Grey acquires Tank
The Montreal agency will retain its name as president Marc Lanouette (pictured, right) becomes CEO of the network in Canada.
Zulu adds seven
The agency ends the year by adding a new creative team and staff focused on strategy, data and innovation.
Confirming speculation, Blammo and Extreme merge
Dubbed Arrivals + Departures, the new agency is aiming for nothing less than becoming one of Canada’s top indies.
Tam-Tam\TBWA hires new strategy leadership
Former K-72 head Guillaume Mathieu joins the Montreal agency as director of strategic planning.
Ian MacKellar heads to JWT New York
Meanwhile, Ogilvy managing director Laurie Young has been appointed CEO for Canada.
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Tank continues to grow
Another 20 employees have joined the booming Montreal agency over the last several months.
Fuse bolsters content team
New digital strategist Anastasia Tubanos will help lead the agency’s content strategy efforts.
Central Station caps off a year of growth
A dozen new hires have joined the agency in response to increased client demand.
Bleublancrouge launches BBR Studio
The agency’s new internal production studio will give it greater control of the creative process.
A new leadership team at Publicis Montreal
FCB president Rachelle Claveau and Lg2 creative director Sylvain Dufresne will take the reins at the office.
Grey adds 11 in Toronto
The agency has a new client services director in addition to hires in creative and production.
Anomaly’s Franke Rodriguez to lead NYC office
The Toronto CEO will take the reins at the shop’s head office in January.
MSLGroup acquires North Strategic
The PR agency and its content arm Notch Video now fall under holding co Publicis Groupe.
Cossette Vancouver adds three
The shop has new faces in the creative, accounts and production departments following recent business wins.