Hires

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Y&R Toronto hires four

The agency today announced the appointment of Marcia Thompson as VP, director of project management, and three others.

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Jane Murray joins TBWA as CD

She makes the move from Sid Lee to team up with CD Mark Mason to work on projects for WestJet, Apple and Pepsi.

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Cossette Montreal hires Alexandre Amancio

The former Ubisoft creative director joins the agency as co-chief creative officer.

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Rethink hires Aaron Starkman as partner and CD

The agency’s new stakeholder, who will be based out of its Toronto office, talks to strategy about his big move.

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Cheil Canada stacks its executive deck

The agency has made four key hires to round out its executive team including new managing partner/ECD Joe Musicco.

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Michael Szego is Draft’s man with the plan

The former Ogilvy head of planning joins the agency as VP, head of integrated planning.

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Wasserman + Partners adds five

The company makes new hires across the board following a streak of wins and renewals.

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Rob MacLean gets on the CP railway

The former VP of PR and corporate comms for DDB Canada is CP’s first director of customer and integrated communications.

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Dave Sylvestre joins McDonnell Haynes

The former group creative director at Organic joins the agency as CD, interactive.

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Neale Halliday named TBWA\Toronto’s chief strategy officer

Halliday will drive strategy for clients including WestJet, Visa and Yellow Tail.

Yael Grimman

Yael Grimman moves on

The P&G veteran will head up Dyson Canada’s marketing efforts.

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Fuse hires two and promotes two more

The agency has three new associate CDs and turned an intern into a copywriter.

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Andrew Barrett is new Samsung Canada marketing head

Jon Freir joins Euro RSCG and Draftfcb also bolsters its ranks with a new creative duo and business director.

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Ian MacKellar joins Ogilvy Toronto as CCO

The former Bensimon Byrne executive CD joins the team following the departure of Vonk and Kestin.

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Shawna Weinman joins Launch! as president

Former Cargo Cosmetics guru lands agency-side after 10 years on the client side.