People Moves

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People Moves: Zoomer shifts the C-suite and more

New leadership at DAC Group and sales support at Samsung Ads Canada.

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Kristine Lyrette appointed as new CMDC chair

Also on the executive committee are PHD president Caroline Moul and Cundari managing director Luke Moore.

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Alex Panousis upped at Havas

Panousis will now lead the Havas Village, which encompasses creative and digital operations, while Valérie Beauchesne has joined as VP of media.

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TVO’s chief exec steps down

The veteran broadcast exec departs the provincial broadcaster after 14 years at the helm.

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Reprise appoints new global CEO

Dimitry Maex is the latest new face in the global IPG Mediabrands family following a month of C-suite appointments.

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CDMQ appoints board of directors

Starcom’s Véronik L’Heureux will become president of the organization.

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Novus Canada ushers in new MD

Media sales veteran Quin Millar is tasked with driving the agency’s growth in Canada.

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People Moves: Adapt Media, Innocean and more

Hires have been made across agencies, vendors and rep houses.

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Cossette Media appoints new leadership in Quebec

As longtime execs retire, the agency looks to the talents of the next generation including Sophie Labarre and Marie-Christine Simard.

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Former GroupM director joins Publicis Media’s leadership

With Whitfield, the agency can now better position its investment practices for 2020, says SVP Jeff Thibodeau.

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Twitter’s former partnerships lead moves Nextdoor

Christopher Doyle has been made country manager for Nextdoor, a hyper-local socializing app.

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Francine Marcotte says good-bye to Cossette Media

After nearly four decades the SVP announces her retirement, offering some insight into what’s changed, and what will always be true about the industry.

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IPG Mediabrands continues global exec shuffle

Anthony Plant will the business unit responsible for one of UM’s biggest accounts, CPG powerhouse Johnson & Joshnson.

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Bell Media ups Shannon Wells

A year of changes in Bell Media’s OOH and Quebec sales divisions have led to a promotion for the media sales veteran.

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People Moves: Curate Mobile, Twitter Canada and more

Plus, as Influicity dives into the podcasting medium, it’s hired a new senior sales exec.