Chris Day

Chair, Ottawa

Chris Day is president of Winston-Wilmont, Inc., a bilingual, Ottawa-based boutique consultancy specializing in strategic communications and public affairs. 

Chris has more than 20 years of leadership experience in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. He has served as a trusted member of executive teams, and as senior advisor to CEOs, government ministers, and other leaders. Chris's professional achievements include leading a rapid departmental turnaround as chief communications executive at the City of Ottawa and launching a global health services brand. 

Chris got his start in radio and television journalism, and for eight years served as an anchor, producer and award-winning reporter at Ottawa's CTV News. His volunteer work includes service as executive secretary of Capital Pride and as vice-chair of Operation Come Home.