July 2021

Top Public Relations Firms in Canada

Public relations is the strategic communication process that shapes a company’s public image. The skills required for public relations include media relations, community engagement, target audience identification, storytelling, and crisis management. Public relations firms and professionals with those skills will be able to foster mutually beneficial relationships between companies and consumers. The benefits of a strong PR strategy include increased credibility, improved media relationships, a better relationship with local communities, and engagement with a more targeted audience. Public relations firms are usually capable of working with clients from large or small businesses, and can often also help with branding and marketing tasks.

Luckily, Canada has some of the best public relations agency to hire. Use our list to find and connect with public relations agency in Canada. Evaluate their case studies, project types, and client reviews to determine which company is the best fit for you.

List of the Best PR Companies in Canada

  • 1
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Langley Township, Canada

    Jelly Digital Marketing & PR counts impressive brands among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this Vancouver-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted public relations work.

    One example of their web development success comes from a globally recognized brand. Jelly Digital Marketing & PR helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 55% Public Relations
    • 40% Search Engine Optimization
    • 5% Conversion Optimization
    711 PR Campaign

    711 PR Campaign

    The ChallengeCelebrating 50 years in Canada, 7-Eleven Canada came to us to amplify their 7-Eleven Day Campaign in an authentic way. Through their #DancetheSlurp initiative that aimed to create a viral dance routine, to...
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  • 2
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    VOCAB Communications lets brands stand out with the help of their experience working with companies such as Microsoft and Morguard Malls. They are experts in PR solutions, social media marketing, and content marketing for small and medium-sized businesses in the fields of arts, nonprofit, and consumer products.

    As an example of their work, VOCAB Communications provided solutions for various artists such as Nicki Minaj and Sean Kingston. These solutions included planned press tours, social media influencer coordination, and metric reports for all campaigns.

    SERVICES
    • 80% Public Relations
    • 10% Content Marketing
    • 10% Social Media Marketing
    Event PR

    Event PR

    Event PR for athletes and charities 
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    Music Publicity

    Music Publicity

    Music publicty for celebrties/ artists tours and North American talent.
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    Case Study Working with Alterna...

    Case Study Working with Alterna...

    A VOCAB Communications client case study working on a public relations plan with Alterna Savings.
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    Experiential Marketing and Public...

    Experiential Marketing and Public...

    A VOCAB Communications case study working with Mircosoft on an experiential marketing & public relations program 
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  • 3
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    As one of Canada’s premier online reputation management firms, Reputation.ca Ltd has over 8 years of experience to back up their expertise. They specialize in PR and SEO solutions for small and medium-sized businesses, with their PR services focused on online reputation management.

    SERVICES
    • 60% Public Relations
    • 40% Search Engine Optimization
    Asset Ranking Table

    Asset Ranking Table

    Comprehensive view of how individual assets have moved up or down the search results.
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    Screenshots Archive

    Screenshots Archive

    View a chronological archive of Google results in the Screenshots section.
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    Google Matters

    Google Matters

    Google matters so manage it.
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  • 4
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Vancouver, Canada

    Magnolia Marketing Communications was founded in 2009, and since then they have offered their expertise in consistent and successful solutions. They offer PR services, marketing strategy, and social media marketing solutions for clients ranging from small businesses to large corporations.

    One of Magnolia Marketing Communications’ projects involved working with the Greater Vancouver Zoo. Magnolia Marketing Communications helped raise brand awareness for the zoo by engaging with the client’s audience via social media outlets.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Public Relations
    • 20% Marketing Strategy
    • 10% Content Marketing
    • 20% Other
    CREDENTIAL FINANCIAL

    CREDENTIAL FINANCIAL

    Challenge: As Credential continues to experience impressive growth, the company has found itself on an upward trajectory when it comes to building strong partnerships, establishing a solid CSR reputation and developing...
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    GREATER VANCOUVER ZOO

    GREATER VANCOUVER ZOO

    Challenge: Seeking to raise brand awareness and build relationships with the local community, the Greater Vancouver Zoo recognized the need to reengage their existing social media channels, Facebook, Twitter and...
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    BAMBORA

    BAMBORA

    Challenge: Bambora acquired Beanstream, a leading provider of multi-channel payment solutions, in 2015 and official launched in North America as Bambora. Through this rebrand, Bambora needed to build upon its brand...
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    BLUESHORE

    BLUESHORE

    BlueShore was searching for a dedicated PR partner to contribute to their business growth by increasing brand awareness. Despite a stable of experienced spokespeople and a vast range of personal finance topics and...
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  • 5
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    Freelancer
    LOCATION:
    Vancouver, Canada

    With an impressive list of clients and feedback that speaks to their consistent quality, Blank Slate Content brings brands to the next level with content marketing. Focused on providing high-end content marketing that meets key marketing goals, this Vancouver-based firm offers an emphasis on helping brands drive change through world-class work.

    One example of Blank Slate Content’s experience is their work for ecommerce companies looking to expand their brand through content marketing. Blank Slate Content helps them target their audience of customers with capabilities that rival many much larger enterprises. This results in content marketing that sets them apart from the competition. 

    SERVICES
    • 90% Content Marketing
    • 10% Public Relations
    McInnes Marketing

    McInnes Marketing

    Blank Slate Content was engaged to conduct an extensive campaign of thought leadership articles and creative customer-focused blogs. Our remit was to showcase the expertise of this innovative Vancouver real estate brand...
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    HSBC Canada Rugby Sevens

    HSBC Canada Rugby Sevens

    Blank Slate Content was tasked with producing blog content to help engage consumers ahead of this iconic sporting event.  Working closely with the in-house team we developed a calendar of ongoing content designed to tap...
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    Major Tom Web Copy / Content

    Major Tom Web Copy / Content

    We provided web copy and content marketing services for the launch of one of Canada’s biggest Digital Marketing Agencies, Major Tom.    Alongside developing a tone of voice and key messaging to work alongside the new...
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  • 6
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    Bookmark Content and Communications has provided content and communications solutions for huge names like Aberdeen Standard Capital as well as dozens of enterprise clients around the world. This UK-based agency was founded on a will to be great and has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When Cadillac needed a powerful way to supercharge their strategy, they turned to Bookmark Content and Communications. Bookmark Content and Communications completely revamped their approach to highlight some of their most appealing elements and drive higher engagement and sales.

    SERVICES
    • 20% Content Marketing
    • 20% CRM Consulting and SI
    • 20% Media Planning & Buying
    • 40% Other
    Social-First Content Strategy for...

    Social-First Content Strategy for...

    We created a fully integrated paid and owned content strategy to engage and connect with Silhouette consumers globally. See the full case study here: https://bookmarkcontent...
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    Redesigning enRoute and the Brand...

    Redesigning enRoute and the Brand...

    A new multichannel strategy to reach people who may be considering the brand and building out their experience in new ways. New conduits create touchpoints before a journey, during a journey and after a journey. Read...
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    Capital Thinking Rebrand

    Capital Thinking Rebrand

    When the Client Rebrands, What Happens to their Content? From client to creative direction to commissioning illustrators and finally, print, see how we rebranded the magazine of a UK discretionary fund manager mailed to...
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    Experiential Pop-up for Nobis

    Experiential Pop-up for Nobis

    Combining fashion, function and philanthropy to create an immersive brand experience for luxury outerwear shoppers. We created an immersive laundromat-themed experiential pop-up event hosted by Nobis, where guests were...
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  • 7
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    Many enterprise clients count Pilot PMR as their dependable branding experts, so it’s no wonder the company has achieved such widespread success. With years of experience in their industry, this Toronto-based agency is certainly here to make an impact.

    One Pilot PMR client is a globally recognized leader in their sector, and Pilot PMR has provided focused and wide-reaching services for the company for the entirety of their working relationship. This includes UX design, UI, overall brand presence and visuals, and more.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Branding
    • 20% UX/UI Design
    • 20% Marketing Strategy
    • 30% Other
    Toronto Public Library

    Toronto Public Library

    A new children’s brand for the world’s busiest public library system Toronto Public Library’s children’s department has never had stiffer competition for kids’ attention. We helped them create a cross-platform...
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    eSight

    eSight

    A new brand and digital presence for Canada's leading assistive vision tech company eSight makes the most advanced assistive device for low vision people available today. We worked with them to reposition their brand and...
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    Ontario English Catholic Teachers...

    Ontario English Catholic Teachers...

    Defanging fake facts with evidence, experience, and great video We designed an integrated testimonial campaign that gave voice to teachers, parents, and students from across the province, to truthfully and powerfully...
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    Partners In Art

    Partners In Art

    A new identity and online presence designed for an artistic sensibility We helped non-profit contemporary art organization Partners in Art find a visual voice that matches the high quality of art they support and share....
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  • 8
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Toronto, Canada

    Kobayashi Online clients include My City of Migration, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to search engine optimization and web marketing for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, Kobayashi Online was founded on forward-thinking principles in Canada.

    When Grand Challenges Canada needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to Kobayashi Online. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 20% Search Engine Optimization
    • 20% Web Design
    • 10% Advertising
    • 50% Other
    My City of Migration  - user...

    My City of Migration - user...

    My City of Migration – From diversity, strength. https://my.citiesofmigration.org/ Some days you get to participate in a project that really makes a difference. Cities position themselves for global...
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    Grand Challenges Canada - complex...

    Grand Challenges Canada - complex...

    Grand Challenges Canada - complex dynamic content Wordpress website design & development http://www.grandchallenges.ca Grand Challenges Canada funds innovators in low- and middle-income countries and Canada –...
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    Discover Architecture - WordPress...

    Discover Architecture - WordPress...

    Discover Architecture - for the Ontario Assocation of Architects http://discoverarchitecture.ca/ Kobayashi/Zeitguys was approached by the Ontario Association of Architects to conceive of, design and develop a new...
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    Healthy Debate - WordPress...

    Healthy Debate - WordPress...

    St. Michaels Hospital Healthy Debate Wordpress website http://healthydebate.ca Formulated from the ground up with St. Michaels Hospital, the question was, how do you engage a number of very different audiences in...
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