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Richard Fortin

RFP Media
Consultant (Francophone Facilitation and Engagement)
Richard’s mission in life is to inspire projects that create real solutions to various economic and social challenges in his community.

As the Founder of RFP media, Richard is currently leading a team to redesign and repurpose a building for a co-working place (coworking176.space). Richard is the co-founder of the nonprofit organization called Patrick4Life, which brings HIV/AIDS education and awareness to youth in schools. He is also engaged on the Board of Directors of the Nipissing Region Curatorial Collective to support the development of northern Artists. With a Bachelor of Administrative and Commercial Studies from the University of Western Ontario, Richard has experience as Senior Policy Advisor for three Cabinet Ministers and in the Office of the Premier of Ontario. He is a proud Franco-Ontarian, bilingual in French and English.