For Immediate Release:

London, ON — June 24, 2021 — Headquartered in London, Ontario, North America’s leading digital experience agency, Northern Commerce, has been recognized as one of the Best Workplaces™ in Ontario for the second consecutive year. Northern received this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work® Canada.

This recognition follows Northern’s most recent accolades in 2021 as one of the Best Workplaces™ in CanadaBest Workplaces™ for Women, and Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness. In 2020, Northern was recognized as one of the Best Workplaces™ for Today’s Youth™ and Best Workplaces in Ontario.

The 2021 Best Workplaces™ in Ontario list is compiled by the Great Place to Work® Institute. The list is based on direct feedback from employees of the hundreds of organizations that were surveyed by Great Place to Work®. The data has a 90% confidence and a plus or minus 5% margin of error. To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work Certified™ in the past year and be headquartered in Ontario. Great Place to Work determined the best based on the overall Trust Index score from these employees.

Northern is one of Canada’s largest agencies—employing over 180 experts in web development, digital marketing, and user experience design. With the acquisition of Digital Echidna in 2020, the team at Northern has grown by over 60% over the past year, with new employees representing 35% of Northern’s employee base, demonstrating the strength and stability of the company. “Our culture and collection of perspectives at Northern have been critical to our success in the digital landscape, which is constantly changing. This recognition represents the dedication of our team members at Northern who have seen change as an opportunity for growth and innovation,” says Michael DeLorenzi, President of Northern Commerce.

Company culture is a cornerstone of Northern and one of the organization’s greatest strengths. Northern provides a strong foundation for inclusion through employee recognition programs, professional development, mentorship, and employee benefits.

“At Northern, we have created a culture that is open-minded and committed to inclusivity. We recognize how important it is for Northern to be a place where people feel empowered to bring their best and whole selves to work,” says Samantha Courneya, Director of Human Resources at Northern Commerce. Northern’s strong community of employees has thrived on the culture created by rewards for hard work, fluid internal communications, and continuous learning opportunities—evolving into a powerful work environment with high employee morale and satisfaction.

Interested job seekers are encouraged to review Northern’s career opportunities and learn more about what makes Northern one of the Best Workplaces™ in Ontario.


Nicole Potter
Marketing Manager, Northern Commerce

About Northern Commerce

Headquartered in London, Ontario, Northern is an integrated digital solutions agency. Northern unites creativity, technology, and performance marketing to create immersive digital experiences for leading brands in their pursuit of digital transformation.

For more information on Northern Commerce, please visit

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high performance workplace cultures. It is a global research and consulting firm with a mission to build a better society by helping companies transform their workplaces. Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Visit us at or find us on Twitter at @GPTW_Canada.