Agencies

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Martin Shewchuk retires from JWT

Following a 36-year career, the Toronto shop’s creative chairman emeritus steps down to pursue directing and consulting.

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Revenues rose for agencies in 2012: Report

Recently released numbers from Statistics Canada suggest continued revenue and salary growth for marcom agencies.

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The AAPQ speaks against spec work

The Quebec-based association launched a new Agency Selection Guide, advising against speculative work in the RFP process.

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Mario Daigle joins Nurun

The former president of KBS+ comes on board as the EVP and general manager of the Montreal office.

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Cundari named ‘Best of the Best’ at Globes Awards

MacLaren McCann and Tribal Worldwide also win Gold prizes from the Marketing Agencies Association Worldwide.

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Sid Lee launches a content division

Joseph Barbieri will helm the new practice, which will focus on creating editorial content for clients.

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Top Drawer Creative becomes B Corp Certified

The Toronto-based agency is the first creative shop to achieve the third-party CSR seal of approval.

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Dray Media rebrands as Plum Creative Works

The 16-year-old St. John’s-based agency is changing its name after a slew of recent hires.

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Jan Kelley celebrates its centennial

A look back on the Burlington-based shop’s iconic campaigns, moments and longstanding clients.

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Draftfcb lands Mongrel Media account

The agency won the creative and media buying duties after successfully promoting the distributor’s upcoming film Inside Llewyn Davis.

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Capital C promotes three

Gary Watson (pictured) steps into the CCO role, while Jason West and Rick Chiarelli take on managing director positions.

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Bob wins Quebec school board mandate

The agency is conducting a 360 review of the planning, branding and positioning for three adult education and vocational facilities.

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Tony Pigott to retire

The global CEO of JWT Ethos and former CEO of JWT will step down in January to focus on Brandaid.

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State of the marketing nation

Branded content and earned media are on the rise, while Facebook saw a decrease in brand participation, strategy‘s annual survey finds.

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Executive changes at Publicis

Andrew Bruce has been appointed president and CEO of Publicis Worldwide, North America while his brother Duncan Bruce takes over as president and CCO of Publicis Canada.