Agencies

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MacLaren McCann hires Darren Clarke

The agency’s new chief creative officer joins after seven years at Taxi to provide creative leadership across its offices.

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Cossette wins SickKids account

The account moves to the agency after a long-term relationship with JWT Canada.

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Razorfish hires omni-channel-focused director

The agency has hired Indigo’s Jim Reynolds to bring client-side experience to its growing digital retail offering.

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John St. picks up two more senior creatives

Marketa Krivy joins as CD on the new Shoppers Drug Mart account, along with Mooren Bofill as design director.

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Pilot PMR hires a CD

Illustrator and Torontoist founder Sarah Lazarovic joins the PR and branding agency as its first creative director.

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Launch*pad takes off

A new agency from Chris Hadfield’s son and a former Saatchi CEO looks to help Canadian businesses compete internationally.

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Human Equation sets up shop in Toronto

The Quebec agency’s third office aims to better serve clients in the Ontario city.

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More headed to Zulu’s creative team

TBWA creative team Guilherme Bermejo and Nicholas Doerr will join incoming ECD Allen Oke at Zulu Alpha Kilo.

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Michael Murray joins Publicis

The agency’s new VP and creative director joins to lead work on Rogers after four months at SapientNitro.

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Up to the Minute: Marketel’s museum win

Plus: New hires at Ariad and Razorfish, and other news you may have missed this week.

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Weber Shandwick wins McCormick digital business

The PR agency will now lead digital and social media for the CPG company in Canada.

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Mirum reorganizes to expand focus

The agency has laid off a handful of staff as it looks to bring in more diverse skill sets related to social content and video production.

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Jam3 brings on new UX head

Adam Slayer comes to the digital and design shop after two years with Bensimon Byrne.

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Edelman hires insights exec

Catherine Yuile joins as SVP of insights and analytics, a new role at the agency.

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Nancy Crimi-Lamanna joins FCB

The former BBDO exec will work alongside the recently-promoted Jeff Hilts to lead FCB’s day-to-day creative.