Josh Kolm

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Broken Heart Love Affair adds to creative, client and production teams

Two CCOs and a creative director of design are among 11 recent hires at the agency.

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CMA president and CEO John Wiltshire to retire

Chief diversity officer and chief of staff Sartaj Sarkaria will lead on an interim basis while an executive search is conducted.

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A reality check on the metaverse

Are we on the brink of a social media-level paradigm shift, or do expectations need to be brought back into the real world?

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Stagwell acquires Dyversity to add multicultural expertise

With its services in high demand, the agency will collaborate with others in the Doner Partner Network locally and globally.

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In Brief: Cossette picks new head of strategy in Vancouver

Plus, Universal Music Canada rebrands its in-house creative agency and Innocean promotes two to VP roles.

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Moxie’s, Denny’s Canada owner picks new agencies

Full Punch, Mediacom and Thinkingbox will lead work on Northland Properties’ hospitality brands in Canada and internationally.

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Loblaw to acquire Lifemark therapy and rehab clinics

The deal is meant to complement Shoppers’ health services and give it a bigger place in the $11 billion physiotherapy market.

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Canadian Tire unveils multi-billion omnichannel investment plan

The retailer plans to spend big on loyalty, owned brands and new retail experiences over the next four years.

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In Brief: Innocean bolsters its Kia team

Plus, Rock-It picks up Mary Brown’s PR work and Energi wins assignment with Toronto cleantech company.

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The Local Collective named AOR for St Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation

The agency’s “post-pandemic campaign” will tap the hospital’s roots in Toronto’s west end.

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Ad companies are cutting ties to Russia

Cannes Lions and WPP are among those making announcements today, while one local director has started a relief drive.

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WestJet looks for value in Sunwing acquisition

The move is not just to bolster the airline’s leisure business, but to maintain its position in the low-cost travel market.

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IPG Health names new Canadian leadership

The president and CCO of New York’s Area 23 will work with local agency leaders to optimize the combined offering.

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Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends unveils class of 2022

Agency founders, brand execs and an ad lawyer are among this year’s inductees.

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In Brief: Salt XC buys a fellow commerce-focused agency

Plus, Hill+Knowlton names new leader in Toronto and Mint hires a new group strategy director from Sid Lee.