Industry Moves

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No Fixed Address names CCOs

David Federico and Josh Budd join from JWT following the departure of CDs Dhaval Bhatt and Shawn James.


Up to the Minute: Blackjet brings on seven new hires

Plus, Keilhauer names VP of marketing and Simmons Sharpe joins Atlantic Lottery’s roster of agencies.


Katie Ainsworth returns to Cossette as ECD

The agency’s Vancouver office has also promoted Pierre Chan and Scott Schneider to creative director roles.

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Labatt names new director of marketing

As Andrew Oosterhuis (pictured) takes a global role with Stella, Mike D’Agostini takes over Budweiser’s marketing in Canada.

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Tammy Sadinsky joins Walmart Canada

The retailer has hired the former Tim Hortons CMO to lead its marketing communications in Canada.


Rangle hires first ECD

Former Sapient creative leader Michael “Howie” Howatson will bring more strategic thinking to the digital consultancy.

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Powershifter adds VP of strategy and design

James Chutter will support the agency’s clients through data-informed strategy and design.

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National hires SVP of strategy and integration

Becca Young will look to help the firm expand adoption of its non-traditional offerings.

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Sid Lee appoints EVP in Montreal

As part of her duties, Julie Provencal will continue overseeing several national accounts.


Up to the Minute: Zulu among Canada’s best managed companies

Plus, Chimera wins AccorHotels and The Give Agency returns for a second year.


Isobar promotes two execs

Tara Macwilliam and Kate Dobrucki have been moved into roles that will help grow the agency’s offering in Toronto.

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Former Red Bull, Sid Lee exec named hemp co CEO

Phivida hires James Bailey to team up with former colleague Mike Cornwell and expand its hemp-oil infused brand

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Bob adds to its strategy team

Sophie Dupont joins the recently consolidated division with experience from its project management team.


Glossier acquires Dynamo

A long-time relationship is made exclusive as the online beauty brand brings the Montreal digital agency in-house.


Choom hires SVP of marketing

FGL’s Chris Gagan has been brought on to lead the cannabis retail brand’s marketing strategy.