News Release

November 20 SPARC Dinner
Featuring John Gable
“Impact of Media Bias, Big Tech Filters, and Social Media on our Democracy”

Los Altos Hills, California:  The South Peninsula Area Republican Coalition (SPARC) will hold their next Speaker Series Dinner at the Fremont Hills Country Club on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. The featured speaker will be John Gable, former Republican political operative and technologist who founded with the goal of providing balanced news, diverse  perspectives, and real conversation.

John has over 20 years of technology entrepreneurship, management and executive experience, leading product, marketing and consumer teams and divisions. He served on the original teams for Microsoft Office, Mozilla at Netscape, and ZoneAlarm at Check Point Software. He co-founded Kavi Corp (web-based collaboration, sold to Higher Logic) and previously was a professional political campaigner and executive director in the 1980s working for the Republican National Committee as well as for candidates for US President, US Senate, US Congress, Governor and local campaigns. His experience spans consumer technology products, marketing, press, community collaboration and high tech map to address future opioid policy and improve pain care for the better” according to the American Medical Association.

The event is open to the public and tickets may be purchased at

John Gable Photo

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The South Peninsula Area Republican Coalition (SPARC) is affiliated with the California Congress of Republicans, a chartered organization of the California Republican Party. Our regional focus is San Mateo and Santa Clara counties and we attract members and speakers from all over the Bay Area region. SPARC hosts a dozen events a year that are open to the general public. SPARC was founded in the year 2000 and has been built on the historic Republican principles of limited government, low taxes, and a strong national defense. As a group, we work to extend our support for Republican candidates who will work at all levels to help make these goals come true. Link to SPARC Logo