Duggan International Group
Duggan International Group was created in 2004, shortly after Darlene Duggan worked as a trade commissioner for Industry Canada/ DFAIT, now Global Affair Canada. Darlene Duggan has over 20 years experience in business planning, public relations and communications, sales and marketing, international trade relations and strategic initiatives. Darlene Duggan, President, graduated from Mount Saint Vincent University with a bachelor's degree in public relations. She completed her certificate in International Trade from George Brown College of Applied Arts & Technology, Toronto, Ontario.
The company works with a network of sector specific consultants in Canada and across the world including the USA, Brazil, Columbia, France, The Netherlands, Spain, Germany, Sweden, Barbados, Cuba, the Domican Republic, Trinidad & Tobago, the Philippines, and China. We bring the right people to satisfy the requirements of a project. Darlene Duggan works very closely with businesses to help them attain their short and long terms sales and expansion goals. Darlene Duggan also is in contact and works for municipal, provincial and federal government departments involved in economic development, trade and investment.
Clients have stated that Darlene Duggan is the only consultant they've worked with that takes the time to understand their products and their customers.At the Duggan International Group, we put ourselves in the client's shoes. If we wouldn't spend the money, invest in the marketing trip, make the sales call, we wouldn't advise our client to do it either.
Former and current memberships include the Maritimes Energy Association (OTANS), Digital Nova Scotia, Halifax Chamber of Commerce, Atlantic Food and Beverage Processors Association, Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia, Tourism Industry Association of New Brunswick, Centre for Women in Business, Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association, World Food Association, Nova Scotia Inventors Society, Music Nova Scotia,Trade nvestment Services Alliance Network of Ontario, Visual Arts Nova Scotia, International Association of Business Communicators, Canadian Public Relations Society and the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.
In addition to business management, we offer a full range of communication services.
- Social Marketing and Communications
- Public Relations
- Government Relations
- Copy writing and editing
- Blog Writing
- Media Relations and Publicity
- Graphic Design
- Communications Plans
- Branding Strategies
- Special Event Coordination and Meeting Facilitation