- Managing Director
- T: +1 646 706 1691
- F: +1 415 293 4497
- 50 California Street
- Suite 1900
- San Francisco, CA, 94111
- United States
- T: +1 415 283 4200
- F: +1 415 293 4496
- B.A., English and Its European Backgrounds, Princeton University
- Strategic Communications
- Telecom, Media & Technology (TMT)
John Franklin is a Managing Director in the FTI Consulting Strategic Communications segment and is based in San Francisco.
As Head of the Tech & Telecom sector in the Americas, Mr. Franklin focuses on building communications and content programs that help companies explain the commercial value they derive from unique applications of technology. His group advises a broad array of private, newly public and mature public technology clients including Genband, Trulia, Eventbrite, Recommind, GigaOM, Zynga, HP, Dell, Microsoft and Yahoo!.
Mr. Franklin previously was with Abernathy MacGregor Group, whose Bay Area office he helped open in 2011. Both at Abernathy and during his previous tenure at RLM Finsbury (then Robinson, Lerer & Montgomery), he also has broad brand positioning, financial and crisis communications experience, including significant assignments outside the tech sector for clients including Toyota, PepsiCo, Credit Suisse, Comcast, Morgan Stanley, Northwest Airlines, AC Nielsen, Diageo and Pfizer.
Mr. Franklin received his BA in English and Its European Backgrounds (Medieval Literature) from Princeton University, where he was twice recognized for his independent academic work.