Agencies

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Canada’s got Pencil-winning young talent

A BBDO art director and Alberta graphic design student each took home a D&AD New Blood Pencil this month.

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Cundari and DDB land on the Warc 100 list

The shops are recognized for smart marketing campaigns created for SickKids, BMW and the CTC.

Lecordier returns to BCP

After joining Ogilvy last year, the industry vet treads familiar terrain to become EVP.

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FCB brings in a new CCO for ‘fresh eyes’

Jon Flannery joins the agency to move it in a new direction, while Robin Heisey (pictured) talks about what’s next for him.

Inside DentsuBos’ hunt for a new ECD

Agency president Claude Carrier says Jon Freir will be tasked with building out the creative department.

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Cossette hires two

Yusong Zhang (pictured left) and Dhaval Bhatt join the creative team from Leo Burnett and John St., respectively.

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Defining value in the client-agency relationship

Aldo Cundari looks at an agency model he hopes “walks the talk” and puts clients’ needs first.

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BlueBand opens up an ethnic shop

The agency’s new division, Blue Dot, will target the Asian/South Asian community, which is expected to double by 2031.

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Vision7 owners open possibility to sell North American assets

Mill Road Capital is exploring “strategic alternatives” for the company, which owns Cossette and Dare.

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Sid Lee hires Matt Di Paola

The former SVP and GM at Critical Mass joins the shop as its managing director, digital innovation.

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National Arts Centre Orchestra chooses Giants & Gentlemen

The Ottawa-based non-profit has tasked the agency with attracting new audiences.

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Retail activation agency Gorrie hires a new VP

Don Clark joins the shop as it looks to get out in front of tech-driven changes to the retail landscape.