Industry Moves

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Up to the Minute: A wave of hires, promotions at Tank

Plus, experiential shop XMC names partner and EVP, and Idea Rebel lands work with the NBA.

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Navigator launches a creative and digital agency

The crisis comms shop has acquired Haddon Strategy, adding content creation and digital strategy to its offering.

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Corner Office Shifts: Tourism Toronto’s new CMO

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

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Hill+Knowlton hires ECD

Former creative lead Chris Davies returns to lead the PR shop’s team out of Toronto.

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Cossette adds two VPs of strategy in Toronto

Paul Lawton and Laura Kim join the agency to lead strategy for Canopy Growth and McDonald’s Canada, respectively.

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Up to the Minute: William Thomas Digital names first COO

Plus, Bleublancrouge wins Greystar and The One Show names Canadian jurors.

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Major Tom names new CEO and president

Lyn Bryan and Miles Sellyn take the reins as one of the agency’s founding partners moves to grow its Toronto office.

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Target hires new creative director

Jason Hill returns to full-time agency life to lead the Newfoundland shop’s creative team.

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Sun Life puts greater focus on data and analytics

Milos Vranesevic steps in as CMO, having worked at major consumer brands in both Canada and the U.S.

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FCB/Six adds to creative and strategy teams

A creative director and strategy director are among the additions made in response to expanding client work.

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Edelman names new corporate practice lead

David Ryan takes on the role after establishing the agency’s financial communications team.

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123w hires new creative director

Andrew Passas adds more design expertise to the Vancouver agency.

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Up to the Minute: Tam-Tam\TBWA makes three hires

Plus, CloudRaker rebrands with new retail focus and Vibrant adds directors in Montreal and Toronto.

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Anomaly Toronto names new president

Candace Borland takes on a greater leadership role in the office, following significant growth and new client wins.

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Frank Palmer to leave DDB

The agency’s chairman and CEO is leaving the advertising world, but doesn’t consider it a retirement.