Digital agency 6S Marketing has acquired Vancouver-based social media company Motive Communications, the company announced today.
6S Marketing, a leading digital agency with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, and New York, will now offer broader social media services, as Motive’s client roster will be transitioning over to the company.
The deal is the beginning of 6S Marketing’s expansion plan in the social media division across their North American offices.
“We’re investing in an essential evolution of our services,” Chris Breikss, 6S Marketing Co-founder and CEO, said in a statement. “Social media and content-centric marketing are core components of a successful digital strategy. This unlocks an incredible opportunity to leverage Motive’s resources and capabilities to ensure 6S remains at the forefront of the industry.”
Sheng Li Digital, 6S Marketing’s Chinese-language marketing division, is also hoping to grow its social media services with WeChat and Weibo.
Motive’s founder, Mitchell Fawcett will join the 6S Marketing team as VP Partnerships & Social Strategy.
Fawcett’s new leadership role is expected to bring new and vital services to the company including strategy development, content marketing, influencer marketing, community management, paid media, and training, as well as a full range of
creative production services.