Josh Kolm

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Agencies took ‘informal’ approach to hiring gaps

As agencies chart their recovery, a survey from the CMA and strategy provides a snapshot of work life pre-pandemic.

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IPG posts better-than-expected 3.7% organic dip

The holding company also announced that Philippe Krakowsky will succeed Michael Roth as CEO in the new year.

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Up to the Minute: H&M is now on Instacart

Plus, Pigeon adds two more to its leadership team while Doug & Partners wins a new destination marketing client.

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Publicis Groupe slows its declines in Q3

The holding company is confident in its resilience after capturing business from client shifts to digital media, ecommerce and DTC.

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Up to the Minute: Balmoral grows OLG AOR remit

Plus, Sid Lee and Juliet join OCAD program to engage young BIPOC, and H+K hires a creative director.

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Venture names new ECD amidst strategic shift

Dan Strasser will lead creative as the agency solidifies its focus on entrepreneurial clients in food, health and wellness.

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MDC reaches preliminary deal to merge with Stagwell

Mark Penn’s holding company and private equity firm are proceeding with steps to become one company.

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Maple Diversity revamps its leadership team

Jessica Borges will now lead creative and strategy at the multicultural agency, with Terence Tse taking over client services.

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Rethink and IKEA win Effie Grand Prix

Cossette, Bensimon Byrne and Union were also among the Gold winners at this year’s show recognizing creative effectiveness.

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Mosaic hires Subtej Nijjar as president

Nijjar will use his expertise leading creative shops to help the agency continue developing a more holistic offering for clients.

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Union names new president

Managing director Catherine Marcolin takes over from Subtej Nijjar, who is leaving the agency for a new opportunity.

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Moneris names new chief sales and marketing officer

Duri Alajrami’s digital background will help the payments provider move further down a transformation path.

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Price claims still generate the most consumer complaints

Ad Standards’ annual report shows a slight drop in the number of ads consumers found fault with in 2019.

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Sid Lee wins big at first Idea Awards

The agency won four Best in Discipline awards at the recently-amalgamated show recognizing the best work in Quebec.

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Juniper Park\TBWA brings on two dozen new hires

The agency welcomes new leaders in its strategy and content, as well as numerous additions in creative and client services.