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Candid. A platform of strong independent marketing and communication agencies.

As a platform organisation, we introduce a new perspective, a new way of thinking and working. It is based on solving the paradox of autonomy and collaboration. It is our conviction that growth for brands comes from strong, specialised, autonomous, enterprising agencies that can also work together closely within a platform to deliver truly integrated and technology enabled marketing solutions.

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We are different and we value our differences.
Conviction, devotion, entrepreneurship and a candid spirit ensure our independent, award winning and talented agencies share a strong dedication to work together on the bigger picture.

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Our culture
of Candor.

Through our platform approach we challenge the communications industry.
We aim to be the first player that truly breaks down the silos in our industry,
delivering technology-infused, data-inspired and creative-driven marketing solutions, producing great results, top quality and maximum performance for our clients.
Our ambition is based on integration and collaboration.
And our culture ensures we are united in this purpose.

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We are proud to work for more than 300
inspiring companies. As a platform, we enable our agencies to deliver maximum growth and business results for our clients.

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    Amsterdam

    Johan van Hasseltweg 27

    Rotterdam

    Vasteland 40

    Leiden

    Schuttersveld 9

    Be Candid,
    it’s contagious.

    Candidness is the quality of speaking with
    honesty and authenticity. Our Candid editorial
    team shares stories that matter on media, data,
    marketing, creativeness and technology.

    Our Candid editorial team
    creates stories that matter.

    • "During our orientation, M2Media won us over us with their retail experience and their expertise to connect brand power to store visits and sales.
      And it’s very effective and valuable that we also work with Daily Dialogues, who are part of the Candid Platform as well."

      Marcel Aalders

      Head of Marketing & E-Commerce

    • "We were looking for an experienced strategic partner to optimize the performance of our online consumer shops as a touchpoint in the customer journey.
      This partner turned out to be The online company. Their highly ambitious performance marketing approach and proactive attitude makes them a very solid and valuable addition to our team."

      Karin van Leeuwen

      Head of Direct Sales at Bosch Siemens Home Appliances

    • "Working with STROOM was an easy choice. With a lot of enthusiasm, we were engaged in their very solid strategical approach to increase the awareness of the powerful brand John West in an innovative fashion.
      It quickly became evident that STROOM’s healthy and positive ambition and mentality were welcomed with open arms. We beleive this cooperative and integrated thinking will ensure great energy and synergy for everyone involved."

      Arno Snoey

      John West

    • "M2Media’s way of work is solid as a rock. Next to a refreshing communication and media strategy, their vigorous mentality inspired us from day one.
      We operate in a very competitive and changing media landscape and the enterprising spirit of both Candid and M2Media is exactly what we are looking for in a partner when tackling our challenges."

      Gwendolyn Kleinjan

      Media Manager at DPG Media

    • "At Interparking we set the highest quality standards for our parking facilities in 415 cities throughout Europe. This also applies to our online platforms, apps and websites: Our clients demand an excellent customer experience, throughout the whole digital journey.
      We can meet those challenges with Havana Harbor. From digital strategy, UX & UI design to content and email marketing, Havana Harbor helps us with a keen eye for quality and extreme focus on agility in our collaboration. "

      Nicolas Godon

      Marketing & Communication Manager at Interparking Group