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IPG Mediabrands adds chief data and marketing tech officer

Arun Kumar moves to the global role from his most recent position as global president of Cadreon.

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Sandy Di Felice joins Dentsu Aegis as CMO

Why the network has tapped a longtime automotive exec for the newly created role.

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New morning show for Toronto’s Indie88

Long-time 102.1 The Edge host Josie Dye is joining the independent radio station.

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Telmar North America adds new Canadian VP to grow its business

Former RealityMine VP Jenny Jones has joined the media buying software company as its first VP of business development and client services for Canada.

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The industry issue Alastair Taylor wants to tackle as CEO of Starcom

In addition to providing stability to the company’s top office, the new leader wants to dig into this industry issue.

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More executive promotions at post-Turcke Bell Media

Changes continue as Randy Lennox moves into the president’s office.

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John Boynton named CEO of Torstar

The former Aimia and Rogers Communications chief marketer will take the reins from David Holland in March.

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Vice staffs up media, Virtue teams

The media company has hired a new VP to its media team and is officially launching the creative services arm in Canada.

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West (Coast) meets east as Corus shuffles radio deck

A new two-hour evening slot in Toronto has been created to bring Vancouver host Willy Percy into the mix, and a permanent replacement has finally been found for former morning personality Dean Blundell.

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Turcke to NFL, Lennox upped at Bell Media

The media company has announced a change in its upper ranks as Mary Ann Turcke leaves after 12 years.

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Yellow Pages taps Ali Rahnema to lead Mediative

The former chief operating officer of Star Media Group’s digital division will head up the digital marketing company following a near year-long transition period.

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Pink Triangle Press names new executive director to helm all-digital operations

Industry veteran David Walberg says the LGBT-focused media company has had to look to a model that’s not ad-dependent online, and will now move to capture a younger audience.

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Ann Stewart upped to CEO of Maxus Canada

The long-time agency lead has been promoted following a year of account and award growth.

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Mindshare Canada expands with Content+ division

CEO Karen Nayler on how the global division, which is being led by new hire Darcy MacNeil (pictured), is being adapted for the market.

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Pierre Karl Peladeau named president and CEO of Quebecor

The former head of the Parti Quebecois returns to the media company he lead for 14 years.