News Release: June 3, 2019


OTTAWA, ON (June 3) – Winston Wilmont is going global. Building on our national and international experience, Winston Wilmont President Chris Day today announces a strategic partnership with Las Vegas’ Magellan Marketing and Ottawa’s Tiger Lily Marketing.

The announcement comes as Tiger Lily Founder and CEO Kimothy Walker pitches the 2019 Canadian Export Challenge (CXC). CXC is a 1-day global accelerator and pitch competition tour presented by Startup Canada, in collaboration with UPS​, Export Development Canada​, ​and the Canadian ​Trade Commissioner Service.

The new partnership will take advantage of Canada’s status as the most connected G7 country and accelerate our access to the global market.

“Winston Wilmont is about adding real value for clients at every interaction; that’s part of our brand promise. This partnership with Magellan and Tiger Lily will increase our collective reach, enhance our service offerings, and create exciting opportunities for clients around the world.”  

Chris Day, President, Winston-Wilmont, Inc.

The partnership announced today seeks to:

  • leverage connections across two of the world’s leading industrialized economies;
  • maximize our unprecedented access to world markets, including emerging and developing economies; and
  • create sustainable, rewarding, and authentic experiences for the people we serve.


Winston-Wilmont, Inc. is a bilingual, boutique consultancy specializing in integrated marketing communications, public relations and issues management, government and regulatory affairs, and event management and support. Founded by Chris Day in 2016, Winston Wilmont benefits from his extensive executive-level experience in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Chris has worked in and/or travelled to 77 countries on six continents (including work with both foreign affairs and immigration as a senior government advisor) and as such he forged deep connections around the world. Based in Canada’s capital city, Winston Wilmont has the knowledge and expertise to help global clients find success however they define it. Winston Wilmont adds value at every client interaction as part of its brand promise. A member of Ottawa Tourism, Winston Wilmont’s Live Local and Capital Concierge business lines operate at the intersection or business and leisure travel, with a focus on forging meaningful connections and creating memorable experiences.


Michael Goldsmith is a respected industry veteran with more than three decades of strategic destination marketing and management, aviation, hospitality and global tourism development experience.   Working with some of the most recognizable travel brands in the world, Michael has established a network of accomplished professionals to provide guidance, counsel and thought leadership to destinations and entities looking to create economic opportunities through tourism in a strategic, responsible and sustainable manner. Michael is a prolific global traveler and frequently shares his knowledge and experience as a featured speaker and panelist at international conferences and events.


Kimothy Walker, a former network TV anchor and producer of 25 years, has been bringing together executive level consultants to provide clients what they need, when they need it through KWC Inc. and Ottawa Media Group (OMG) since 2014. Now going global with Tiger Lily Marketing, Kimothy is assisting clients who require strategic business development supported by effective marketing strategies and integrated services—from strategic planning and crisis communications to video production, social media and website development. Her team, with the combined experience of hundreds of years, has deep connections in Canada and around the world.


Chris Day

Michael Goldsmith

Kimothy Walker


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