Industry Moves


Martin Rydlo and Derek Joynt join Infield Marketing as partners

The pair, formerly from Campbell’s and Walmart, will apply their client knowledge on the agency side of business.


Zulu Alpha Kilo hires Ari Elkouby as CD

Proximity’s former ACD is known for his award-winning work on M&M’s “Find Red” campaign.


Leo Burnett named TD Bank AOR

The agency takes over from Draftfcb as the bank’s creative agency of record.

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Karo Group hires new VP creative director

Kilpatrick Anderson will fill the inaugural role, overseeing creative direction for Karo’s Calgary and Vancouver offices.


Could the role of navigator be the next agency revolution?

Ken Wong on the changing nature of media-agency-client relations.


Sid Lee’s NY office president on the agency’s next move

Will Travis gives the what, where and why of the agency’s launch into New York City.


Sid Lee opens New York office

The new location will be led by former Dentsu America CEO Will Travis.


Blammo adds two partners

Christine McNab and Ritchie Emslie join to bolster the agency’s CPG and international accounts.

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JWT wins University of Toronto

The agency will work with media co Mindshare Canada as new AOR

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TBWA adds Jennifer Simpson as digital director

She’ll head up the new Digital Arts Network, while Tasha Dean, previous digital director moves to the New York office.

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Blast hires Steve Di Lorenzo

The former Capital C CD joins the digital agency as a senior CD.

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Lezlie Grossman returns to Capital C

The former SVP, managing director, BBDO, makes the move after Labour Day.


Veritas to promote new taxi cab app

The Toronto PR agency will push out the new booking service over social media and traditional channels.

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Draftfcb adds to planning team

The agency has hired Laurie Dillon-Schalk as planning director, digital.