Justin Day is the managing director of Capital City Consulting’s Tampa Bay office, bringing more than 15 years of experience in the political and governmental fields.
Day provides guidance to clients that perform business with state, county, and municipal governments, as well as public-private partnerships, public transit, airports and seaports. He also assists clients in all aspects of government affairs and business development, including procurement, regulations, legislation, solicitations, negotiations, teaming and strategic planning. Day’s expertise encompasses the areas of transportation, construction, education, public works, technology, consulting, affordable housing and the environment.
Prior to joining Capital City Consulting, Day managed the Tampa office for The Advocacy Group, a statewide lobbying firm, working with several Tampa Bay-based public entities and private businesses. Day also worked in senior finance roles on various political campaigns in Florida, including the U.S. Senate, Governor, Attorney General, and various local campaigns. Day is a prolific fundraiser for local, state and federal candidates, and currently serves as the deputy treasurer for the Democratic Governors Association.
Day is a graduate of the Florida State University with a bachelor’s degree in International Affairs and a Master’s degree in Applied American Politics and Policy. He is a graduate of Leadership Tallahassee, and sits on numerous community boards, including Hillsborough Community College Foundation Board of Trustees, the Greater Tampa Chamber Board of Directors, and the AMIkids Inc Board of Trustees. He also serves as an advisor to Avant-Garde Growth Capital, LLC. Day resides in Tampa with his wife, Elena.