E: bob.penner [at] stratcom.ca
T: 604.681.3030 x50
Bob Penner is the CEO of Strategic Communications Inc. (Stratcom), which he founded in 1991. Originally a one-person business, Stratcom has grown into an industry leader in polling, campaigning and advocacy, engagement and targeting strategies and large scale donor-based fundraising. Stratcom has offices in Toronto, Vancouver, Ottawa and London, England, employs 40 full-time and 150 part-time staff, and works with approximately 200 clients a year.
In addition to managing Stratcom, Bob works as consultant in several practice areas. He has been a pollster and strategist for more than 35 election campaigns at the national, provincial, municipal and U.S. State level and serves as an advisor on many of Stratcom’s voter contact and fundraising accounts. Bob and his partners are active members of the socially responsible businesses community. Bob was nominated for an Ethics in Action Business Award and is a member of the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC) and the International Association of Political Consultants (IAPC). Bob is a Fellow of the Broadbent Institute.
Originally from Toronto, Bob now lives in Vancouver with his partner, writer Shaena Lambert, and their two children. Bob works regularly in each of Stratcom’s four offices. You can connect with Bob at:
or his blog at bobpenner.com