Check it out: Zulu makes a bi-partisan pitch
The agency makes a play for the U.S. market by sending an RFP to both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
DDB Canada takes accelerator program national
After piloting its startup initiative, the agency formally expands “DDB Ignite” across Canada.
Media Agency of the Year shortlist announced
Here are the finalists for strategy’s MAOY award, and the jury that picked them.
Up to the Minute: Staples Canada’s new president
Plus, senior hires and promotions at Edelman and more news you may have missed.
Will Creative partners with HSBC Canada Sevens
The Vancouver agency will promote the Canadian leg of the international rugby tournament.
Tribal Worldwide Canada brings on a new ECD
Marketa Krivy joins the shop from John St. to lead the creative team in Toronto.
Cundari picks up three digital assignments
The wins have facilitated growth on its digital team, including the promotion of two new VPs.
The Idea Suite bolsters leadership team
Former P&G marketer Alexandra Glover joins the research-driven agency as director of innovation.
Rethink, Lg2, Jam3 land on Clio shortlist
The three agencies picked up nine nominations for this year’s awards.
Sid Lee consolidates in Europe
The agency will shut down its Amsterdam office, focusing its efforts in the Paris office.
Former BBDO, Grey staffers partner on new shop
Creative pair JP Gravina and Simon Craig have joined Grey’s Andrew Carty in a new venture.
Juniper Park expands its ranks
The shop has added 22 new staff and made several promotions in response to new client work in recent months.
Up to the Minute: Cossette Lab recruits tourism startups
Plus, new hires at Diamond and Ariad, an AOR win for Pomp & Circumstance and more news you may have missed.
LCBO adds KBS to agency roster
The shop will lead creative for 13 campaigns during the organization’s in-store promotional periods.
McCann Canada experiences new growth
The agency adds a new VP of strategic planning, while three account directors join its experiential division, Momentum.