People Moves

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Julie Kerr joins GroupM Quebec

As VP of strategy and growth, Kerr will focus on accelerating the agency’s growth and enhancing its market position in the province.

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Most-read MiC: People Moves that got noticed

Some of the most popular stories of the year focused on new leaders at big-name agencies.

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Belinda Smith named m/Six CEO for the Americas

The former head of marketing intelligence for Electronic Arts, Smith will remain an advisor and ambassador for diversity and inclusion with the WFA.

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Michel Lorrain steps down as Cogeco Media president

Former president Richard Lachance will fill the role on an interim basis while the radio division searches for its new leader.

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People Moves: Doane named CBC Indigenous advisor

Plus, Matthew Logue and Matthew Klar announce what’s next after leaving MKTG Canada.

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Scott Stewart becomes the face of Glassroom Toronto

After winning Desjardins’ earlier this year, the Toronto operation is growing.

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Julie Courtemanche gets a bigger gig at V7 Media

The new position supports CEO Joseph Leon’s strategic objectives, including M&A opportunities.

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People Moves: Alfredo Tan moves to sports media

Plus, more changes at MKTG and MediaTonik bolsters its Toronto operations.

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Fuse Create expands integrated media operations with senior hire

Luke Moore brings media and business development experience to the Toronto-based full-service creative agency.

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Blue Ant Media names Craig Junner VP of programming

A key part of growth so far, Junner is set to take on even more as Blue Ant expands to new platforms.

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Dentsu X’s Genevieve Guay named president of Dentsu Quebec

The media agency boss takes on a bigger role in an agency network in flux, plus a Stingray partnership.

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Michael Beckerman’s mission to be a better partner

“Brand awareness, to me, is marketing’s fool’s gold,” says Torstar’s new chief client officer, who wants to put away the rate cards and focus on serious new questions.

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People Moves: CBC, Quebecor and more

A sports and sponsorship veteran is returning to the CBC, while a new position has been created at TLN.

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MKTG picks its new leaders

David Chong and Andrew Shulman are longtime consultants whose backgrounds will help brands pivot to digital activations.

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Michael Beckerman lands at Torstar

The former MKTG CEO has a long history with new co-owner Jordan Bitove thanks to their decades in sports industries.