Cossette boosts exec ranks
Steve Groh has been brought on board as a new VP national brand director to work on the McDonald’s account.
Casting a Halo on non-profit work
A new consultancy from a sector veteran will provide objective strategy and agency resources to non-profits.
David Kincaid joins L’Institut Idee
The former Corus and Labatt marketing exec will stay on as managing director of Level5.
MSLGroup hires an SVP
The firm taps Caroline Murphy to expand its lifestyle business and bring expertise to paid digital and social.
The Hive’s buzzy new hires
New business assignments from Unilever, Labatt and others has led to six new creatives coming to the agency.
John St. opens Montreal office
Say bonjour to your new agency, Montreal. The Toronto-based shop is the fourth to open a French office this year.
Teehan+Lax shuts its doors
The decision to shut the agency down came when partners Geoff Teehan, Jon Lax and David Gillis took on a new opportunity at Facebook.
Red Lion caps off hiring spree
It’s not just about hiring marcom folks, president Matt Litzinger says of his new staff. He wants solution providers.
Mark Pileggi joins TBWA\Toronto
The former BBDO VP joins the agency to help disrupt things as its new director of digital and operations.
Pound & Grain lands in Toronto
With more RFPs coming out of Toronto and more clients with national footprints, the Vancouver shop opens in the Big Smoke.
Ubisoft picks BBR for entire portfolio
The Montreal agency picks up the account from Publicis based on its work for Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry 4.
A shiny new PR shop launches
Toronto-based Shine hopes to attract lifestyle brands, and will work with partner agency Tag’s existing clients on PR needs.