The Best Out of Home Advertising Companies in Toronto

Looking for a top ooh ad agency in Toronto?

A survey by Neilsen and the OAAA revealed that 46% of adults trust ads in the outdoors and public places the most. In fact, out of home advertising (OOH) proved more trustworthy than search engine ads, video ads, and social media ads.

You can find out of home ads on billboards, buses, subways, park benches, and bus stations. They're an opportunity to show off your creativity and build brand awareness – especially if your ad is in a high-traffic location.

Out of home advertising agencies help you identify the best location and advertising style for your OOH ad. But, be prepared to dedicate a large portion of your marketing budget to OOH advertising. Pricing for out of home ads typically depends on the ad size and placement, with placement referring to the ad's potential reach.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top out of home advertising companies in Toronto. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Toronto Out of Home Advertising Companies

  • 1

    Sid Lee

    Sid Lee is a creative agency headquartered in Montreal. It has expanded to offices in Paris, Toronto, and Culver City, Calif. since its establishment in 1993. Sid Lee employs 796 professionals that provide web design, social media marketing, digital strategy, advertising, and branding to small, mid-size, and large companies alike.

    Former clients
    Honda
    Fasken
    KFC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    2016 Agency of the Year - Digi Awards

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  • 2

    Havas Canada

    Digital communications agency Havas Canada is based in Montreal, Canada with another office in Toronto. Since 1986, their team of 117 has been specializing in web design, advertising, branding, and more for midmarket-sized clients.

    Notable Project

    Havas Canada developed a few websites for a museum in Quebec. The websites they developed were responsive and informative. Havas Canada's efforts resulted in higher traffic and engagement. 

    "Most of our sites have good usability and user experience, and that drives in higher traffic to the pages, more page views, and more time on site." – Manager of Digital Interactives, Museum

    Former clients
    Canadian Women's Foundation
    New Balance
    Dior
    Volkswagen
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Media Innovation Awards (2017)

  • 3

    Aqomi

    Aqomi is a technology and branding company based in Edmonton, Canada. They were founded in 2018 and have a team of 7 employees. They specialize in branding, social media marketing, and print design. They use the perfect mix of creative design and technological savvy to create unique advertising solutions for their clients.

    Notable Project

    Aqomi designed a website and did marketing for a hologram advertising company. They designed a Wordpress site for the client and coordinated their rebranding and marketing, providing copy and materials, including a new logo, mission statement, and content for the site. The client was very happy with the outcome of the project, and appreciated the way that the workflow was structured.

    “Because of the redesigned website and the fresh marketing materials, I have recently secured a substantial client contract worth a couple hundred thousand dollars.” – CEO, Hologram Advertising Company
     

    Former clients
    Dogas
    Bitwin
    Careline
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.8
    4.8
    22 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Giants & Gentlemen

    Giants & Gentlemen is a strategy and creative advertising shop based in Toronto. Founded in 2012, the team of 24 specializes in advertising, digital strategy, and marketing strategy. They work primarily with midmarkets and small businesses, specializing in advertising and marketing, hospitality and leisure, and business services.  

    Notable Project

    Giants & Gentlemen provided branding services for a conveinience store chain. They provided branding, marketing, and creative strategy for multiple campaigns. They took these campaigns to various social media including Snapchat and Instagram. The client was impressed with the results of the project.

    “We outpaced benchmarks with our Snapchat campaign. We also saw a lift in sales during that campaign of about 11% that was specifically attributed to that. We’ve seen an increase of over 40% in sales.” – Marketing Manager, Conveinience Store Chain

    Former clients
    Royal Bank of Canada
    Days Inn
    Park N’ Fly
    Fisherman’s Friend
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    OKD Marketing

    OKD Marketing is a full-service integrated marketing and communications agency based in Burlington, Canada. Established in 1981, OKD has 52 employees and provides advertising, web development, social media marketing, and digital strategy services.

    Notable Project

    OKD Marketing designed and developed an e-commerce site for a custom auto parts business. The client's small team lacked technical expertise, but needed an attractive digital presence to build leads and increase growth momentum. In addition to the site, which now drives 100% of the client's sales, OKD created videos, point-of-purchase displays, and trade show booths.

    "It’s so easy. We just tell them what we want to happen and when, and they take care of everything. It’s almost like I have that department in my own business. Communication is also really good." — Founder, Auto Parts Firm

    Former clients
    Castello
    Canadian Cancer Society
    Integra Tire
    UPS
    Margaritaville
    HBC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Burlington, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Bob's Your Uncle

    Founded in 2013 and based in Toronto, Canada, Bob’s Your Uncle is an advertising agency with a team of 20+. They work with mid-market businesses, providing advertising, content marketing, and branding services.

    Notable Project

    A food company was launching a new product and hired Bob’s Your Uncle to create a marketing campaign that included a TV spot in both English and French. They performed market research for the client to ensure branding activities accurately reflected the target audience.

    “We’ve done some in-store sampling. When people came to the booth for a sample, they said they saw the product on TV and they’re interested in trying it. It has definitely piqued the curiosity of the consumer. One consumer asked me if it really tastes as good as it looks.” – Senior Marketing Manager, Food Company

    Former clients
    Popeyes
    Mike’s Hard Lemonade
    Cadbury
    Applebees
    Quiznos
    Doritos
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.2
    4.2
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Creativity Top 5 , Digiday Awards , Webby Awards , Interactive Agency Bureau

  • 7

    Marshall Fenn Communications

    Marshall Fenn Communications is a marketing communications agency that was founded in 1954. Based in Toronto, its team of 32 specializes in digital and marketing strategy, advertising, direct marketing and more for primarily enterprise-level clients.

    Notable Project

    Marshall Fenn Communications helped a real estate company with advertising. The work included developing several websites, running SEO campaigns and providing branding services. All web-related metrics have improved for the real estate agency. 

    "There have been significant improvements in our web metrics based on Google Analytics including traffic and conversion rates." – EVP of Operations, Real Estate Agency

    Former clients
    Scotiabank
    Travel Guard
    Ocean Spray
    AVG
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    4.6
    4.6
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Cassie Award Nominee (2015)

  • 8

    ArtBeat.Marketing

    ArtBeat.Marketing is a Toronto-based boutique creative agency. Founded in 2000 and serving primarily midmarket clients, their team focuses on brand communications and ad campaign design. Their branding specialties are corporate identity, product branding, and brand messaging. On the technical side, they're proficient in Adobe. 

    Notable Project

    ArtBeat.Marketing provided data visualization for the employment equity program of a local college. They configured a way to present important data in a visually appealing way. They adhered to existing brand guidelines, and their work was received enthusiastically by the end-audience.

    "The response from the people who have seen the report has been overwhelmingly positive. Art made an electronic version and another version for print." — Human Rights, Equity, & Diversity Advisor, Local College

    Former clients
    Humber College
    Ideal Logistics Group
    LANT Insurance
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    BANG! creative

    BANG! creative is a creative marketing studio that operates out of Milton, Canada. Formed in 2005, the team of under 10 is well-versed in several creative services, including branding, print design, advertising, and marketing strategy. Their clientele consists of small and mid-sized companies.

    Notable Project

    Working to revamp a cosmetic laser clinic's branding, BANG! creative offered a small business branding package. This encompassed market research, logo designs, a new name, and a website. In addition to a more polished brand image, the team implemented much-needed metric tracking procedures to support the clinic's digital marketing efforts.

    "I have more insights into how people are engaging with us. On Instagram, we’ve gone jumped from no followers to about 800, and our Google Ads are performing well." – Owner, Cosmetic Laser Clinic

    Former clients
    INCOE corporation
    Mold-Masters
    Milacron
    Peel Regional Police
    Town of Milton
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Milton, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Redgees Design Awards - Community Leader , Applied Arts Awards , Summit International Creative Awards - Best of Show

  • 10

    Astromic

    Astromic is a digital advertising agency headquartered in Mississauga, Canada. Their team of approximately 4 employees provides branding, digital strategy, and SEO in addition to more traditional advertising. Their branding focus includes but isn't limited to corporate identity, brand messaging, and naming.

    Notable Project

    Astromic developed a website for a CBD e-commerce brand. In addition to developing the online platform, they negotiated with influencers and delivered paid advertising opportunities. Their efforts led to an increase in customer retention and social media followers.

    "We had direct contact with the Astromic team, which was effective and made sure any changes or questions were answered quickly." — CBD Company

    Former clients
    Fashion Nova Empire
    Mayweather Promotions
    Tik Tok
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Mississauga, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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