Jones Media opens Montreal office

Former Rogers sales exec Marieve Lemay to handle Eastern Canada sales

Describing it as an “extremely important” market, Toronto-based Jones Media has opened a Montreal office and hired former Rogers Digital Media sales executive Marieve Lemay as sales director for Eastern Canada.

The company said that building its exclusive French inventory is a priority, along with building out its first-party data segments. The company’s French inventory is focused on the news, entertainment, parenting and sports categories.

“Hiring strong leadership in this market, Jones Media is able to continue its commitment to clients while providing the servicing tools to execute innovative strategy and exceed performance expectations,” said vice-president of sales Erin McDougald in a release.

Lemay was previously senior account manager, national sales for Rogers Media, having started her career at BCP in 2001. After seven years in various media agency roles, Lemay moved to Teletoon, where she was responsible for selling both broadcast and online properties, before moving to

Jones Media has partnered with several premium publishers since its formation last year, including Ziff Davis Tech,,, SpotXchange Video Ad Network and Beyond the Rack.

Media Articles

Big Data Roundtable: The new business of marketing

Four senior marketers hash out the challenges of all those 1s and 0s

Publishers need sponsored content guidelines: CAJ

Publishers seeking new revenue streams; group calls it a 'high-stakes' survival strategy

Influencer marketing agency IZEA launches Canadian office

Company works with 550,000 content creators globally including 14,000 in Canada

How about those Blue Jays ratings?

Drive to AL East title produces a ratings bonanza for Sportsnet

Rogers introducing 4K technology

Company commits to 500 hours of ultra HD programming in 2016

The ad blocking hype is overblown (column)

TubeMogul's Kenneth Chow on why adland need not get hysterical over blocked ads

The tech behind CBC’s big programmatic push

New header bidding tags ensure programmatic won't drag down CPMs

Quebecor gets into MCN space with Goji

Latest media co. to try to capitalize on growing online video market

Using beacons to reveal the path to purchase

Freckle IoT uses beacons to help reach customers both in-store and out