John Gardiner

John Gardiner


121 King Street West

Suite 1810

Toronto, ON

M5H 3T9

T (416) 642-6440 M (905) 806-5646 LinkedIn

Based in Toronto, John Gardiner brings a fresh perspective to communicating on social and mainstream media. As a Consultant, John supports clients in developing and executing their public affairs strategies and objectives.

As a Consultant in Navigator’s Toronto office, John provides clients with communication and strategic advice on a wide variety of complex issues.  John has a particular interest in the intersection of traditional and digital campaign tactics, and how online tools can be leveraged to influence public opinion.

John is a graduate of Queen’s University in Kingston where he received his Bachelor of Arts (honours) in Political Studies. During his time at Queen’s, John worked in the Commission of Municipal Affairs at the Alma Mater Society of Queen’s University. John was responsible for overseeing a service focused on improving town gown relations between the City of Kingston and the Alma Mater Society.

John is also the editor of Navigator’s podcasts, Political Traction and Legalized. He also serves as a co-chair of the Literary Review of Canada’s Publishers Council.

John is an avid cyclist and has participated numerous times in the Ride to Conquer Cancer and the Northern Pass, benefiting the Princess Margert Cancer Centre in Toronto.