Industry Moves

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Up to the Minute: AlphaPR closes as CEO joins Diva

Plus, Giants & Gentlemen and Innocean add to their teams.

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Corner Office Shifts: Airlines bid adieu to retiring chief execs

Air Canada and Flair find new CEOs, while OLG welcomes its own new company leader.

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Mo Bofill joins 123w to establish a Toronto office

The Vancouver agency’s new partner will help it expand its design-led approach.

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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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NFA adds to executive, creative and strategy teams

Seven hires, including new GM Chris Perron, are supporting growing business and an expanding network of offices.

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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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Corby names new VP of marketing

Caroline Begley takes over marketing as the company invests in higher-end spirit and wine brands that drive more value.

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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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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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How 1Milk2Sugars plans to uplift influencers of colour

The PR agency’s talent representation division is addressing the disparity between opportunities for certain talent.

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Corner Office Shifts: Shopify scoops up Adidas’ Yeezy GM

Plus, Nespresso welcomes new president amid sustainability push, and Giant Tiger’s founder and CEO retires.

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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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Cossette makes two Quebec leadership appointments

ECD Louis-Philippe Tremblay will lead the creative department, while CSO Florence Girod adds duties nurturing agency culture.