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Donna Papacosta - Trafalgar Communications. Toronto, ON, CA

Donna Papacosta

Principal | Trafalgar Communications

Toronto, ON, CANADA

Engaging audiences where communications and technology meet



Donna Papacosta is an engaging and popular speaker at local and international conferences, earning high scores from audiences. In her speeches, workshops and Webinars, she covers many topics, from effective written communications to trends in social and digital media. Her 25-year career in communications gives Donna a unique perspective on the art and science of communicating internally and externally, blending the latest tools with tried-and-true strategies and tactics. She heads Toronto-based Trafalgar Communications and hosts the Trafcom News Podcast, one of the first business podcasts in Canada.

Industry Expertise (3)


Corporate Training

Public Relations and Communications

Areas of Expertise (5)


Social Media in Business

Content Curation in Your Organization


The Successful Independent

Education (2)

New York University: M.P.A., Public Administration (International)

Ryerson University: Cetrtificate, Magazine Journalism

Affiliations (1)

  • International Association of Business Communicators

Event Appearances (4)

Digital storytelling

International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) world conference  San Diego, California


Best practices in content curation

IABC Western Region Conference  Whistler, BC


Using multimedia in storytelling

International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) world conference  Toronto


Audio workshop for communicators

Professional Writers Association of Canada workshop  Toronto


Sample Talks (1)

Content curation in your organization

Why you need to know how to exploit content curation for both internal and external communications. This trend is not going away. In this talk, you'll discover why curation is essential today, how to make the business case for it, and how to start curating.



  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Corporate Training


2500 to 5000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee