Red takes off with NewLeaf Travel
The new, low-cost entrant to the air travel category is one of four new accounts recently picked up by the agency.
Up to the Minute: FCB wins Ontario Tourism (again)
Plus, Media Profile makes a slew of promotions and more news you may have missed.
The Give Agency pops up in Toronto
For one week in February, the volunteer-based ad agency will provide free services to five area non-profits.
Juniper Park\TBWA builds its strategy strength
Chief strategy officer Mark Tomblin talks additions to the merged shop’s team.
McDonald’s starts an existential debate
In a new national campaign headed to the Super Bowl, the brand ponders the presence of bacon in its classic menu item.
Cossette Health joins forces with Highline Beta
The partnership looks to support the evolving model at the agency’s health-focused division.
The Hive wins Peroni, Grolsch
The agency is now AOR for Asahi Canada’s key brands, with more likely to enter the fold later this year.
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.
DDB names new leader in Montreal
Jean-Francois Mallette joins as managing director, with a goal of bringing more collaboration to the shop.
Cheil hires new ECD
Michael Murray takes over the creative department as previous leader Nelson Quintal moves to a global role.
ICA calls for boycott of Toronto Zoo RFP
Canada’s ad agency association says the non-profit’s search is unfair, but the Zoo says it was caught off-guard.
Back page: Notes from the headline cemetery
Not every story makes the cut.
Up to the Minute: New wins for DAC and UM
Plus, Garnier’s new PR shop and more news you may have missed.
McCann Montreal adds new VP
Thierry Gauthier is the agency’s first major hire since rebranding from Marketel and bringing in a new president.
Young Lions registration opens
Industry pros under 30 have a chance to compete at Cannes as part of the annual competition.