Justin Crann

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Articles by Justin Crann
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Subaru welcomes drivers back to ‘Uncommon’

The latest installment in the brand platform focuses on authentic stories from owners.

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For Diwali, Telus showed South Asians the difference they make

The campaign drew a direct connection to the telco’s CSR efforts.

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Peter Ignazi joins Diamond as its first CCO

The agency is further bolstering its creative leadership (and recent growth) by hiring the widely-touted creative leader.

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Ford plants a powerful idea about its electrified lineup

They might not appear in the short film, but the F-150 Lightning and E-Transit were used to power the production.

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EQ Bank speaks to Canadians who are fed up with being taken from

Instead of simply reflecting back people’s frustrations, the new campaign aims to break client apathy by showing solutions.

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SkipTheDishes drafts Mitch Marner to drop a dad joke

The Toronto Maple Leafs star has a thing or two to say about wings in an extension of the food delivery service’s NHL partnership

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Mark’s keeps it casual this fall

Campaigns around Levi’s and fall footwear aim to zero-in on areas the retailer has identified for market growth.

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Plenty of Fish tackles a hard topic with its refreshed look

The dating service has launched its brand refresh with a campaign full of “Dick pics.” And yes, that capital “D” is important.

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North York General Hospital Foundation picks Courage as AOR

The hospital is planning a big brand campaign to fundraise for a major expansion.

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Tim Hortons, Maple Leafs start a new season at the drive thru

The QSR is once again incorporating NHL players into a stunt to drive awareness of its various NHL tie-ins.

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Oliver appoints Dave Carey to lead Canadian expansion

The agency is looking to seize an opportunity as more marketers look to shift their mix or bring on in-housing capabilities.

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Inside WPP’s new Toronto campus

CCO Rob Reilly and CEO Mark Read explain why bringing ten agencies under one roof is an “accelerant” for its Canadian strategy.

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Hyundai has a new word for excited Canadians

In its new platform, the automaker wants to move past the “baggage” of its past and look to the nameplates of its future.

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Chris Hirsch, Nellie Kim leave Lg2

The duo that helped launch the agency’s Toronto office are departing, with the agency actively seeking replacements.

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Audi taps Bensimon Byrne to fire up Canadian ambitions

The new AOR has been tasked with building an authentic, localized connection on the automaker’s path to electric conversion.