Assembly Digital

Assembly Digital in its acquisition by St. Joseph Communications


Assembly Digital




Mergers and Acquisitions

Date Closed

April 2022



Lead Office



On April 1, 2022, Assembly Digital announced it had been acquired by St. Joseph Communications, a privately owned media and marketing company. With this acquisition, Assembly Digital will become the newest addition to St. Joseph Communication’s multi-platform strategies for content creation and distribution and provide more relevant and dynamic content for their readers and more scale and revenue for their advertisers.  SJC Media publishes Canada’s largest portfolio of media brands including Chatelaine, Toronto Life and Maclean’s, with 19 million monthly views across its digital network.

Assembly Digital is a leading digital media technology company that employs data and machine learning systems to scale audience growth and advertising solutions.

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP advised Assembly Digital with a team consisting of Mark Longo, Riley Graydon (Emerging and High Growth Companies), Shaun Parker, Adam LaRoche, Abigail Ywaya (Employment & Labour), Dov Begun, Alan Kenigsberg, Jennifer Horton, Roger Smith (Tax), Bavia Bisetty (Real Estate) and Sam Ip (Technology).