Active International shortlisted as finalist for the Employee Recommended Workplace Award

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Karim Kanji to emcee the iab MIXX Canada September 21

Posted by Kimberly Presnail

I sat down with  Karim Kanji, Director of Social Media Strategy for iNvolved Media (social media division of Active International) who has been selected to emcee the iab MIXX Canada on September 21st.   The conference will explore the meaning of “ME” in the context of big data. Attendees will learn about the incredible uses of big data and how consumers will continue to be asked for personal information in exchange for escalating value.

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iNvolved Media's Global Expansion Leads to New Strategic Canadian Hire

Posted by Kimberly Presnail

iNvolved Media, a New York based social media firm, is proud to announce its global expansion into Canada and the UKIndustry leader Karim Kanji has been appointed as Director, Social Media Strategy and will lead Canadian social advertising efforts out of parent company Active International’’s Toronto office.   

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Active International Canada donates 4828 items to Oasis Clothing Bank

Posted by Kimberly Presnail

Active International Canada’s ActiveCares Program is our dedication to ethical behavior and a commitment to improving the quality of life at their place of work as well as through the local Canadian community. Every year, we feel strongly that it is our responsibility to give back to the community in which we thrive. 

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A day in the life of... a digital media buyer

Posted by Kimberly Presnail

I sat down with Active’s Esther Tak, Director Digital Media, and Christine Lako, Digital Media  Assistant to get a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes during a corporate trade digital media buy.

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Active International scores 91% in employee satisfaction for 2nd consecutive year

Posted by Kimberly Presnail

A businesses greatest asset is its people, and that’s certainly the case for Active International in Toronto.  With such a unique business model, our operation is far from an automated machine.  Each step of our trading process is handled with care, and depends on a talented, engaged team of people to transform a smart concept into measurable value.

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Work from home tips: When our corporate disaster recovery plan became reality

Posted by Kimberly Presnail

Working from home is often seen as a nice to have option for many Canadian businesses.  But what happens during an emergency when that nice-to-have… becomes a need-to-have, now?    

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Get to know Jessica Harradine, Media Assistant

Posted by KImberly Armstrong

If you've been following us on LinkedIn or Twitter lately, you've likely noticed that our Toronto office has been growing significantly.  We are proud to be hiring some of the brightest minds and hearts of the Toronto industry and can't wait to introduce you to them. Today, we get to know the lovely and talented Media Assistant extraordinaire Jessica Harradine.  

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The top 7 traits of an effective team culture

Posted by KImberly Armstrong

One of the questions I'm often asked by potential candidates in an interview is "tell me more about your culture?".  Over the past year alone, our employee satisfaction was rated 91% in Toronto, and we've seen topline revenue growth of over 30%. We not only have an excellent culture, but an effective one that drives results.

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Get to know Active: Gurjit Bath

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