Mark Burgess

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Articles by Mark Burgess
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Here are the 2017 Creative Report Card shortlists

The full rankings will be available Feb. 23, but until then, check out the top brands, agencies, creatives and planners.

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Searching for Joe Canada

As the country celebrates its 150th birthday, marketers are planning a patriotic outpouring in the rush to define what it means to be Canadian in 2017.

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Marketing lessons from the U.S. election

Election vet David Rosenberg of Bensimon Byrne discusses what marketers can learn from Trump’s win.

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Berlitz convinces you to learn the language

The language training school shows what you miss when you have to focus on a movie’s subtitles.

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Bringing Christmas to SickKids

The latest “VS” video puts to rest the fear that Santa will forget to visit children in the hospital.

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Maxi ventures beyond the flyer

The Quebec grocer makes its return to mass advertising with a focus on fresh.

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Red Barrels’ scare tactics

The gaming company has created a dependable product to promote the release of horror game Outlast 2.

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Check it out: Iogo’s dots get snappy

A new campaign from the Ultima yogurt brand draws some personality out of its umlaut.

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Lg2, Leo Burnett take top prizes at ADCC awards

The two agencies took home Scarlet Letters at Thursday night’s gala.

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Check it out: The Brew Box’s Christmas quiz

The subscription beer co helps gift-givers narrow down their choices and avoid holiday stress.

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U by Kotex makes a movie

The popular Carmilla web series will be made into a feature film next year.

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Scents and marketability

Why marketers are following consumers’ noses in order to be remembered.

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Check it out: A celebration of Montreal

The city commemorates it 375th birthday with a campaign celebrating its history and defining moments.

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Giving an old brand a Boost

The nutritional drink repositioned its brand by targeting the active boomer.

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Agency of the Year 2016: Watch the videos

Check out some of the videos created by the shortlisted shops for this year’s show.