Industry Moves

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New COO among Ethnicity Matters’ growing ranks

Mandates from GoDaddy, Danone and Rogers are driving expansion across departments at the multicultural agency.

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Zulu promotes eight as part of ‘reengineering’

New leadership roles in creative, strategy, digital and production are part of an internal plan for the next decade.

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Jam3 merges with S4 Capital’s MediaMonks

The agencies’ leadership and Sir Martin Sorrell explain how bringing the digital production shops together fits with S4′s consolidated, unitary structure.

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Juniper Park\TBWA hires four ACDs

The agency says the creative hires are the first of several anticipated in the coming months to handle new business.

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Media One expands its focus along with new business

With new clients including Genesis, the agency aims to build a global content offering, served out of a new Toronto headquarters.

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George Weston to sell Weston Foods

The company says it intends to focus on retail and real estate, and has made some executive changes at Loblaw.

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Up to the Minute: Doug & Partners names new managing director

Plus, Le Chateau is up for sale and Weber fires up the grill with a new AOR.

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Innovatus Capital buys Public Label and Match Retail

The move comes four months after Match Marketing Group launched the more distinct shopper-focused agencies.

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Weber Shandwick adds new senior leader

The agency has recruited Becca Young to oversee its strategy and creative teams.

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BBDO Canada hires Max Geraldo as new CCO

Grey Brazil’s CCO and co-president will bring international experience to the agency’s creative leadership.

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Up to the Minute: FCB adds a new creative team

Plus, Innocean has a growth spurt, Diamond picks up a “buzz”-worthy investing client and the IDEA contest is open for entries.

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Cossette eyes the future with a move into WeWork

The agency is relocating in Montreal as part of a pilot project intended to provide greater flexibility to itself and its employees.

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Bensimon Byrne establishes new leadership for its agencies

Under the Tadiem parent company, a new CEO and executive team have been named to lead the future of its three agencies.

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Salt XC is expanding into the U.S.

The experiential commerce shop is emerging from under the radar, taking its holistic model and early client success to Chicago.

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Toronto duo launch new production company

Scott Houghton and Nikki Ormerod are leveraging their relationships to help open doors for young talent with Undivided.