Daniel Audet is executive vice president at the Conseil du patronat du Québec. He was managing partner with the firm National Public Relations from 2003 to 2005. Previously, he served as Quebec delegate-general in London from November 2000 to June 2003, and before July 1997 chief of staff to the Quebec deputy premier, minister of Finance and minister of State for the Economy. From 1998 to 2000 he was vice-president of corporate affairs at Vidéotron, and served on the president’s advisory board of the television network TVA from 1997 to 2000. He is an active community leader, participating in several political, business, and philanthropic organizations. In 1997, Commerce magazine named him one of 10 rising young Quebecers. He joined the Quebec Bar in 1990.