Omnichannel. Independent. A global ad exchange for the modern internet.

District M facilitates inventory transactions between advertisers and publishers through a trustworthy, transparent & reliable ad exchange, with omnichannel capabilities.

District M & Sharethrough have entered a definitive agreement to merge and become one of the leading independent omnichannel ad exchanges!

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The future of digital advertising is here

We provides qualified and diverse revenue monetization capabilities to publishers, while also providing scale and performance to advertisers.

Our mission is to build an omnichannel, modern ad exchange, designed with respect and care, that can be used by our clients across the ecosystem.

Top 5

Global display ad exchange

Ad requests/day

Publishers

Advertisers

Websites & apps

Brand partnerships

What makes us different?

We are tech leaders

Our innovative proprietary technology leads market evolution.

We are highly efficient

Full supply chain control, maximizing working media for our clients.

We value transparency

We offer transparency in the supply chain from advertiser to publisher.

We continually deliver quality

Delivering excellence to our clients by promoting our quality inventory.

We are a team of talented experts

An energetic team of 100+ ad tech experts focused on customer success.

The leadership team

JF Cote

CEO


With over 20 years’ experience in business, JF is an experienced leader and a born innovator.


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Luc Marsolais

SVP Marketplace

Luc is a seasoned media executive with over 15 years of management and operations experience. He brings his extensive knowledge in operations, finance, and people management to District M.

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Dan Greenberg

President

As the founding CEO of Sharethrough overseeing market development and customer strategy, Dan is a recognized leader in the industry and the Silicon Valley tech ecosystem.

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Benoit Skinazi

SVP Marketing & Sales Ops

With over 12 years of experience in digital advertising, Ben has developed solid experience in multiple facets of the industry.

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Louis-Charles Genest

SVP Finance & Admin

LC cumulates over 10 years of experience across multiple industries. With his result-oriented vision, LC leads the financial & administrative decisions.

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Patrice Marin

SVP Partnerships

After 15 years in advertising, 12 out of which in programmatic advertising, Pat is a fearless entrepreneur, strategic connector and innovator and Co-founder of District M.

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Rob Fan

CTO

Rob has been a technology leader and entrepreneurial thinker for over 15 years.

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Natacha Brind'Amour

VP People & Culture

With nine years of experience in human resources, Natacha Brind’Amour has joined the executive team to help grow a successful Montreal-based company.

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Curt Larson

CPO

Curt has over 20 years of career experience in technology and product management.

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The board of directors

Julien Billot

CEO, Scale AI / Former CEO Yellow Pages


Julien Billot is an executive with extensive experience in the marketing, media and mobile industries.


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John Di Bert

Former Vice President and CFO, Bombardier

Prior to joining Bombardier in August 2015, Mr. Di Bert spent 14 years at Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC).

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JF Cote

CEO


With over 20 years’ experience in business, JF is an experienced leader and a born innovator.


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Martin Tremblay

CEO, Solotech / Former CEO Warner Bros & CEO Ubisoft

Martin Tremblay has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Solotech since June 2017.

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Patrice Marin

SVP Partnerships

After 15 years in advertising, 12 out of which in programmatic advertising, Pat is a fearless entrepreneur, strategic connector and innovator and Co-founder of District M.

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Martin Gauthier

Co-Founder & President, Sid Lee

A multimedia pioneer in Canada, Martin boasts more than 20 years of experience in the field.

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Anne-Marie Laberge

SVP Global Brands & Communications, BRP

Having started her career with Telus, where she worked for nearly 19 years, Anne-Marie has distinguished herself by her leadership and know-how.

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Advisor

Rory Capern

Former Managing Director Twitter Canada, Google, Microsoft & BCG

Rory Capern has 20+ years of Partnerships experience in the Canadian technology and media industries and was formerly the Managing Director of Twitter Canada.

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Dan Greenberg

President

As the founding CEO of Sharethrough overseeing market development and customer strategy, Dan is a recognized leader in the industry and the Silicon Valley tech ecosystem.

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Advisor

Mathieu Laflamme

Partner, McCarthy Tétrault

Mathieu Laflamme is McCarthy Tétrault’s Québec City Office Lead and is a partner in the Business Law Group.

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Recognized & supported in the ad tech industry

Built successfully with key investors who sustain our hyper growth model, we show constant YoY growth.

$8M

Series A, 1st round of financing, August 2016

$12M

Series B, 2nd round of financing, December 2018

$19M

Series C, 3rd round of financing. February 2021

Built for the future

Privacy

New privacy rules are being written for the next chapter of our industry, embracing them represents a great opportunity to lead a new wave of ad tech.

Video &
Connected TV

As digital video and linear TV converge, more and more advertising spend will become programmatic, creating new opportunities for our platforms.

Mobile & Omnichannel

Ad supported business models are changing to include new mediums and devices, with mobile at the center. Supporting a wider range of formats and channels will be key.

Data & AI

Data and transparency are already a fundamental pillar of our platforms. The next step is to unlock more of its potential with machine learning and AI.

In the news

District M has made many news-worthy moves in the past few years. Here are the most recent stories in the press.

Sharethrough & District M have entered a definitive agreement to merge and become one of the leading independent omnichannel ad exchanges.
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District M ranks #4 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 15, highlighting the win in a short video.
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Canadian tech innovator District M ranks amongst top growing companies.
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Career opportunities

We provide competitive pay, great incentives and plenty of opportunity to grow your career. If you enjoy a culture of teamwork, smart and friendly colleagues, and a commitment to excellence, learn more about our available job openings.

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Check out our open opportunities

Interested in becoming a districter? We’d love to meet you! Check out our open opportunities.

Get in touch with one of our experts

If you’re interested in learning more about how we can help your business, reach out to us!