Looking for a top media buying agency in Toronto?

Your company can earn considerable benefits from partnering with a media buying company to improve your marketing and advertising efforts.

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

List of the Best Toronto Media Buying Companies

  • 1

    Kingstar Media

    Kingstar Media is a Toronto-based media buying agency. Founded in 2003, they have since grown their team to 38 employees. They provide media planning and buying services to their clients.
     

    Notable Project

    Kingstar Media provided digital campaign support for a media agency. They built their campaign around direct response television and other digital media. The campaign was successful, and both the client and the referring agency were pleased with their work.

    “Their workflow is seamless and done with care and attention to detail. From the top down, Kingstar Media is really well-buttoned up.” – Managing Partner, Media Agency
     

    Former clients
    Trivago
    Zip Recruiter
    Match.com
    Sleep Country
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Electronic Retailing Association: Achievers Award (2018)

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  • 2

    Jungle Media

    Jungle Media is a media agency based in New York with over 10 members. Since their founding in 2010, they have provided media planning and buying, market research, and digital strategy solutions for small and mid-market firms alike.

    Notable Project

    Jungle Media provided media planning and buying services for an online mortgage company. The company was looking to lower their cost-per-customer acquisition. Jungle Media’s services were good enough that the company considers Jungle Media as an extension of their marketing team.

    “They’re very collaborative, and I like working with them.” - CoFounder & CEO, Online Mortgage Company

    Former clients
    Nike
    IKEA
    Hendrick's Gin
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 3

    Hotspex Media

    Hotspex Media is a marketing agency founded in 2013 with over 10 professionals. Based in Toronto, Canada, they specialize in media planning and buying, digital strategy, and social media marketing solutions for clients in the fields of financial services, education, and more.

    Notable Project

    Hotspex Media ran various social media campaigns for a dental and oral care product company. The company didn’t have experience with running these types of campaigns and needed professional assistance. The company is satisfied with Hotspex Media’s work thus far.

    “Their communication was incredible. If they needed anything, they were quick to reach out. They were agile and always accessible.” - Brand Manager, Dental and Oral Care Product Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 4

    Empathy Inc.

    Empathy Inc. is a Toronto-based media company founded in 2017. Their team of about 10 employees focuses on providing media planning and buying as well as business consulting services.

    Notable Project

    The Empathy Inc. team provided digital and social media marketing for the virtual mental health solution of a communications group. They successfully built an online community around the product.

    "The team takes the time to help educate the extended project team, which demonstrates a great sense of partnership.  We’ve become better clients for these services because of the knowledge we acquired through working with Empathy Inc. This will help us going forward as we continue to expand our solution." — Communication & Change Management Solutions, Morneau Shepell

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 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

    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)

  • 7

    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
  • 8

    Groundzero

    Groundzero is an advertising company. Their small team is based in Toronto, Canada. Their team specializes in advertising, branding, and media planning & buying.

    Notable Project

    Groundzero has redesigned the website for a medical practice; they’ve updated it, created new landing pages, and implemented UX. They’ve also managed marketing campaigns and SEO services to generate leads.

    "I’d never had anybody from a marketing standpoint give me an accurate estimate and actually deliver on that promise."

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 9

    Fade Digital

    Fade Digital is a full-service digital marketing firm based in Toronto, Canada, that was established in 2011. Their team of fewer than 5 employees provides SEO, digital strategy, PPC, social media marketing, media planning & buying, content marketing, conversion optimization and email marketing services.

    Notable Project

    Fade Digital developed an online-marketing presence for a VR startup. Their team implemented SEO, provided web development using Wordpress, and curated content creation for the client. The project has been a success thus far and garnered some leads.

    "They [Fade Digital] have more than covered their end of the bargain in terms of business development. We've gotten some pretty big clients that way." – CEO, VR Startup 

    Former clients
    Binns Kitchens
    Dominion Paradons
    Caloric Appliances
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Toronto, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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