Founded in 2001 by communications specialist Tanis Fritz, T2 Communications Inc. is a boutique public relations consultancy specializing in publicity, events, and promotions for lifestyle brands.
Since its launch, T2 has handled the pre-opening publicity for Opus Hotel and launched Eveline Charles Salons Spas in Vancouver, we’ve also executed successful public relations campaigns for well-known brands including Robeez Footwear, Morton’s The Steakhouse, Quattro Restaurants, Marriott Hotels of Canada, and Seattle’s Best Coffee.
Tanis Fritz, Principal
Tanis is a sought-after marketing communications specialist with over 15 years’ experience working with leading hospitality and lifestyle brands. In 2003 Tanis became one of a few PR professionals in the country to earn accreditation by the Canadian Public Relations Society (APR), denoting the highest level of professional standards and knowledge.
She established T2 Communications Inc. in 2001 and to this day strives to make every client feel like T2’s only client.
A self-proclaimed lifestyle enthusiast and published cookbook writer, Tanis co-authored Mangia with Quattro: Family Style Italian from the Heart (Whitecap books 2009).
Before starting T2 Communications, Tanis worked in-house representing Fairmont and Metropolitan hotels. She orchestrated and promoted such wildly successful campaigns as the East Meets West Iron Chef cooking event, the launch of Senses Bakery with renowned pastry chef and chocolatier Thomas Hass, and the official visits from His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales and President Clinton.
A frequent fixture in Vancouver’s style and society pages, Tanis has also been featured in Flare, Canadian Family, and The Globe and Mail. In 2002, she hosted a regular shopping segment on Shaw TV’s Studio 4 with Fanny Kiefer.
Tanis’ love of performing arts led her to pursue a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the University of Victoria before going on to earn her Marketing Communications diploma at BCIT.