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Isabel Metcalfe: 	Public Affairs Counsel

Speech in Vienna for International Women’s Day


The Canadian Embassy in Austria celebrated International Women’s Day on Wednesday, March 8th. Attending as Chair of Famous 5 Ottawa, she spoke about the organziation […]

Empowering Women, Leading Change


On May 16th, Isabel Metcalfe will speak about empowering women and leading change in the spirit of the Famous 5. The event is organized by […]

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Hill Times: Clever, Tenacious and Diplomatic Women


In a recent Hill Times article, Isabel Metcalfe outlined why Senate refrom matters to women. She also sings the praises of five women who each […]

Recent Forum on Senate Reform


Does or can the Senate play a useful role? How can we ensure that it fills gaps in our current system of governance? Can we […]

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Isabel Metcalfe is an award-winning business woman and advocate, with a distinguished record of community involvement.

Well connected, respected and known, she draws on experience at the national, provincial and municipal levels. Organizations look to her to achieve lasting results—effectively and efficiently. Named as Macleans Magazine’s 2nd busiest lobbyist and recently highlighted as a top influencer in the Capital, Isabel will connect you to the right people with the right message at the right time.

Isabel Metcalfe can implement a government relations strategy that delivers lasting results for your organization.

See the results she’s helped clients achieve.


Unique Value

Agile and Lean: Isabel can quickly respond to both your current needs and unfolding issues, while bringing clients great value for their investment.

Passionate: Isabel’s passion for good public policy and extensive expertise makes her eager to help others get results. Well respected, she partners with others to bring a professional package for your group.

Experienced: From the Prime Minister’s Office to City Hall, Isabel’s experience in Ottawa spans over 40 years. Well connected, she knows where to focus efforts and how to get things done.

Learn more about the value she delivers to clients.

“Polished and professional, Isabel Metcalfe took IATSE to the level we needed to be at, as the largest entertainment industry union in North America. She was effective and efficient in her approach to our issues. Her efforts got important results for IATSE on things that matter to our members and the Canadian economy.”

John Lewis, International Vice President, Department Director, Canadian Affairs, IATSE.

“Isabel is always able to arrange for us to meet with the right people at the right time with the right message so that our concerns are heard.”

Arden R. Ryshpan, Executive Director, Canadian Actors’ Equity Association