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To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top marketing strategy firms in Canada. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best Canada Marketing Strategy Companies

  • 1
    $100,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Montreal Canada

    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.

    Clients
    Cirque du Soleil
    MLSE
    HBO
    The North Face
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sid Lee built an email marketing campaign to build a stronger conversion rate. The team also assists with optimization and A/B testing.

    "Their communication was lightning fast."

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Modern Craft is a consultancy founded in 2014. Based in Vancouver, Canada, their team of more than 10 offers marketing strategy, business consulting, and digital strategy solutions for clients ranging from mid-market to enterprise-level businesses.

    Clients
    Destination Canada
    Destination British Columbia
    Tourism Vancouver
    Freybe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Modern Craft provided business consulting solutions for a renal research project. The platform for the project needed its registry to be minimized. Modern Craft walked through the process with individuals that had limited tech experience.

    “It’s remarkable how they were able to crystallize the complex needs that we had in a succinct and clear format.” - President, Renal Research Project

  • 3
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Yulu Public Relations Inc. is a PR and impact relations agency based in Vancouver, Canada, with another office in New York City. Since it was founded in 2011, they've been specializing in PR, social media marketing, and other design services. The team of just 10 has worked with non-profits, consumer products & services, and other specialized industries.

    Clients
    Red Bull Amaphiko
    World Housing
    B Lab
    Fuck Cancer
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Yulu Public Relations was the primary communications specialist for a creative agency. Through collaborating during the strategic and discovery phase, Yulu Public Relations then pushed various media opportunities to help with the agency's brand awareness.  The results were amazing.

    "Their media relations efforts for our campaigns resulted in more than 40 media hits in the first three months of engagement, securing media coverage in reputable outlets such as Fast Company, Mashable, The Drum, Business Insider, and Adweek."– Former Head of Strategic, Creative Agency

  • 4
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Hamilton Canada

    Ulistic LP is an IT services marketing team based in Sebring, Fla., with offices in Lakeland, Fla. and Hamilton, ON. Founded in 2010, the team of 36 specializes in marketing strategy, web design, and email marketing. They work primarily with small businesses. 

     

    Notable Project

    Ulistic LP worked on marketing and web development for a training and network service. They also created marketing collateral, blog content, email blasts, and social media posts. The client appreciated their consistent communication throughout the project.

    “While it’s not a traceable metric, we are getting more calls, which is directly related to Ulistic LP’s work.” – Director of Client Partnerships, Training and Network Service 

  • 5
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Mississauga Canada

    Viral Nation is a marketing agency of 40 employees. Founded in 2014, they have headquarters in Vaughan, Canada and a second office in New York. They provide social media marketing to clients in the gaming, consumer products, retail, and e-commerce industries.

    Clients
    Tencent
    Match.com
    Baidu
    Twitch
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A technology company hired Viral Nation to create influencer marketing campaigns for multiple AI-based products. They contacted influencers and helped create content such as theme pages. The project's success exceeded the client's expectations.

    "The team was responsive, available, and always willing to help us." – Senior Product Marketing Manager, Technology Company

  • 6
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Fresh Squeezed Ideas is a global research consultancy headquartered in Chicago, with an office in Toronto. Since 2006, their team of 25 has been specializing in market research, marketing strategy, and branding for clients in the consumer products and healthcare field. 

    Clients
    Nestle
    McDonald's
    Kellogg's
    Coca-Cola
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Fresh Squeezed Ideas conducted market research for a chocolate company. The work was to strengthen their position among specific brands. Stakeholders in the chocolate company responded very well to the work Fresh Squeezed Ideas completed.

    "The Fresh Squeezed team did a great job of distilling a number of different questions into their simplest form to make the research as impactful as possible." – Consumer Insights, Chocolate Company

  • 7
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Branding & Buzzing is a marketing and advertising agency with headquarters located in Toronto. Founded in 2011, their team of 10 employees provides marketing strategy, event marketing, and digital strategy to their clients.

    Notable Project

    Branding & Buzzing worked on social media marketing for an egg company. They boosted the client’s social presence by creating and posting on Facebook and Instagram pages. The client ran a test the first year after the completion of the project and is pleased with the results.

    “The team at Branding & Buzzing specializes and works with a majority of clients within the food and foodservice industries. That level of expertise is crucial to us when it comes to finding suitable influencers for activities. That’s what sets them apart.” – Marketing Specialist, Egg Company

  • 8
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Coquitlam Canada

    REX Marketing + Design Inc is a branding agency run by a team of fewer than 10 professionals based in Coquitlam, Canada. Founded in 2017, the company offers branding, market research, and graphic design assistance for both small and medium-sized businesses, with a branding focus on brand messaging and brand strategy.

    Clients
    Stanley Park
    City of Vancouver
    Wesgroup Equipment
    DermaSpark Products Inc
    Industries
    Notable Project

    REX Marketing + Design Inc worked with an in-home cooking service to help update their website. The goal of the project was to streamline the identity of the overall brand across all platforms. Wesgroup Equipment took time to understand their client's business inside-out, even contacting customers of the service to get a better idea of what to build upon. The updated brand identity receives positive feedback to this day.

    "The one thing that stood out was how personable they were. I felt like they really wanted to get to know my business. " - CEO, In-House Cooking Service

  • 9
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Edmonton Canada

    Founded in 2018, Dingus & Zazzy is a marketing agency. Their small team of approximately 6 specializes in marketing strategy, media planning and buying, and web design. 

    Notable Project

    Dingus & Zazzy put together a marketing plan for a spa. The plan included a website redesign, social media marketing, and other marketing outreach. The company is ranking higher on Google and meeting their target demographics.

    "They're a small business that's receptive to feedback." –Owner, Spa

  • 10
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Kelowna Canada

    BlackBean is a creative marketing agency based in Kelowna, Canada, and founded in 2016. With no more than 10 members, they offer graphic design, web development, and branding solutions to small businesses in the fields of legal cannabis, hospitality, and government services.

    Clients
    ClearSolv Solvent Inc.
    Vitalis Extraction Tech
    Swan Heating & Plumbing
    Diablo Nutrients
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BlackBean provided branding services for a medicinal cannabis company. The company wanted to create a logo and visual profile to be used in their marketing efforts. The company is happy with the results.

    “They are very structured and responsive with high transparency.” - CEO, Medicinal Cannabis Company

  • 11
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    The Art of Business is a full-scale marketing agency based in High River, Canada, and founded in 2017. With no more than 10 employees, they offer content marketing, graphic design, and web design solutions for clients in the fields of hospitality, e-commerce, and business services.

    Clients
    Livable Inc
    Spine Pain Institute Los Angeles
    Canada 51
    Phair Business Solutions
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The Art of Business designed a website for a Canadian apiary. The Art of Business also provided the apiary with a marketing strategy and improved their social media content. All of the work was completed in under a month.

    “They really go above and beyond.” - Owner, Canadian Apiary

  • 12
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    BrandEQ Agency is a Toronto-based PR and marketing firm founded in 2013. Their team of 4 employees serves clients of all sizes. Their scope of services includes marketing strategy, event planning and marketing, IT strategy consulting, and even graphic design.

    Clients
    Government
    Non-Profits
    Corporate
    Notable Project

    BrandEQ Agency helped brand a conflict management firm. They analyzed the client's strengths and weaknesses and also built out a social media strategy. Their work enabled the client to secure partnerships with major clients like government agencies.

    "We’ve only had issues when their drive for making the product perfect conflicts with our desire for speed. However, it always works out for the best. For their efficiency and quality of work, BrandEQ is premium." — CEO, Conflict Management Company

  • 13
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Based in Toronto, Zync is a marketing and digital agency that was founded in 2004. Their team of nearly 15 specializes in branding, web design, digital strategy, and more. 

    Clients
    AVIVA
    Bank of Montreal
    Canadian Olympic Committee
    Chris Hadfield Inc.
    Notable Project

    Zync developed a WordPress website for a national sports organization. The agency redesigned the front- and backend of the website, working on a new UX and UI, and went through the whole process prototype development to fully-functional delivery. Due to their work, the new website an experienced an increase in traffic. 

    "We had to design this for massive traffic spikes, and our ongoing reality for a property like that is maybe 100,000 to 150,000 uniques a month. During the sporting events, it can have 20, 30, or 40 times that." —Executive Director, National Sports Organization 

  • 14
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Ottawa Canada

    Jackpine is a branding agency out of Ottowa, Canada. Founded in 2013, the company consists of under 10 employees who work primarily with mid-market clients in various industries. They offer branding services as well as marketing and digital strategy.

    Clients
    Hyatt
    Evergreen
    Government of Canada
    Buildforce
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jackpine functioned as a full-service marketing and communications arm for a brain-computer interface company. In addition to generating the copy and visuals, they supported customer casing. Their ability to manage realistic expectations helped secure a long-term partnership.

    "I'm more than satisfied with the results we've been able to achieve with Jackpine. They're far and away better than we would've been able to achieve anywhere else."

  • 15
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Major Tom is a full-service digital agency based in New York, with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Founded in 2000, their team of about 70 employees serves a variety of industries. They specialize in providing web design, digital strategy, and social media marketing capabilities.

    Clients
    L'Oreal
    Denny's
    Sleeman Breweries
    Orkin
    Notable Project

    Major Tom bolstered the digital marketing resources for a marketing. They operated as a third party vendor to deliver a stronger strategic plan to reach the client's objectives. They supplied digital advertising and email marketing assistance, along with SEO campaign strategy implementations, which included content management recommendations.

    "Our organic search results doubled in 2017, thanks to blend of their optimization advice and our own content processes." — Owner & Digital Strategist, Marketing Consultancy

  • 16
    $100,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    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.  

    Clients
    Royal Bank of Canada
    Wyndham Hotel Group
    Beaverbrook Group of Companies
    Days Inn Canada
    Industries
    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

  • 17
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    Flipp Advertising is a marketing and advertising agency based in Calgary, Canada. Since 2009, their team of 17 has been specializing in branding, web design, social media marketing, and more for enterprise-level clients. 

    Clients
    iON United
    Papa John's Pizza
    Canada Malting Co. Limited
    Red Stripe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A food manufacturing company hired Flipp Advertising for their rebranding. Flipp Advertising developed a new color scheme and logo first and are now working on a website for the company. The work has been receiving positive feedback from the customers. 

    "Our clients praise our new logo for standing out, and they can see that we're advancing as a leader in our industry." – Sales, Food Manufacturing Company

  • 18
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Founded in 2014, PATIO Interactive is a digital design and development company. Their team of around 12 employees is based in Toronto, with an additional office in Ontario. They focus on market strategy, UX design, and custom software development services.

    Clients
    PricewaterhouseCoopers
    TD Canada Trust
    AB Inbev
    Ernst and Young
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The team worked with a brewing company to create engaging packaging for new products along with a behind-the-scenes 360 video to immerse buyers in the creation of the product. Their strategic ideas have become creative assets for the partner.

  • 19
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Your Story is a video marketing agency based in Vancouver, Canada. Founded in 2017, they have between two and nine employees specializing in results-driven video marketing campaigns for small, midmarket, and global companies typically in business services, consumer products, and finance. Their expertise covers video production, photography, content strategy, paid campaigns, and remarketing.

    Clients
    Marriott International
    Hublot
    Aston Martin
    Parq Vancouver
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Your Story produced multiple videos for a restaurant's internal and external needs. They created an Instagram Stories template and email functionality. Featured lunch specials have sold out at a markedly higher rate thanks to the work by Your Story.

    “The videos we've released have been doing really well. They bring in a ton of business for us. We sell out every single day that we use their template, which is ridiculous.” – Marketing Manager, Restaurant

  • 20
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Hamilton Canada

    Cubicle Fugitive is a web development and advertising agency based in in Burlington, Canada, and founded in 2003. Their team of 13 employees specializes in branding, advertising, and marketing strategy. They mainly work with clients in the legal, education, and healthcare industries. 

    Clients
    Aird Berlis
    Dunnion Law
    Habitat for Humanity
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cubicle Fugitive ran a long term marketing effort for a law firm. They built and updated the client’s website, designed their newsletter and other promotional materials, and produced content as needed. The client was impressed with the quality of their service.

    “They keep us on track and have excellent project management. The employees are all highly skilled.” – Director of Marketing & Business, Law Firm
     

  • 21
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Brand & Mortar is a full-service marketing agency founded in 2011. Based in Toronto, Canada, the team of 14 specializes in branding, social media marketing, and video production. 

    Clients
    Avanza Sports
    Cloverleaf
    Comtech Group
    Corporate Vibrations
    Notable Project

    Brand & Mortar assists the customer acquisition efforts of a gym and social club. They built a new website, support digital marketing efforts, and made suggestions to codify the total brand image. The client was pleased with the team's work. 

    "They considered all of our goals and modified their strategy to match. I’ve never worked with a company who was so attuned to us. They studied my business inside and out and were attentive to our individuality." — Owner, Gym

  • 22
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    Maven Media Group is a fully integrated marketing company based in Calgary, Canada. Founded in 2018, their modest team of 4 employees provide advertising, social media marketing, and content marketing services to their midmarket business clients.
     

    Clients
    Qualico
    Hockey Canada
    IBM
    RBC Royal Bank
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Maven Media Group built an engaging online community for a land development firm. They shot 2 videos that explained a home buying process in a new community. They also took over management of the company’s social media and content marketing. The client was happy with the videos that were produced.

    “They're a very collaborative agency. I've worked with multiple companies, and often creative directors try to pitch their own vision to clients.” – Director of Marketing, Land Development Firm
     

  • 23
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    North Wiltshire Canada

    Art Fresh, Inc is an advertising and branding firm based in Brookfield, Canada. Founded in 2011, their team of 30 serves clients in the business services and real estate sectors. Services include corporate identity, brand strategy, and brand messaging.

    Clients
    The City of Summerside
    IMC
    GCACC
    Slemon Park Corporation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Art Fresh, Inc. developed a brand for a local government initiative. They created 3-4 options for their client’s review. The new brand presence was well received and added immense value.

     “The new logo and tagline crystallized the meaning of the event in our minds and helped us better communicate the value proposition to our target audiences.”- Manager, Local Government

  • 24
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Calgary Canada

    Point Real Estate Marketing is a communications firm headquartered in Calgary, Canada. Founded in 2008, their one-man-team primarily services SMEs in the real estate industry. They provide marketing strategy and research, branding, and advertising. They also offer support in corporate communications and event management.

    Clients
    Parkbridge
    Excel Homes
    Apex Developments
    Genesis Land Development
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Point Real Estate Marketing designed the website and created a press release for a land development company. In addition to creating the client's user-friendly platform, they worked hard to secure press placements in local newspapers and magazines. They've delivered a great website and they've been easy to work with.

    "Like I said, our target market is builders, so being able to receive feedback from Jesse on what kind of product type they are looking for, or how many lots they buy every year was incredibly helpful." — President, Land Development Company

  • 25
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Truth + Dare is a creative and digital agency located in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 1998, they have four employees specializing in digital branding and marketing strategies for modern startups, typically in hospitality and retail. Their expertise ranges from content marketing, advertising, and app development to editorial design, film, SEO, and UX/UI.

    Clients
    Sheridan EDGE
    Chelsea Hotel
    Executive Yacht
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Truth + Dare managed the creative content creation and strategy in digital and print marketing for a hospitality company. They worked from end-to-end to gather market research, develop targets, and deploy ads. Website traffic, ad click-through rates, and hotel bookings all skyrocketed as a result of the work by Truth + Dare.

    “On a particular recent project, they helped us launch a social media ad campaign to target specific audiences from the months of September to December. As a result of those ads, we actually saw an increase in our visits by 763 percent and an increase in click-through rates of 798 percent, which is absolutely unbelievable.” – Director of Marketing & E-Business, Hospitality Company

  • 26
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Marketing strategy company Virginia Brailey was founded in 2020. The company specializes in marketing strategy, public relations, market research, digital strategy, and more and has a small team. The company is located in Toronto, Canada.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Virginia Brailey developed rebranding and marketing strategies for a human capital firm and an auto finance company. They developed websites, created marketing collateral, and managed third-party resources.

    “We always received more than what we paid for the projects.”

  • 27
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Clavis Social is a social media marketing company located in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2018, they employ three staff specializing in social media marketing and marketing and digital strategies. They work with small to mid-size companies in a range of industries, including business services, gaming, and non-profit.

    Clients
    Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation
    Staples
    Canadian Premier League
    TLN
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Clavis Social wrote articles and feature stories for a sports company to educate and inform the public. They interviewed people across Canada and filed stories according to a content schedule. Clavis Social's efforts were received well by fans and stakeholders and the articles garnered traffic through content channels.

    “The response has been very positive. Fans can find friendly articles on our content channels that make them feel connected and valued by their club and the league.” – Former Director of Football, Sports Company

  • 28
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    St. Albert Canada

    Branding agency Graphos was launched in 1993. Their small team is in Edmonton, Canada. Graphos offers branding, logo, web design, advertising, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Graphos Product provided branding services for a construction company, creating a new logo, brand guidelines, and redesigning the website from scratch. They’re currently managing SEO and social media campaigns.

    "They were great at communicating where they were in the timeline and met every single deliverable and deadline."

  • 29
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Laval Canada

    STRATEGIES is a Montreal-based marketing agency founded in 1989. With more than two professionals, they provide email marketing and marketing strategy solutions for small and mid-market businesses that work in industries such as hospitality, arts, and business services.

    Clients
    Alterra Mountain Company
    Quebec Bleu Cross
    Station Mont Tremblant
    Tremblant Resort Association
    Industries
    Notable Project

    STRATEGIES provided various web and marketing services for a car rental company. The overall goal was to drive up sales and improve customer loyalty in Canada. The company won an award for its substantial growth alongside STRATEGIES.

    “...their creativity and ability to deliver quality work at an affordable price – work that was always on-brand and beautifully engaging.” - Operations Manager, Car Rental Company

  • 30
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Hamilton Canada

    Kitestring Creative Branding Studio is a marketing company, founded in 2007 and based in Hamilton, Canada. Their 5-person team specializes in branding, web development, and social media marketing. They primarily serve small business clients in government and nonprofit.

    Clients
    Hamilton Oshawa Port Authority
    Jamesville Bennetto Early Learning & Childcare Centre
    BRIGHT Run
    Neighbour to Neighbour
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Kitestring Creative Branding Studio contributed to numerous web design and support projects for a port authority. This work included website design and maintenance, micro-site development, and an annual economic impact infographic. The client appreciated their fresh ideas and impeccable execution.

    “They’re highly effective at communicating our message. We've received excellent feedback from both customers and stakeholders.” – Director of Public Affairs, Port Authority
     

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