Peter Donato and Mary Mahoney are partners in Special Assignment Inc. They share a passion for helping their clients tell their stories in an effective, compelling way that creates profile, affects sales and changes opinions.
Peter Donato is a seasoned communication’s professional with a proven track record in public relations, marketing and promoting entrepreneurial companies. This has produced significant results for clients such as Cervélo, Muttluks, OnTrace and UCS Forest Group, to name just a few.

He has also produced blues festivals and handled public relations for companies as diverse as Canada’s Wonderland, CFMT-TV (now OMNI) and Quebecor’s Sun Media. An accomplished songwriter and pianist, he brings his creative abilities to all Special Assignment clients.
Mary Mahoney is Creative Director at Special Assignment, responsible for good taste, concepts and ideas. She is also a film producer, for her latest click here - From Farm Gate to Dinner Plate, event producer (Mary was awarded the Queen’s Jubilee medal for her Canada Loves New York, post 9/11 event) and a gourmet chef.

Not just a creative force of nature, Mahoney worked as the public relations director for Toyota Canada and the Canadian Red Cross, as well as chairing a professional arts organization. The combination of tastemaker, gourmand and special event impresario has yielded effective and exciting results for our clients.