Strategic Communications

Peter Stockland

Peter Stockland, head of strategic communications
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Peter Stockland is a consultant and head of our Strategic Communications division.

Peter brings to the Acacia Group more than four decades of experience in journalism and publishing. He is a former editor-in-chief the Montreal Gazette, was editorial page editor of the Calgary Herald and has worked as a journalist throughout Canada during his lengthy career. He was vice-president of English-language magazines for Readers’ Digest Magazines Canada Ltd. where he oversaw the launch and direction of a number of new publications.

He is currently Publisher of the Catholic Register newspaper, and former Publisher-editor of Convivium Magazine, which he co-founded with National Post columnist Father Raymond de Souza. In addition to journalism, he is a fiction writer who has published in numerous publications across Canada. His collection of short stories, If Only, was published by Siren Song Press. He is a student in the Irish Studies Department at Concordia University where he intends to pursue graduate work in Irish political history.