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Evolve Agency Group Adds Strategic Investor and Expands Digital Services for Clients

Evolve Agency Group

Toronto, ON - TheNewswire - February 7, 2023 - Evolve Agency Group ( is proud to announce the addition of Independent Knowledge Partner Network ( as a strategic investor. This partnership will bring together the expertise of both companies to enhance and expand services to existing and potential client’s marketing and communications needs. "We are thrilled to welcome IKPN as a strategic partner," said Rob Levy, CEO of Evolve Agency Group. "Their expertise in supporting agencies will complement our own services, and provide our clients with even greater value. This partnership supports our continued growth, and gives us additional scale, resources, technology and expertise to match the largest digital media buying agencies in the country."


Lindsay Rutherford, President of IKPN, added, "We are excited to support Evolve Agency Group, a well-established and respected agency in the industry.” This partnership will bring significant benefits to clients of Evolve Agency Group, as they will now have access to more technology, tools and talent to provide a wider range of services and a more comprehensive approach to meeting client needs.


Through IKPN, Evolve also establishes a close relationship with LoKnow (, a leader in digital advertising technology and audience data. LoKnow's proprietary technology offering provides them with an unparalleled level of precision in targeting and efficiency in media buying, resulting in a higher return on investment for clients. LoKnow technology allows Evolve to enhance their data-driven approach to media planning and buying, and with the real-time optimization feature of the technology, Evolve can make more refined adjustments to campaigns in real-time, ensuring that they are getting the best results possible. “We have already seen the positive impact this technology has had on our current clients, and we are excited to see how it will benefit our future clients,” according to Rob.


About Evolve Agency Group:

The Evolve Agency Group is an independent, fully integrated marketing and advertising agency based in the Greater Toronto Area, with offices in Burlington and Markham. We are a diverse group of more than 90 talented professionals who are passionate about delivering thoughtful, deliberate solutions for our clients – we love creating ideas that spark action. With collaboration being the core to our success, we apply a full spectrum approach that melds media, creative, technical and strategic solutions. We serve a wide variety of clients across many diverse industries, and our work is seen across Canada and the United States. Since our start in 1981, we have evolved into a $30mm company with continued plans for growth.


About IKPN:

IKPN focuses on minority-equity investments in the marketing industry. They support owners, founders, and leadership teams of independent companies outside of an agency's core business and connect them to solutions and other partners to help them reach their goals.


For more information, please contact:

Brent Clifford, CBO  

Mobile: 905.912.1705
Office: 905.632.8850 x 298