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Trigger receives Best in Show at Ad Rodeo

The shop took home the most awards at the Calgary show, with ZGM, MacLaren McCann and C&B not too far behind.

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Solving the right problems

TBWA’s George Nguyen on why we fail when we look for formulas.

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Astral announces Carte Blanche finalists

The 34 concepts for transit shelters will now be judged by creatives from 21 agencies.

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JWT hires two, promotes one

Darrell Hurst (pictured) joins as EVP managing director, Robert Emlay is now VP, digital operations lead, while Jed Churcher is promoted to VP/CD.

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Red picks up Best of Show at the ACE Awards

Calder Bateman also picked up seven trophies, mostly for its STI awareness-raising work for Alberta Health Services (pictured).

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AToMiC shortlist: part two

Keep ‘em coming. Strategy releases the shortlists for the AToMiC Idea and ROI categories.

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Two new Canadian Cannes jury members announced

Kiip’s founder Brian Wong joins the Innovation jury, while Taxi’s Frazer Jelleyman joins the Cyber panel.

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Top Cannes contenders: Product Design

With an extended Cannes deadline, strategy continues to count down the campaigns most likely to win big at this year’s festival.

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Lg2 shines at the Crea awards

The agency took home the most trophies at last night’s show, including the Grand Prix Crea award, while Sid Lee came in a close second.

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Testicular Cancer Canada waxes creatives

The pro-bono push from Crush and BBDO puts ad guys in the hot seat to raise awareness for the young man’s disease.

Top Cannes contenders: Design

With an extended deadline, strategy continues to count down the campaigns most likely to win big at this year’s festival.

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Rivet promotes two

Todd Henwood has been named VP/CD, while Margaret Ngai steps into the VP, data and technology role.

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Cheil hires a CD

Nelson Quintal (left) joins as CD, while Stephen Crowhurst has also been hired as design director.

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AToMiC shortlist: part one

Did your campaign make the cut? Strategy announces the nominees for the top creative collaborations and CSR campaigns that challenged the status quo.