GTA Creative Agency Acquires Toronto-Based Web Development Company

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There is no doubt that in recent times the in line world has become almost as important in everyone’s daily life as the offline one. A year of virtual meetings and web shopping will achieve this.

And, as we look to the future, it’s clear that the future will be a hybrid one, in which digital connections are combined with IRL experiences in a fluid and seamless manner.

It is therefore timely that Channel 13 Advertising & Design Inc. announces the acquisition of the Toronto-based web development agency Vordik.

Building on eight years of growth and award-winning campaigns, Channel 13’s latest initiative marks a new (and timely) chapter in the agency’s evolution.

It is also a decision which, given the value system and established expertise of the GTA company, makes perfect sense.

By emphasizing goal-oriented design, Channel 13 plays a vital role in the success of its developer partners’ projects. From general efforts such as strategy, branding and social media management, to the most important details, including community naming, design of sales offices and integrated advertising, the agency enjoys the trust of some of the major players in the real estate industry. (Recent clients include Dream, Graywood Developments, Cabot, and Aoyuan International, to name a few.)

Until the origins of its name, pragmatism, self-sufficiency and teamwork – principles represented by the number 13 in numerology – are recognized to support the work of Channel 13. Benefiting from a team of deep thinkers, Determined go-getters and creative problem-solvers, the agency understands the importance of balancing independent brainstorming and collaboration.

Digital innovation studio Vordik, meanwhile, has long been known for leveraging the “best strategies, design and development” that push organizations to reconsider how they excel in the online world. With bases in Toronto and Europe, the quality of the brand’s work is recognized and respected internationally.

Fence – or maybe, instead, transform – a six-year partnership between Channel 13 and Vordik, the recently announced acquisition combines the values ​​of two well-respected agencies. By welcoming technology development to the internal roster, Channel 13 will provide partners with a seamless experience from initial design to execution.

“While many agencies outsource web development and technical solutions, we are proud to have built a diverse team of experts within Channel 13,” says Gianluca D’Acchille, Channel 13 Partner and Creative Director .

Channel 13 x Cabot

Michael Gioffre, co-founder and creative director of Channel 13, further defines the move as one that “combines the proven skills of Channel 13 with the technical expertise of Vordik”.

Now, beyond the already established areas of creative campaign development, art direction and photography, brochure design and more, Channel 13 will deliver web experiences including websites, web apps and more. custom integrations.

“The merging of Vordik’s team and technical know-how into Channel 13 allows us to deliver high impact results that customers around the world expect,” said Channel 13 co-founder Riel Sammy.

Expectations – both IRL and virtual – are set to not only be met, but surpassed by Channel 13, as the award-winning company’s future endeavors unfold.

And if you want to grab these projects as they come to fruition, watch this space.


This article was produced in partnership with STOREYS Custom Studio.

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