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A familiar face comes home to Fashion Magazine

After a three-year absence, Bernadette Morra returns to the role of EIC, saying, ‘I’m well armed to come back.’

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Corus broadens scope with revamped Edmonton morning show

With two well-known Edmonton figures taking the mic, program director Syd Smith says this is an opportunity to shake things up.

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A pair of new VPs to lead DAC in Canada

Sonia Allard will direct the team in Montreal, while Adam Luck takes the reigns in Toronto and Vancouver.

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Joe Strolz into new gig at Curate Mobile

Former lead at Snap, Microsoft heads into role as president following the company’s acquisition of Juice Mobile.

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People Moves: Cossette Media, Viral Nation and more

Plus, digital consultancy Adviso, which manages digital strategy for clients such as Reitmans, has made two promotions.

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GroupM bolsters the global C-suite

Kyoko Matsushita will replace the global CEO role at Essence left vacant by Christian Juhl.

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People Moves: OverActive, FirmDecisions

Two media and marketing veterans have joined the fledgling e-sports company.

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Scott Moore makes his next move

Moore will oversee business development and brand opportunities for the Canadian iteration of sports brand Uninterrupted.

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Jordan Banks tapped as president of Rogers Media

The former Facebook exec will take the place of outgoing president Rick Brace (pictured), who is set to retire at the end of 2019.

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New Magna VP of investments broadens her focus

While former VP of investments Bailey Wilson focused largely on TV, Treva Goodhead will cover a wider scope.

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GroupM moves Christian Juhl to top global post

Kelly Clark will step down, with Christian Juhl of Essence taking over as CEO on Oct. 1.

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Publicis Media names Alastair Taylor CEO

The former Spark Foundry CEO will head up Canadian operations for all brands.

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M/Six names new president

Former Orion exec Tricia Allen joins the agency’s three-year-old Canadian office as it looks to further bridge media with creative.

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Initiative Canada hires first-ever head of analytics

Six data analysts have also been hired following a recent restructuring of the agency and its focus.

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People Moves: Snap Canada, Postmedia and more

Plus, MiQ welcomes a team of new faces, while UM fills its newly created VP of finance position.