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ICA picks new chair and rebrands to reflect its goals

Ira Baptiste will chair the organization now known as the Institute of Canadian Agencies, which has also added several new staff.

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Intuit helps put new business owners’ minds at ease

This year’s campaign aims to normalize the financial unfamiliarity many entrepreneurs grapple with, and show how QuickBooks can help.

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Ethnicity Matters adds international talent

A new CD is among the new additions the multicultural agency has made in response to growing mandates from clients.

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Twitter manifests big dreams to draw in new users

The social platform’s campaign shows how both celebs and everyday people tweeted about goals that eventually came true.

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Sobeys aims to Feed the Dream again

The grocer launches a Winter iteration of its platform, celebrating the support systems that make Olympic ambitions come true.

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Slim Jim and Slim Duck help people snap out of boredom

Conagra is building its partnership with Chris Boucher in a digital campaign meant to bring its off-beat humor to a new generation.

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Zulu Alpha Kilo hires new exec to build global profile

The agency will also draw on Christine McNab’s experience to develop new business and shape digital and production offerings.

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CPG brands on hiring and promotion spree

Maple Leaf Foods, Kraft Heinz and ConAgra up their leadership ranks with new presidents, strategy and marketing officers.

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Catching up with Domino’s new CMO

Ken Harrison joined the pizza joint after two rollercoaster years helping Little Caesars launch its online business. Now he’s got a whole new set of challenges ahead.

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How inflation is impacting consumer shopping habits

A report from Numerator finds a lot of Canadians are ready to hunt for discounts and switch brands if increases continue.

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McCann Canada named AOR for Xplornet

The rural-focused ISP is planning aggressive expansion and has tapped the agency to help elevate its brand.

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Quebec fast-casual chain Valentine picks FCB as its AOR

The MTY-owned chain wants to boost sales, build its online presence and optimize conversion rates with its new agency.

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How new ways of working fuelled agency pitch activity

Listenmore’s annual report shows AOR pitches rose to 2018 levels, with holding company shops benefiting most.

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Rethink opens 2022 with creative growth

The 16 hires and promotions come after the agency grew its business with Nestle and added work from Lactalis Canada.