Rick Anderson has joined National Public Relations of Ottawa as a senior advisor. He is the former president of I2 Ideas & Issues Advertising. He has also been president and CEO of ASCI Anderson Strategic Consulting, executive vice-president at Walton Global Investments, president and CEO of Zip.ca and chairman of Nuvo Network Management. In addition, Anderson was campaign director of the Reform Party of Canada, a commentator at CTV National News, president and CEO of SC Stormont and executive vice-president at Hill & Knowlton. He worked on the election campaign of Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau in 1979 and has worked on leadership campaigns for John Turner and Paul Martin.