John Capobianco

John Capobianco, Immediate Past President, The Canadian Club of Toronto

Senior Vice President and Senior Partner, National Practice Lead for Public Affairs, Fleishman-Hillard Canada Inc.

John Capobianco is a Senior Vice President and National Practice Lead for Public Affairs for Fleishman-Hillard and has over 22 years of political experience at all levels of government.


Prior to joining Fleishman-Hillard in 2010, Mr. Capobianco was Senior Vice President of Edelman’s public affairs practice and before that he was Vice President, Public Affairs at Hill & Knowlton Canada.  During this period, Mr. Capobianco  helped numerous private and non-profit organizations build and maintain strong relationships with key government decision-makers at the federal, provincial and municipal level. John has also worked as a senior political advisor for the Ontario government and spent ten years in the financial sector.


John is a recognized leader in the conservative movement and a regular political commentator on national media. He is currently Immediate Past President of the Canadian Club of Toronto, President of the Public Affairs Association of Canada, Chair of the Board for the National Broadcast Reading Services Inc., and currently sits on the Boards of the Albany Club of Toronto, Editorial Advisory Board for Campaigns & Election Magazine (Canada).

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