Horizon Media, the largest media agency in North America according to AdAge Data Center 2021, today announced the opening of a new office in Edmonton, Alberta bringing Horizon Media’s distinct vision and operating model to western Canada.
“The decision to open an office in Edmonton reflects our growth and our philosophy that Business is Personal,” said Kevin Kivi, General Manager of Horizon Media Canada. “The new office expands our geographic footprint to better serve, and bring greater local market insights, to our clients who focus on the western Canadian market.”
Horizon Media Canada brings to western Canada the scale of Horizon Media’s North American footprint along with the agency’s data-driven marketing expertise, resources, and strength in the market. By adding local talent and understanding, Horizon Media believes they can better help clients drive towards positive business outcomes.
The agency will be appointing a local lead with Alberta roots and negotiations are currently underway for real estate. In his/her role, the new Alberta lead partner will join the senior leadership at Horizon Media to grow the agency’s western Canadian business and lead Canadian client teams to drive business outcomes – beyond standard marketing and advertising industry KPIs.
Additional new hires for Horizon Media Canada in Edmonton will be named in coming months.
About Horizon Media
Horizon Media, Inc., the largest media agency in the U.S. according to AdAge, delivers data-driven business outcomes for some of the most innovative and ambitious brands. Founded in 1989, headquartered in New York, and with offices in Edmonton, Los Angeles, and Toronto, the company employs 2,400 people and has media investments of more than $9.5 billion. Horizon Media’s fundamental belief is that business is personal, which drives its approach to connecting brands with their customers and engaging with its own employees resulting in industry-leading workplace satisfaction levels (Glassdoor). The company is consistently recognized by independent media outlets for its client excellence and has earned several “Best Workplaces” awards reflecting its commitment to DEI and the life and well-being of everyone at Horizon Media.
Media: James Toccacelli