Agencies

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The Super Bowl Ad Challenge kicks off

The CMA and CTV are rallying the industry to make big-game ads as good as, or better than, the U.S. Are you up to the challenge?

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MDC Partner Network names new president and CEO

Lori Senecal will act in a strategic counsel role for the holding co’s agencies, which include KBS+ and Union.

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B!G update: deadline extended a week

We’re not pulling your leg. Agencies have until next Friday to submit their B!G ideas for the awards competition.

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DS+P lands Shopbot account

The Toronto agency will be rolling out a campaign for the price comparison site in the fall.

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John St. reveals new management team

The agency’s head partners are promoting a new group, including Jason Last, to handle day-to-day operations.

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Union buys Trapeze

Is there something in the water? Another MDC pair have merged, this time under the Union banner, giving the team the scale to go after bigger clients.

The Grip Limited team picks up the Gold B!G award for Kokanee's The Movie Out Here.

Calling all B!G thinkers

We’re still accepting submissions for the annual B!G awards until Aug. 7, so keep ‘em coming.

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Jeremy Gayton on his move to Lg2

The Taxi executive talks to strategy about building agencies from scratch and finding great chemistry.

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Calling all entrepreneurs! Cossette’s got space for you

Why bring in startups? For the Toronto agency, it’s all about learning to be more nimble, agile and how to do more with less.

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Advertisers and ACTRA reach tentative deal

Mediation moves 17 days of bargaining towards a deal, with the professional performers voting over the next five weeks.

Interbrand North America names new CEO

Josh Feldmeth, who heads up the Canadian branch, takes charge of the entire continent.

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Behind the making of CSPD’s helium-filled annual report

Is there another Black Pencil in Wax’s future? Take a peek at this year’s follow-up to its multi-award winning design work.

Chris Jordan departs Y&R

CCO Israel Diaz will captain the team of execs in a “flatter” model as the former president and CEO leaves the shop.