Industry Moves

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Gay Lea Foods appoints VP of sales and marketing

Mike Renton takes over marketing duties at the recently rebranded dairy company.

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Argyle Group acquires controlling stake in digital shop Matchstick

The firm with PR roots continues to expand its offering by taking a controlling interest in the Toronto-based agency.

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Ian Mackenzie named CCO of FCB/Six

The former ECD takes on a new role at the data-focused creative and CRM agency as it continues to grow.

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David Pullara out as CMO of Hill Street

The beverage co’s chief commercial officer takes on marketing duties following the elimination of the chief marketer role.

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LiveWell Marketing names new VP

Elis Halenko is promoted to help fill a gap left by the sudden passing of agency co-founder Kelly Atyeo in March.

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PepsiCo Foods appoints new president in Canada

Cara Keating will replace longtime exec Jason McDonell, who is pursuing a new opportunity outside the company.

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Clearmotive expands Toronto office

The Calgary-based agency has made several hires as it pivots towards a more efficient and holistic offering.

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Rogers, L’Oreal and Princess Margaret name new marketing heads

Three top organizations in their fields have recently named new leadership.

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Huge builds senior ranks to lead ‘transformative’ work

The shop has hired two directors to help launch a conversational design practice and makerspace to tackle voice and AI.

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Research Strategy Group hires VP and brand advisor

The new hires add depth to the consultancy whose approach is based in the social sciences.

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Weber Shandwick expands integrated offering

The firm continues to evolve beyond its PR roots with hires across data and analytics, creative and integrated media.

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Klick Health names a managing director

Daniel Drexler, former CEO of WPP’s The Neighborhood, has joined the agency with a combined business and medical background.

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Up to the Minute: National PR wins AGO assignment

Plus, Adviso announces a wave of hires and Giants & Gentlemen enters media through agency partnership.

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Tag hires new client lead

Katie Musgrave joins from Tribal, adding digital strategy expertise to the Toronto boutique agency’s offering.

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KWT Global appoints first president

Founder Gabrielle Zucker steps into the role following recent changes in its Toronto office.