Converso Engagement Services Inc. is a leading stakeholder engagement consultancy based in Toronto, Canada. Our staff, associates, vendors and independent contractors are well-versed in supporting major organizations by delivering high-quality, well-organized projects that enhance our clients’ reputations with their most important stakeholders. We have helped municipal and provincial governments, non-profit organizations, labour unions and more take their member, customer or citizen engagement activities to the next level.

We pride ourselves on not just offering access to amazing technology, but providing a superior level of service, industry-leading best-practices refined over hundreds of events and a collaborative approach with clients that will ensure clients are thoroughly prepared, comfortable and able to focus on making the most of their engagement opportunities. We offer additional value by including with our offer the services the expertise of professionals in the area of research and public engagement to analyze results in a deeper and more meaningful way by going beyond the statistics.

Whether it's for the commercialization of a new product, a marketing approach, enhancing the value of membership or just getting the word out, Converso has a long track record of achieving results. Contact us today - find out how we can help you.



Carl is a driven entrepreneur, collaborator and international speaker with nearly 20 years of experience in stakeholder engagement, communications and marketing in non-profit, government, corporate and small-business environments.

He is one of Canada’s leading authority on the use of Virtual Town Halls and has completed nearly 250 events since 2011. His reputation for delivering high-quality results for clients and flawless execution lead to the Government of Alberta calling upon Carl and Converso to support the government with its outreach during the evacuation of Fort McMurray in 2016. Converso delivered a series of 17 Virtual Town Hall events in 30 days, a strategy that was heralded by evacuees themselves and news media across Canada.

In addition to Virtual Town Halls, Carl has also worked with numerous government, non-profit and corporate clients on a variety of projects, including employee engagement, eCommerce, marketing and communications.

Carl is also an active member of the board of MCIS Language Services, a social enterprise that delivers translation and interpretation services.

Carl has an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Guelph and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Public Relations from Ryerson University, and has received additional training in crisis communications.