About Us

Established in 1998,  RPCGROUP is an Award-Winning Communication Agency that specializes in Search Engine Optimization and Social Media Marketing.  We publish a magazine and broadcast a show for fun!

Image  BHive Social Media Laboratory is our very own in house social media agency that caters exclusively to select clients who seek to broaden and commercialize their social media assets by creating virtual communities around their brands, products and/or services.  

MiCasita Media Group >  Communications

MiCasita Media Group is our own in house Communications sister company. If there is no product that satisfy our clients communications needs we build it ourselves.  So far, our products include a nationally distributed magazine, television show and vertical portals which target different market segments respectively. Contact us for media kits and advertising information.

Image  Mercado News Magazine, Canada's First Spanish/English Consumer Magazine.  Mercado News is a smart consumer magazine that brings together Arts, Business and Culture. Our nationally distributed magazine reaches over 80,000 consumer savvy readers per year. Find out where you can pick up a copy here .

Philanthropic commitments are also a huge part of the culture of RPCGROUP. We strive to remember the communities who helped make us who we are, and we strongly believe in giving something back. By using our expertise to help communities come together, we believe that will enrich our local culture and foster a sense of togetherness that will benefit everyone.

is Canada’s first Hispanic Community Internet Portal. Originally launched February 2004,– Hispanosencanada.ca was initially created for the Hispanos en Canada television show broadcasted on TLN.  As of 2011, we have relaunched the show and is currently broadcasted on Youtube & Rogers TV .

is Canada's first interactive English/Spanish SEO Real Estate Portal. Launched February 2005, miCasita.ca continues to assist Spanish speaking users with the purchase/selling of homes.
  InLibertyVillage.com serves one of Toronto's most vibrant and rapidly growing communities, and our community portal works to help highlight local artists along with local businesses.

Meet Our Founder


Rod A. Ponce was born and raised in Toronto where he is involved and has supported non-profit organizations such as United Nations, Las Flores Charitable Foundation, Canadian Hispanic Congress, Hispanos En Canada, Toronto Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and most recently the Liberty Village BIA.

Rod has over 10 years experience as a management, marketing and business consultant for both private and public organizations such as the Organization of American States, Fuji Film, United Parcel Service, Zoomer Media and CIBC.

Attaining his degrees from the University of Toronto and Royal Roads University, Rod possesses a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Business Administration specializing in Digital Technologies Management specializing in the commercialization of innovative technologies within niche markets.