Agencies

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.

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A modern tale about the Bluenose and Robin Hood

Dominique Trudeau on the power of feisty, agile and small shops.

Engagement Labs acquires Entrinsic

The digital agency will integrate into the data and insight provider’s Toronto office.

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Wintry creative and vintage designs win at Clio Sports

Goaaaal! Check out which Canadian agencies and sports teams scored big at last week’s award show.

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George Nguyen heads to New York

The former managing director of TBWA\Toronto moves to McKinney to lead the branch.

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Veritas adds two to Growth and Innovation Lab

The PR firm is still on the hunt for an executive creative director to round out the new venture.

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Dishing discounts on bright days

A new app for skin care co Zealios offers rewards tailored to those who soak up some sunlight.

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ACTRA-advertisers contract talks move to mediation

The current round of bargaining between the actors’ union, ad agencies and advertisers appears hung up on the thorny issue of internet use of commercials.

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

The B!G Awards are back, with some changes

We’re dropping the big budget criteria, and opening the awards to projects of all shapes and sizes.

The CASSIES countdown begins

Who’s judging this year’s CASSIES?

The 2015 panel includes two retailers, three CPG marketers and two former Cannes jury members.

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Canada’s got Pencil-winning young talent

A BBDO art director and Alberta graphic design student each took home a D&AD New Blood Pencil this month.

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Cundari and DDB land on the Warc 100 list

The shops are recognized for smart marketing campaigns created for SickKids, BMW and the CTC.

Lecordier returns to BCP

After joining Ogilvy last year, the industry vet treads familiar terrain to become EVP.

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FCB brings in a new CCO for ‘fresh eyes’

Jon Flannery joins the agency to move it in a new direction, while Robin Heisey (pictured) talks about what’s next for him.

Inside DentsuBos’ hunt for a new ECD

Agency president Claude Carrier says Jon Freir will be tasked with building out the creative department.