Hudon named new president of Marketel

Isabelle Hudon takes the helm on Nov. 3, while Jacques Duval delves deeper into new media.

Isabelle Hudon has been named the new president of Montreal-based integrated ad agency Marketel, and will begin her new role on Nov. 3. Marketel’s principal shareholder Jacques Duval will continue to act as chairman, and is expected to devote more time to the exploration of new media channels.

Prior to joining Marketel, Hudon was the president/CEO of the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal. She’s currently chairman of the Board of the Université du Québec à Montréal, the Société du Havre de Montréal and the Fondation les petits trésors of the Rivière-des-Prairies Hospital. She also serves as a member of the board of Aéroports de Montréal and Holt Renfrew Canada.