crisis, energy, technology, health care, digital communications, financial communications and transactions. The only communications firm to have earned the Order of Excellence from Excellence Canada, it is also recognized as one of the 2012 Best Workplaces in Canada. Its parent company, Hill+Knowlton Strategies Inc., has 89 offices in 52 countries as well as an extensive associate network and is a member of WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY), one of the world’s largest communications services groups.