Karman Wong has more than 20 years of experience as a communications professional, with the unique perspective of being on both sides of the camera.
Prior to launching KPW, Karman worked as a reporter and anchor for Toronto’s 24-hour news channel – CP24 and filed reports for a number of Bell Media properties, including BNN and CTV News Channel. For a decade she provided live, in-depth coverage on a range of stories – from federal, provincial, and municipal elections to crime, current affairs, entertainment and breaking news.
Previously, Karman spent over ten years as a communication advisor to the Premier of Ontario, several cabinet ministers and candidates for political office. She served as the Premier’s Director of Issues Management and Legislative Affairs, responsible for managing the government response and guiding the government through contentious matters.
For several years prior to this role, Karman handled complex public policy issues as a spokesperson and Press Secretary to the Premier of Ontario. Karman has been responsible for the media performance of many high profile individuals in her career as a political communications professional and advisor.
With extensive connections across the North American media landscape and a deep understanding of media relations, Karman works with a variety of public and private sector clients on general PR, crisis communications, media training and media strategy.