People Moves

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Exit interview: Rosanne Caron

Caron, who will retire at the end of this year, reflects on just how sophisticated the industry has become.

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Wade Oosterman to assume Bell Media leadership from Lennox in 2021

After Randy Lennox’s surprise exit announcement, Bell has announced several changes, including a new role for Devorah Lithwick.

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Amanda Dorenberg to take the reins at COMMB

Current president Rosanne Caron will retire at the end of 2020.

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Mindshare global CEO is out

Nick Emery has been ousted following what management calls “a clear breach of the company’s code of conduct.”

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Axel Dumont takes on a national role as Cossette Media president

As the agency experiences new growth, V7 Media’s Joseph Leon will focus more on high-level duties.

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Pelmorex sees more than a dozen layoffs

The Weather Network parent co has eliminated 14 positions across various business units.

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Media veteran launches media sourcing firm

Caroline Gagnon, who has spent nearly three decades working for both suppliers and agencies, is aiming to help advertisers find ideal new partners.

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CBC appoints new regional managing directors

The two positions will focus on the creation and development of programming for local TV and radio.

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People Moves: New VPs at SMI, MIQ

Plus, Stingray adds to its sales operations.

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Mediabrands ushers in new Canadian CFO

With COVID-19 putting strain on all agencies, Mediabrands CEO Graham Moysey says the CFO role will require crucial decision-making as it continues to rely on data.

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Blue Ant ups Jamie Schouela, Carlyn Staudt

Both will now take on a more global mandate as the company looks to hone its focus.

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ICYMI: Mediabrands’ C-suite hire, Heartland’s return and more

Plus, Quebecor heads to the suburbs.

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People Moves: SMI hires seasoned marketer

Plus, Camden hires a VP from the vendor side, and XMC nabs a sponsorship veteran.

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Hivestack appoints Nikki Hawke as first CMO

The acceleration of programmatic OOH buying means the digital exchange needed to amp up its marketing efforts, and it’s hired a veteran strategist to do just that.

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People Moves: Carat, Theo and more

Plus, Enthusiast Gaming makes an acquisition and staffs up accordingly.