Grant Bastedo, APR

Crisis Management Expert & Principal of Takt Communications Inc.


Grant is a crisis management expert who protects and restores his clients’ personal and corporate reputations. He has been called on to help during numerous high-profile crisis situations. Throughout 2018, Grant led the crisis management for the Humboldt Broncos’ bus tragedy – one of the highest profile and impactful crises in recent Canadian history. This year, Grant has been on an extensive national speaking tour talking about lessons learned during the Broncos’ tragedy and encouraging organizations to prepare and plan for crisis.

Grant is an award-winning accredited public relations professional and Principal of Regina’s Takt Communications. In his 20+ year career, he has successfully spearheaded countless public relations campaigns, communications strategies, marketing initiatives and large events for clients across Canada. Recent and ongoing clients include: Ford Motor Company of Canada, Cirque du Soleil, University of Regina, Ochapowace First Nation and Allan Construction.