Bleublancrouge launches BBR Studio
The agency’s new internal production studio will give it greater control of the creative process.
Calder Bateman wins Grand Clio
The agency’s provocative “HIV Tonight” campaign was the lone Canadian winner at this year’s Clio Health awards.
A new leadership team at Publicis Montreal
FCB president Rachelle Claveau and Lg2 creative director Sylvain Dufresne will take the reins at the office.
Grey adds 11 in Toronto
The agency has a new client services director in addition to hires in creative and production.
Anomaly’s Franke Rodriguez to lead NYC office
The Toronto CEO will take the reins at the shop’s head office in January.
MSLGroup acquires North Strategic
The PR agency and its content arm Notch Video now fall under holding co Publicis Groupe.
Sid Lee wins Canadian Olympic Committee
The shop will act as the new creative AOR through the 2020 Games in Tokyo.
Rob Dembitz on the value of creativity
The global head of innovation at Cannes Lions on the challenges and transformations the industry is going through.
Cossette Vancouver adds three
The shop has new faces in the creative, accounts and production departments following recent business wins.
Brian Fetherstonhaugh on retaining young talent
OgilvyOne’s CEO on managing turnover, taking a scalpel to workflow and why culture is about more than ‘Thirsty Thursdays.’
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One Show announces first round of shortlists
Four Canadian agencies are in the running for Pencils, with the show also revealing a new influencer-focused category.
Anomaly makes a pair of senior hires
A new head of production and a director of talent and culture join the agency’s Toronto office.
Tribal adds to its creative and digital leadership
The agency has a new CD, as well as a new VP in charge of growing and unifying several digital practices.
Interbrand brings on new strategy head
Andrew Martschenko joins the Toronto office after working for the shop in New York and Asia.