Jamie Ellerton, Principal
Jamie brings over a decade of public affairs and communications experience to Conaptus.
Based in Toronto, he has consulted for both public and privately held companies, and has extensive experience advising senior political figures in Canada. He worked for the federal Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, Ontario's Leader of the Opposition, and was also the Executive Director of a national NGO that advocates for Canada's petroleum industry.
Whether devising a stakeholder relations plan to build and sustain meaningful relationships, or getting a story picked up by the media, Jamie's holistic approach will achieve results.
In 2012, he was asked to testify before the House of Commons Finance Committee on the 2012-2013 Federal Budget. His work has been featured in Maclean's, Vancouver Sun, Globe and Mail, National Post, Toronto Star, New York Times, and Huffington Post Canada. He has appeared as a commentator on CTV, CBC, CP24, Global TV, TVO and Sun News Network.
Jamie is a co-founder of Blue Skies Ontario and serves as a Managing Director for the organization.