President, Matte PR
A strategic public relations expert, Heidi Ruggier brings with her years of communication experience in the realms of fashion, beauty, lifestyle, design, food and wine, culture, real estate and architecture. As president of Matte PR, Heidi is driven by a desire to support Canadian creative and business professionals; her aim is to motivate audiences to participate, share, and talk about the content Matte PR creates. Her strategic approach to public relations is what continues to drive her team’s success.
Heidi prides herself in her ability to continuously adapt to the changing public relations landscape, offering a variety of services such as strategic media and influencer relations, corporate communication, digital marketing, content creation, research and insights, and crisis management. Heidi was mentored by industry maven Nina Budman, a past chair of the Ryerson School of Fashion and advisor to Fashion Group International and Toronto Fashion Incubator.