Sandy Blackwood

Account Executive
416.920.0716 x 240


  • Content Development & Writing
  • Media Relations


Sandy brings her fervor for the effective and creative use of the written word to all of her client work at Counsel and is driven to provide quality work every time. She is a passionate writer and storyteller who effectively reaches target audiences for any campaign. She also has extensive experience in media relations, social media, and event planning and execution.

Sandy has contributed to the success of multiple public relations campaigns by lending her skill and expertise to the development of communications materials, including press releases, byline articles, keynote presentations, website copy, social media calendars, and more. She has also secured placements in top-tier media outlets for many clients, both nationally and provincially.

Sandy’s past experiences in public relations include interning at various boutique agencies in Toronto and volunteering at multiple industry events where she honed her skills as a communicator and problem solver. Immediately prior to joining Counsel, Sandy gained experience as a Digital Communications Intern at the Ontario Cabinet Office where she supported the development of multiple communications materials and provided daily social media support.

Sandy holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts in communication studies from Carleton University, where she also minored in political science. In 2014, she completed a postgraduate certificate in corporate communications and public relations.