People Moves

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Two new chairs named at the ACA

Privacy and cross-media measurement are just two of the issues on the table.

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People Moves: Innocean, GroupM and more

Kingstar promotes a media director, while specialty network Sport-Média adds a new national account manager.

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CMDC appoints new chair Stuart Garvie

The GroupM CEO will take the place of former chair Kristine Lyrette.

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ICYMI: Kinetic Canada bulks up, Facebook drops music tool

Plus, Stingray brings a country music channel to the Canadian market.

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Red Magnet taps Devyn Perry for managing director

Former Wavemaker exec focused on how tech and data are blending media and creative.

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Kristine Lyrette and Publicis Media part ways

After five years as president of Zenith, a company spokesperson confirmed her departure.

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Alex Panousis named CEO of Carat Canada

The former Havas executive leader joins the Dentsu network to begin a new chapter in a more complex business environment.

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People Moves: Jungle Media, Nextdoor and more

Plus, Kantar has added a new VP of client leadership.

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People Moves: New senior sales roles at Quebecor, Narcity and more

Canadian Grocer ups its associate publisher, and Bloom adds a managing director to Toronto.

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GroupM Canada ushers in new director of business development

Sarah Bobas is tasked with “telling GroupM’s story,” an area CEO Stuart Garvie says the agency has fallen behind competitors on.

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Media Experts appoints new EVP

After 13 years with Media Experts, Karel Wegert’s remit has expanded from largely digital to helping the agency with its overarching strategy.

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Scott Stewart heads back to the agency world with VMC

The former Postmedia and Wavemaker strategist is looking to support VMC’s growing business and outline its new vision as president.

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People Moves: Today’s Shopping Choice, Cue and more

Plus, Halifax-based agency Trampline Branding has made a key media promotion.

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Alfie Atkinson becomes CEO for MiQ Canada

Plus, Jason Furlano, Joe Peters and Claire Jones have all been given more senior roles and responsibilities.

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Reach, revenue and impact: Jennifer Hollett’s goals for The Walrus

The former head of news and government at Twitter Canada, Jennifer Hollett assumes the role from Shelley Ambrose, effective June 1.