Jamie Ellerton, Principal
Jamie brings over 15 years of public affairs and communications expertise to Conaptus.
With extensive experience advising senior political figures in Canada, C-Suite executives, and non-profit leaders, Jamie has established a strong reputation as a prominent public relations strategist in Toronto with impact that resonates.
Prior to founding Conaptus, Jamie 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 achieves 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.
Jamie frequently appears as a commentator on CTV, Global News, CBC, CP24, SiriusXM, and AM640.
Travel, reading, great food, and evangelizing the Cool Shit Multiplier fuel his insatiable curiosity.