CHICAGO, Dec. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Acquity Group (NYSE AMEX: AQ), a leading global Brand eCommerce® and digital marketing company, announced today its continued expansion in Canada with the opening of a Toronto office. Following the recent announcement of its new Development Center in Ottawa to service consulting projects, the Toronto location, the 13th location in North America, will serve as a Canadian base for Acquity Group.
"Based on market research and feedback from our partner network, Toronto is an ideal location for business development in North America, thanks to its central location and the influx of consulting talent in this market," said Jay Dettling, Executive Vice President at Acquity Group. "With multiple locations throughout North America, we are better able to serve our B2C and B2B brands with talent on the ground."
As a testament to the company's expertise, Forrester Research recently cited Acquity Group in its "New Interactive Agency Landscape" report, highlighting the company as an emerging example of a "business transformer." This most recent expansion in Canada enables Acquity Group to continue delivering results and transforming digital experiences for well-known brands worldwide.
Buzz about the global eCommerce market will continue to grow through the end of 2012 and Canadian eCommerce sales growth is projected to outpace the United States through 2016, according to research firm eMarketer. Canadian eCommerce sales are estimated to grow 14.3 percent, with growth through 2016 at 11 percent.
To learn more about Acquity Group's creative, strategy and technical capabilities, or careers with the company, visit www.acquitygroup.com.
About Acquity Group
Acquity Group is a leading global Brand eCommerce® and digital marketing company, creating award-winning digital experiences for global brands. Our multi-disciplinary approach brings together strategy, design, and technology to create unique brand experiences that build firm customer relationships. Acquity Group works with leading brands like Adobe, AT&T, General Motors, Motorola, and Saks Fifth Avenue through offices in North America and Asia. To define a unique perspective for your business, contact Acquity Group at www.acquitygroup.com.
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