People Moves

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COMMB supports new products with new hires

The organization bolsters its team as it prepares to release new research and platforms for OOH.

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GroupM agencies add to their North American leadership

Amanda Richman joins Mindshare as CEO, while Delphine Fabre-Hernoux and Alex Norman fill new c-suite roles at Wavemaker.

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La Presse taps Patrick Salois for VP sales and operations role

Salois’ mandate includes clarifying the use of technology and its ability to drive advertising data.

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People Moves: Torstar picks a GM for Marketing 360

Plus, Samsung Ads hires new lead for Toronto and Chicago sales teams and Sports-Media Marketing brings on a new senior client lead.

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Ogilvy Media and GroupM join forces in Quebec

The strategic alliance supervised by Julie Kerr is positioned to bolster business add growth in the Quebec market.

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GroupM names first global president of commerce

Andrew Ruegger has been tasked with scaling the agency’s commerce-focused products and services for clients.

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People Moves: Melanie Thivierge returns to La Presse

Plus, COMMB adds four to its board and Ethnicity Matters makes two hires on its media team.

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Horizon adds Sheri Rogers as SVP business solutions

More new hires are expected in the coming months to handle the media agency’s new business.

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Torstar promotes Irene Gentle into strategic media role

Anne Marie Owens, former editor-in-chief of the National Post, succeeds Gentle as editor of the Toronto Star.

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People Moves: CMAPRC Hall of Fame names 2021 inductees

Plus, Jim Pattison names new national sales lead and Rogers hires head of digital content strategy.

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DOOH newcomer Allvision invests in new sales hires

The pure-play DOOH media company is positioning to take advantage of the OOH marketplace’s resurgence.

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GainShare hires new SVP of consumer experience

The performance marketing agency hires Matt Kelley to provide a more holistic perspective for clients.

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Reprise is harnessing AI to optimize performance media

The global agency taps artificial intelligence expert Vincent Spruyt to lead its new AI division.

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Media Experts creates new VP role

Lloyd Lottner takes on an expanded client role, joining the leadership team following its founder’s retirement.

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ICYMI: MDC names a chief media officer

Plus, Facebook follows through with threats in Australia and and Quebecor gets rights to adapt The Masked Singer.