Millennials are finally buying cars

by | July 11th, 2017

In the early part of this decade, automakers were concerned that Millennials weren’t buying cars and (more worrisome to them) they may never be interested buying cars. New data out of the US shows that they were interested in new wheels…just later than their parents did. “According to J.D. Power’s Power Information Network, which defines millennials […]

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What we can all learn from YouTube’s programmatic advertising kerfuffle

by | March 31st, 2017

As programmatic advertising plays an increasingly large role in marketers’ campaign strategies, agencies and their clients have learned it’s not a perfectly-targeted medium – yet. Over the past few weeks, Johnson & Johnson, AT&T and other heavyweight brands around the world have put a hold on digital advertising with Google’s YouTube. The reason? Programmatic YouTube ads […]

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99% of digital advertising spend goes to…

by | January 7th, 2017

Fortune’s “How Google and Facebook Have Taken Over the Digital Industry” article provides a great breakdown of the Interactive Advertising Bureau’s 2016 digital ad spending report – and where all those dollars are going. Spoiler: 99% of it is going to the two companies noted in the article link above. For advertising agencies and consumer brands, staying […]

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Seeking a Full Stack Web Developer

by | October 27th, 2016

Agency59 Response is seeking a Full Stack Web Developer for a permanent position working in our Toronto office. Who are we? We’re a mid-size, mid-town shop with some of the best brands you could hope to work on. We’re searching high and low for just the right Web Developer. We’re passionate about driving results in […]

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The results are (almost!) in…

by | August 26th, 2016

We’re shortlisted for 2 B2B Marketing Awards and an ITSMA Award! This was an exciting week for Agency59! We were informed that we have been shortlisted for two campaigns in the B2B Marketing Awards and one campaign in the ITSMA Awards for campaigns we developed with our TELUS clients. With a long standing partnership, we […]

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A59 test some of our latest tech.

by | January 26th, 2016

Earlier this month I posted my first video blog in which I promised we would turn the camera on ourselves more often this year, and so we have. Below is a video we made earlier this month about our newest technology in the office, TELUS Business Connect, a new Voice over Internet Protocol or VoIP […]

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Seeking an AE obsessed about making a difference…

by | January 22nd, 2016

Agency59 Response is seeking an Account Executive. Who are we? We’re a mid-size, mid-town shop with some of the best brands you could hope to work on. We’re searching high and low for just the right Account Executive with experience for our growing Response division. We’re passionate about driving results in smart new ways. Who […]

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What’s ahead for 2016

by | January 12th, 2016

There have been a number of articles, posts, podcasts etc. on the topic of predictions and outlook for the next big thing to hit in 2016. In today’s post, and my first video blog, I am going to share what I think will be a big part of our collective marketing, communications and advertising activities […]

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AGENCY59 Response is seeking a Production Manager

by | October 26th, 2015

Who are we? We’re a mid-size, mid-town shop with some of the best brands you could hope to work on. We’re passionate about driving results, brilliant creative, awards and happy clients. While we may work hard, we love having fun too. Position Overview: Manage print production of direct mail and integrated projects for marketing campaigns. Job responsibilities include: Share […]

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