People Moves

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TLN hires former Blue Ant VP in newly created role

Laura Battiston will be involved in realizing original content projects that are available to advertisers to associate with and integrate into.

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Digital growth leads to new VP position at Horizon

Doron Dinovitzer will lead digital planning and activation while also providing digital thought leadership.

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People Moves: Juliet adds to performance media, Daily Hive gets new EIC

Plus, Radio-Canada welcomes a new radio director.

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Colette Watson to depart Rogers Sports & Media

Julie Adam will expand her role to include broadcast, filling the gap left by Watson.

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People Moves: XMC, Cue Digital and more

Plus, TLN has hired a media buying veteran to lead marketing solutions.

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Standard Media Index expands to Canada

CEO James Fennessy says the company, which provides ad spend data across various media, helps make agencies and media owners more competitive.

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Bell’s acquisition of V officially closes

Bell Media Quebec president Karine Moses will lead the Montreal-based team responsible for the day-to-day operations of V.

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How COVID layoffs could exacerbate agencies’ talent crunch

Agency leaders discuss how these layoffs feel different than previous ones, and what kind of models they see for the future.

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MediaCom’s global CEO to step down

Stephen Allan has been with the agency since his teens, long before it was a part of WPP and GroupM.

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People Moves: Daily Hive, True Media and more

Plus, Reuters and TVA add new leadership, and Brian Cooper joins TheScore board of directors.

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Scott Stewart on adjusting to a new role in a lockdown

Scott Stewart on the shift toward empathy, being multi-disciplinary and finding balance.

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Taking the reins in a time of crisis

Just as Canada was locking down, Carat’s Alexandra Panousis was settling into the corner (home) office. How does an agency leader establish trust from a distance – and during turbulence?

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People Moves: The Globe and Mail, Dentsu and more

Plus, new SVP of business solutions Carmen Hunt was onboarded virtually at indie agency Horizon.

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People Moves: Media City, Quebecor and more

Vendors are staffing up across the OOH industry.