PR

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FleishmanHillard, High Road to merge

The PR shops will combine their expertise in crisis management and digital in a move expected to close early next year.

NATIONAL Public Relations-Martin Daraiche named managing partner

National makes three senior appointments

The agency names new leadership in Quebec and adds veteran public affairs expertise in Toronto.

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Kwittken will help build hype for Invictus Games

The MDC shop will handle communications for the National Flag Tour ahead of the September event in Toronto.

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Are celebrity gift lounges worth it? (column)

With TIFF drawing celebrities and sponsors to the spotlight, Dina Vieira points to pitfalls in one popular strategy.

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Pomp & Circumstance wins Huawei Canada

The Chinese smartphone maker picks the PR shop to drive its growth in this market.

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Media Profile wins M&M Food Market

The shop will lead the strategy for communicating the refreshed brand’s positioning to Canadians.

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Pomp & Circumstance wins Toronto’s Union Station

The major transit hub is the latest in a string of summer wins for the PR shop.

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Environics wins Google

The tech giant moves from Media Profile to a new shop, which will handle its media relations and public affairs.

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Billy Bee searches for sweetness

The brand reinforces its 100% Canadianness by celebrating our kindest towns.

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NKPR wins Groupe Marcelle

The North American assignment includes work for the Marcelle, Annabelle, CW Beggs & Sons and Lise Watier brands.

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The Colony Project adds three

New faces from Narrative, Weber Shandwick and North Strategic join the startup shop.

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Citoyen Optimum names new general manager

Katia Robillard will lead the PR agency’s offices in Montreal and Quebec City.

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Up to the Minute: Creative expansions at Cartier and Havas

Plus, Publicis hires a director of culture and more news you might have missed.

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Citizen Relations gets a new CEO

The Vision7 shop taps new leadership as it continues an aggressive expansion plan.

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Cannes 2017: IKEA and Leo Burnett cook up two Lions

“Cook This Page” earns the agency trophies in Outdoor and Promo & Activation.