The Best TV Media Planning & Buying Agencies in Canada

Looking for a top TV media buying service in Canada?

Advertising on television presents some advantages – namely it's attention-grabbing, visual, fosters an emotional response, and reaches a wide audience, to name a few. To get started, though, it's important to find a TV media buying agency you can trust to get your ads optimized and placed successfully.

For example, TV advertising works the best when ads appear frequently and at times when your audience is watching television. This requirement makes TV ads costly. A TV media buying agency will help you navigate the process and the pros and cons of this advertising medium.

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

List of the Best Canada TV Media Planning & Buying Agencies

  • 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

    Full Blast Creative

    Full Blast Creative is a full-service marketing agency based in Calgary, Canada. Established in 2011, they have a team of over 5 that provides a wide range of services, including web design, UX/UI design, SEO, and branding.

    Notable Project

    After collaborating for years, Full Blast Creative took over a music festival company's social media accounts. The team successfully reached the targeted threshold of social media mentions for third-party partners, pushing Facebook ads to drive visibility. Since their involvement, the client noticed higher community engagement rates.

    "Their experience with us coupled with their expertise in social media made them able to create an engaging online experience for many folks." — Co-Manager, Music Festival

    Former clients
    Interra Energy
    Qualicare National Payments
    Al Shamal Shriners
    Cheer's Pub & Grill
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    16 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Phoenix Advertising Group

    Phoenix Advertising Group is an advertising company based in Regina, Canada. Founded in 1982, their team of 43 employees provides advertising, digital strategy, and branding services.

    Notable Project

    Partnering with a brewing company as a long-term service provider, Phoenix Advertising Group has developed a brand from scratch, including can design, outdoor advertisements, and social media content. Each campaign they've handled as outperformed their previous efforts, opening leadership opportunities for the brand within the industry. 

    "They have strong project management skills. It’s important for me to be ahead of schedule with all our work. They know that and operate in a way that ensures it happens." – VP of Marketing, Brewing Company 

    Former clients
    Saskatchewan Roughriders
    Tourism Saskatchewan
    South Country Equipment
    Taylor Automotive Group
    Casino Regina
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Regina, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 4

    Welby Consulting

    Welby Consulting is a digital marketing agency based in Calgary, Canada. Founded in 2015, Welby Consulting's team of fewer than five employees provides PPC and SEO services.

    Notable Project

    Welby Consulting built ad campaigns for an industrial distributor, conducting keyword research and using Google AdWords & Analytics to target customers. At the same time, Welby Consulting implemented branded campaigns for the client's customers. Thanks to Welby Consulting's work, the client reported higher interest in its website, noting increased clickthrough rates and engagement metrics.

    "They [Welby Consulting] were well connected to experts in the industry and contacted them for better suggestions." – Digital Team Manager, Industrial Distributor 

    Former clients
    ClearView Plumbing & Heating
    Sparks Consulting
    Kicker Video
    Pump Interactive
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Calgary, Canada
    4.9
    4.9
    10 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Google Partner

  • 5

    Finch Media

    Finch Media is a marketing and communications agency based in Vancouver. Founded in 2014, their team of around 5 employees specializes in public relations, marketing strategy, and media planning

    Notable Project

    Finch Media provided public relations services for a production company. The team was responsible for creating and implementing both a print and digital strategy. They also handled a billboard campaign.

    "Finch Media is very easy to work with, able to identify our needs and work with our small team." – Co-President, Production Company

    Former clients
    Johnson & Johnson
    Maven Collective Marketing
    Cadillac
    Vancouver School Board
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Vancouver, Canada
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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