Communications, Consultation and Engagement

(2 Partners / 5 Associates)

Core Specializations:

  • Corporate Communications Strategy/Execution
  • Community, Stakeholder and Indigenous Communities Consultations/Engagement
  • Branding and Brand Differentiation Strategy
  • Corporate Speech, News Release and Report Writing
  • Social Media/Web-Based Business Strategies
  • Executive Coaching/Media Relations Training

Practice Group Coordinators (Interim):

(while Susan Rojas, Senior Associate on full-time project assignment with a major Latin American manufacturing sector client)

James Padilla Jr.

Senior Partner, USA / Senior Partner, Latin America

Detroit, Michigan

Direct: 1 248 302 9131

Tomek Wala

Tomek Wala

Senior Associate, Canada

Edmonton, Alberta

Direct: 1 780 983 1066

B.A. (International Economics and French), Kalamazoo College; M.M.S. (Finance and Operations Management), Purdue University; M.B.A. (International Law and Strategic Management), ESC Rouen, France; M.S.C.S. (Computer Science), University of Detroit-Mercy.

Senior systems, software and apps developer with proven experience and expertise in managing complex multi-platform web design and brand-building graphic and word-based content assignments. This includes developing and managing fully-integrated social media branding campaigns for a wide range of New West Opportunities clients, across North America and globally.