Leo Burnett, DDB and FCB take Best of Show at the Bessies
The shops each picked up the coveted award for work produced for Always, Netflix and Ontario Tourism.
Grey wins global tequila account
The agency’s Toronto office will handle all digital CRM and below-the-line marketing for Tequila Herradura.
Up to the minute: Target Marketing goes back to school
Plus: A new agency for Shoppers and more news you may have missed.
Taxi 2 wins Leon’s
The agency will handle creative in an effort to evolve the iconic Canadian furniture retailer’s brand, with an eye to business growth.
Taxi wins Casino Rama
The agency, along with media agency Media Experts, will handle all communications and strategic planning for the entertainment destination.
Up to the minute: DDB gets more milk
Plus: a new Cohn & Wolfe VP, a global media agency launches, and the other stories you may have missed this week.
Astral goes west with OOH competition
The creative competition for OOH advertising is now open to agencies in Calgary and Edmonton.
Grey Canada hires eight
The agency has brought on Karen Lee and Terri Vegso, along with other hires in Toronto and Vancouver.
Timeline: The ups and downs at BBDO
A look back at the major events at the agency over the last few years, as it ushers in a new era under new leadership.
Up to the minute: New VPs everywhere
New leadership at FCB, Hill + Knowlton, Jackman, Human Equation and Groupe V, plus other stories you might have missed.
UPDATED: Dom Caruso moves from Leo Burnett to BBDO
The president and chief operating officer leaves the shop to fill a spot left vacant by departing president and CEO Gerry Frascione.