Industry Moves

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Corner Office Shifts: New CMOs at Scotiabank, Samsung

A round-up of senior-level changes you may have missed.

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Up to the Minute: Braque adds director of digital

Plus, Church + State grows following client wins, and The David Foster Foundation picks two new agencies.

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Bleublancrouge appoints new CDs in Montreal

Marie-Eve Best and Dominique Bulmer step in to replace Jonathan Rouxel, who departs to focus on AI and entertainment projects.

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Nick Cowling takes on new role with Citizen Relations

Returning to manage the agency within Canada, Cowling will also help lead innovation globally.

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WPP to cut staff and offices as part of restructuring

The holding company’s three-year plan involves further simplifying its operations and investing more in creativity.

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Publicis Toronto hires new experience design lead

David Han will lead the practice and be part of a digital team that numbers over 150.

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Up to the Minute: National PR adds SVP in Toronto

Plus, Enterprise wins AOR mandate with La Prep and a former Fuse partner joins new venture.

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Pound & Grain adds to Toronto leadership team

Managing director Tyler Lockyer will oversee the day-to-day operations and major accounts for the agency.

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Sandra Sanderson joins Sobeys

The former Walmart Canada CMO takes over marketing as the grocer continues its transformation plan.

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Corner Office Shifts: New leaders at Sobeys, Tangerine

A round-up of senior-level changes you may have missed.

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ICF Olson combines agencies under ICF Next banner

Individual agency brands will cease to exist in 2019 in favour of a more holistic offering.

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McMillan names new leadership

The Ottawa agency makes executive changes as CEO and CCO Gordon McMillan moves into a new role.

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Up to the Minute: Brandfire names managing director

Plus, Republik makes four hires in Montreal and Lg2 snags assignment with Quebec retail chain Aubainerie.

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No Fixed Address hires across departments

The agency has picked up new work in recent months and is also “reinvesting” in its multi-faceted business model.

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J. Walter Thompson to merge with Wunderman

Wunderman Thompson is the latest agency to be created as WPP continues to simplify its structure.