Industry Moves

AGO

In Brief: Angry Butterfly picks up work with AGO

Plus, 1Milk2Sugars makes its creative director a partner and Camden adds a strategy director in Montreal.

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Cossette staffs up creative team working on McDonald’s

New ECD Jason Hill is leading a group that will add three creative directors next month.

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McCann Calgary hires new managing director

Megan Hardisty will lead the agency’s operations in the city after two years in a similar role at DDB Toronto.

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Gut Toronto wins AOR duties for GoodLife Fitness

The agency has been tasked with developing a brand platform to engage the post-pandemic gym-goer.

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Bleublancrouge names France Wong president

The former GM of the agency’s Montreal office now has a national mandate to further strengthen its client relationships.

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Francesco Grandi hired as Ogilvy Canada’s new CCO

The agency’s former global CD on the Dove brand will lead the Canadian creative offering in tandem with Gavin Drummond.

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Zerotrillion wins AOR assignment with Organigram

The agency will lead strategic and creative work for the Edison and Trailblazer cannabis brands.

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Stacey Masson takes point on marcom for Quebec YMCAs

The non-profit has hired a new VP to lead its strategy as it tries to reinvent itself.

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The Local Collective adds two new leaders

Laura Noseworthy will lead the client services team, while Omar Morson takes on important creative and design duties.

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M5 hires Damian Bonse to lead its creative teams

The internationally-recognized industry veteran will bring 25 years of experience to Halifax as the agency’s ECD.

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In Brief: Sklar Wilton adds a sixth partner, eyes growth

Plus, Camden wins a new assignment with Gus, and FKA hires an industry vet as its new ECD.

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National PR adds two to its Montreal management team

Denis Coupal will head the health and lifestyle team, while former Canadiens comms lead Paul Wilson rejoins the agency.

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Corner Office Shifts: Indigo flips the page

Plus, Coca-Cola has a new president of North America operating unit.

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Barrett and Welsh shuffles senior leadership

Ishan Ghosh is stepping down as CEO of the multicultural marketing agency, but will remain in mentoring and DEI leadership role.

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Martin Gauthier named Sid Lee’s first CEO in Canada

The agency is bringing its teams in Toronto and Montreal under a single leader, who plans to double down on digital.