WHO WE ARE

Grey Smoke Media is a Media Buying & PR agency based in Toronto. Our agency is comprised entirely of former producers, reporters, editors and media managers. We use our expertise as former insiders to maximum ROI as media buyers, planners, public relations and digital media experts. We guarantee results and have 100% client retention, an extremely rare feat for most PR and media companies.

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Reputation Matters

Our name brings gravitas in the industry and over 40 years combined PR and Media Buying experience. Our clients are big names across Canada who connect with us mostly through referral.

Go to Experts

Our team knows media so much so that they are called on to contribute to outlets such as CTV, BNN, Sirius XM and The Toronto Star. Our founder, Jordan Whelan is Toronto Star's Top 10 People to Watch for 2015.

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Integrated Impressions

A spreadable message requires a team that integrates PR, Digital and media buying efforts. Without doing so, you run the risk of diluting efforts. Our entire team is based in Toronto and works synergistically to meet your media planning and public relations needs.

ABOUT US

Grey Smoke Media is a media buying and pr agency that was founded by a team of ex-media veterans who watched the landscape experience radical change over the past five years.

 

Our success is rooted in understanding the foundation of media in 2016 and reverse engineering strategies that place our clients out in front of their competition.

 

Traditional media agencies have been using the same stale tactics for decades.

Grey Smoke Media is an Public relations and Media Buying agency that:

-can guarantee results;

-integrates efforts by our media buyers with public relations and digital in one maximum impact strategy;

– negotiates PR and creative tie-ins with low price media buys;

– revives old media hits using proprietary digital tactics moving your press to page 1  of Google within 2 months, a tactic we have not seen emulated elsewhere.

 

 

This new game of media comes with an entirely different rule book

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EXECUTIVE TEAM

Jordan Whelan

President

Chris Porteous

Vice President

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SERVICES

DIGITAL CONTENT CREATION AND PRODUCTION

In today's digital media age, Content is King. We work with reputable vendors to create written and video content to increase your digital footprint

MEDIA CONSULTING AND STRATEGY

We know the media cycle and plan accordingly. Timing, messaging and release dates are crucial for maximum impact. We're not content with one media launch and then a drop off. We plan for multiple cycles.

DIGITAL MEDIA BUYING

Promoted Posts, Targeted influencers, Social Media Marketing, Pre-roll, Display Ads

MEDIA HITS & CUSTOM PR

We work to create messaging and press releases which fit perfectly with cyclical changes in the news cycles and your niche. Our media connections allow for direct pitching.

CRISIS MANAGEMENT & MEDIA TRAINING

The best defence is a good offence. We anticipate where a story will go and get ahead of it. Public relations is a delicate balance of being tactical without being overly aggressive.

RADIO, TELEVISION, PRINT AND OUT OF HOME BUYS

We negotiate tough ad buys and we get maximum client bonus. No muss. No fuss.

EXPERIENTIAL

Through our internal agency, Our Paper Life, we create inimitable experiences using cardboard. Clients have included Ryerson University and The Pan Am Games.

SEARCH ENGINE MARKETING

Search engine marketing drives business through highly targeted traffic. Under Google's Pay Per Click network we manage your account to obtain rates up to 95% less than other digital marketing companies.

DIGITAL DOMINATION

Through our Volt & Tier division, we use proprietary techniques to increase a company's page rank on Google. We guarantee results within as little as 6 weeks.

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YEARS OF COMBINED EXPERIENCE

PROCESS

Our Media Buying, Public Relations and Digital Strategy teams fuse together to gain repeat impressions across multiple mediums.

  • RESEARCH

    Our team does a full spectrum analysis of the online and offline space to analyze and build on your competitor's tactics.

  • OPTIMIZED MEDIA

    We negotiate a media buy without taking the 15% gross that our competitors do. We leverage this buy into integrated content including Public Relations. The result is seamless, micro targeted impressions.

  • THE DIGITAL TAKEOVER

    Our digital team goes to work building out content, links and boosting results on search engines and social media networks.

  • THE CONSULT AND PR FIRM 2.0

    We meet with the clients outlining offline and online impressions and began a second round of creative messaging finding new media angles and adjusting any paid buys.

THE GREY SMOKE DIFFERENCE

Our team knows the people, the nuances and the back and front doors of the media industry.

As insiders, we know how to navigate through multiple mediums, open doors, and advocate on your behalf.

 

Reputation matters. 

CONTACT US

642 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario

contact@greysmokemedia.com

1-844-302-8641

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OUR MISSION STATEMENT

Our media agency is built on results.

 

We’ve never lost a client because we operate outside the status quo. Our media and PR tactics are unlike anything our competitors will present to you…and that’s why they work.

Our methods are inimitable and produce unparalleled results for our clients

Contact our team for a free consultation. Feel free to take as little or as much of our time as needed to feel comfortable that we’re the real deal.

 

Our media impressions stick and multiply online.
No Gimmicks.

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