Doug Ford hires top Sun newspaper executive for inner office - 2019-01-25
"I am pleased to announce that James Wallace will be joining the Premier's office as deputy chief of staff," Dean French, Mr. Ford's chief of staff, wrote in an internal memo to senior staff on Friday.
"The Premier has known James for many years and we both have a great deal of respect for him. He will be a fantastic addition to our team. Please join me in welcoming James to Queen's Park."
Mr. Wallace was formerly the editor-in-chief of the Toronto Sun, as well as a columnist at Queen's Park for Osprey Media, a former Canadian newspaper chain. He also worked as a press secretary to former Progressive Conservative cabinet minister Bob Runciman in the Ministry of Public Safety.