People Moves

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Matt Ramella promoted at IPG

The digital VP joins the Canadian executive leadership team in his new role.

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Massively hires its first sales lead

Chris Faulds, formerly of Bell Media, is joining the chat bot company as messenger platforms increasingly open up to brands.

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Kelly Clark named global CEO at GroupM

The former North American lead takes over effective immediately.

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BBC’s Canadian digital presence drops Thursday

The media company has also announced its director of ad sales, who will be handling spots on the new site.

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Kirstine Stewart’s next move

The former Twitter VP has landed at entertainment media company Diply.

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Steve Maich expands role at Rogers Media

The publishing lead is also now SVP of digital content.

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Bruce Neve named True Media president

The former Starcom MediaVest Canada CEO will helm Canadian operations for the independent agency.

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Facebook lead moves to Seevibes

Sylvain Martel is making a move, becoming CRO at the Montreal-based social media data company.

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Exchange Lab hires former AOL VP

Penny Harris has moved from her role at the Verizon-owned company to the programmatic arm of GroupM.

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ICA names new president and CEO

Scott Knox joins the organization in the newly combined role.

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Captivate looks to embrace digital, real estate with new hires

The OOH agency is also looking at simplifying its Canadian sales by creating a new leadership position overseeing sales and real estate.

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Another executive departure at Star Media Group

Kirk MacDonald has left the company, leaving a sales shuffle in his wake.

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Metroland focuses on digital with new senior hire

Shifting some of the focus on the company away from print is the task of new head of national digital revenue Robert Meth.

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La Presse nabs new sales lead from Bell Media

Patrick Jutras has been named VP of sales at the Quebec news company.

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Carat Montreal ups Savard, Verdon to co-managing directors

The new positions will support the company’s efforts to focus 100% on the digital media market by 2020.