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David Emmerson Deacon, Canadian advertising executive. Winner Canada Endurance Racing championship Canada Automobile Sport Club, 1980. Chairman campaign training Federal Liberty Party, 1977-1979; president Ontario Liberal Party, 1983-1985; chairman Ontario campaign John Turner Leadership, 1984. Member of Toronto Club.


Deacon, David Emmerson was born on July 22, 1949 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of Donald Mac Kay and Florence (Campbell) Deacon.


Student, Brock University, St. Catherines, Ontario, 1970. Student, Casa School Fine Arts, Paris, 1971.


Chairman election organization Liberal Party Ontario, Toronto, 1973-1975. Chairman, editor political alerts F.H. Deacon, Hodgson Inc., 1975-1979, vice president retail sales, 1979-1984. General manager Porsche division Volkswagen Canada, 1984-1987.

President Deacon Day Advertising, 1988-1994. Chairman Lowe SMS, 1994-1996. Managing director, chief operating officer, Chief Financial Officer Padulo Integrated, 1996-2000.

Partner Investment Profile, Inc., since 2000. President Azure dynamics corporation, 2001—2005, deputy chairman, executive vice president business development, 2005—2007, chairman group Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (DKG), since 2006, director, since 2007.


  • book

  • Other Work

    • Illustrator: (poetry) Sun Street, 1970. Records include Over the Line, 1994, The Iron Clock, 1996, Stranger in the Morning, 1999. Narrator Discovery Channel production Frontiers of Construction, 2001, 02, 03.


Chairman campaign training Federal Liberty Party, 1977-1979. President Ontario Liberal Party, 1983-1985. Chairman Ontario campaign John Turner Leadership, 1984.

Member of Toronto Club.


  • Other Interests

    Skiing, tennis, sailing.


Married Kathryn Robinson (divorced). Married Mary Cecilia Eberle, July 23, 1982 (divorced).

Donald Mac Kay Deacon

Florence (Campbell) Deacon

Kathryn Robinson

Mary Cecilia Eberle