Industry Moves

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Ray grows its ranks

Five new team members, including ACD Jeff McLean and former Johnson Insurance marketer Tracy Russell, join in response to new business.

Maple Leaf names new lead marketer

Casey Richards takes over from Adam Grogan, who has moved into a new role in the company’s plant-based division.

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National PR names new president

Martin Daraiche will oversee nine offices nationally, while Julie-Anne Vien takes over as managing partner in Quebec City.

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Cossette names new chief strategy officer

Cat Wiles joins from VCCP London as former SVP of strategy Rosie Gentile moves into a new experience design role.

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Kraft Heinz appoints new Canadian president

Bruno Keller succeeds Nina Barton, who is taking on a new growth-focused role as the company charts a new path forward.

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Shikatani Lacroix opens New York office

Janice Jaworski will lead the brand and retail design agency’s new location as it expands to support U.S.-based clients.

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Tux names creative and culture lead

Joshua Lessard will handle design and content projects, having previously served as creative lead at Vice Media.

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Up to the Minute: Huge hires first VP of strategic growth

Plus, Ketchum names new Canadian managing director and Cossette extends assignment with Government of Canada.

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Ramp hires first VP of strategy

The non-profit focused agency has hired Tina Fernandez to work on growth opportunities and client relationships.

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Vision7 owner Blue Focus to spin off global agencies

A new company called Blue Impact will absorb Vision7 and expand its model to agencies across the globe.

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Juniper Park\TBWA makes several leadership changes

The agency has named David Toto president and appointed new managing directors and group CDs, as CSO Mark Tomblin exits.

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Faulhaber launches new production studio

The lifestyle agency adds to its integrated offering with FSTOP Studios, a content development and strategy service.

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Cundari makes leadership changes in Montreal

The agency has restructured the team under a new GM and ECD, aimed at creating synergies with the Toronto office.

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FCB hires Bryan Kane as first Canadian president

The former Publicis president will oversee the agency’s Toronto and Montreal offices, as well as its production arm.

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Jeff Dack named CEO of Wunderman Thompson

The former Carat CEO will helm the agency in Canada as Susan Kim-Kirkland leaves for new opportunities.