Josh Kolm

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MDC adds Canadian agencies to new Doner network

Collaboration and speed-to-market will be cornerstones of a North American group that includes Veritas, Union, 6Degrees and KWT.

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Craft chair announced for the 2020 Marketing Awards

Cossette’s Carlos Moreno will lead a jury recognizing technical and artistic achievement.

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Hudson’s Bay launches first private label beauty products

The retailer extends its coloured stripes into a line emphasizing natural ingredients and beauty essentials.

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Unilever names its new chief marketer

Conny Braams succeeds Keith Weed with a more digital mandate, while Fabian Garcia takes over as president in North America.

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Church’s Chicken gets a rebrand

The expanding QSR will be known as Church’s Texas Chicken in Canada, as it moves to an integrated international brand.

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Juniper Park\TBWA hires new head of production

Taxi veteran Steve Emmens will lead the integration of production disciplines across the agency.

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Leo Burnett adds innovation-focused CD

Manasvi Abrol, who previously led the Apollo 11 unit in Mumbai, brings a cross-disciplinary approach to the agency’s creative leadership.

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Tech in Action: JC Penney creates a virtual try-on ad for engagement rings

The U.S. retailer launched the AR ad ahead of the busiest time of the year for proposals.

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WestJet expands its voice services

The airline is bringing its Juliet digital assistant to Google devices to help customers manage their travel journey.

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Cadillac Fairview to develop retail solutions with Scale AI

From the Tech newsletter: The Ravel by CF innovation division is pursuing ways to offer more personalization within physical retail.

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Canopy Growth unveils ‘cannabis 2.0′ portfolio

Ready-to-drink beverages, stand-alone liquid cannabis, chocolate and vape products will launch under new and existing brands.

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Mackie Biernacki hires first president

Steve Carli brings strategic and management know-how to help steer the agency’s growth.

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McCann Canada names new CCO

In addition to Josh Stein taking on a national role, the agency has also hired Dave Roberts as ECD in Montreal.

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KFC is testing plant-based chicken in Canada

A one-day trial in Mississauga will help determine if the QSR will launch the products nationally.

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FCB/Six and Zulu Alpha Kilo win big at CMA Awards

FCB Canada, Rethink and Cossette were also among the top winners at Friday’s gala.