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Grey to debut first creative for Volvo

The Canadian agency is set to bow its first batch of creative for the car co, which it recently picked up as AOR.

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Mark Rozeluk joins Secret Location as CD

Rozeluk (pictured) was most recently the creative director for Trapeze before joining the Toronto-based digital agency.

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123W to hit the stage at Cannes

The Vancouver shop will present on how it’s gone from a garage to a linen factory and why it’s a different type of agency.

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Tim Dolan launches digital consultancy

The former VP digital at Cossette is starting off with two clients he’s helping manage the transition into digital channels.

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Marketel launches Marketelle

With 80% of women saying advertisers don’t get them, and many left feeling patronized, the Montreal agency opens a new division dedicated to the ladies.

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Where’s everyone going?

Yesterday came with plenty of news of creatives moving shop. Check out the new faces at Cossette, Zulu Alpha Kilo and ClarkHuot.

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Tales from the trenches

Think travelling for ad shoots is all production swag and cocktails from the beach? Lyranda Martin-Evans sets you straight.

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Top Cannes contenders: Media

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

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Ian Mackenzie joins KBS+ Toronto as CD

Canada’s top-ranked copywriter joins the Toronto shop from Tribal Worldwide.

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Top Cannes contenders: Branded Content

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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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).