About Us

Working with Active International enables you to fund your advertising using your company's own products, assets or services. We have over 30 years of experience bringing value and connecting businesses all over the globe. Powered by Corporate Trade, we help businesses innovate while they operate to Achieve More.

What Makes Us Different

Value.  We help brands Achieve More™ with a variety of inventory trade-in options to partially fund media. Unlike a traditional media agency, our corporate trading model has the ability to deliver unique value throughout your business; from marketing, to supply chain,  finance, procurement and more. 


Expertise. Active International has been a leader in media and supply chain innovation for close to 4 decades. We're an original disruptor with the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup, and the capabilities of a global corporation. 


Independence. As an employee-owned (ESOP) company with offices in 14 countries, we answer exclusively to our clients and our employees. Our independence ensures our clients always receive insights that are objective and conflict-free. 


Culture.  We pioneer with an entrepreneurial spirit backed by the power of a global business. We are proud to have fostered an award-winning culture with a 92% trust index rating from Great Place to Work Canada. Our team is grounded in values of Customer Focus, Integrity and Creativity.