On The Move – Weekly Roundup

A recap of who’s headed where in Canadian marketing communications
3a231579-52f4-4864-a2ec-e2f6629865f5

National’s AnnMarie Boudreau.

National Public Relations promoted ANNMARIE BOUDREAU to director in the Halifax office. Boudreau joined the firm in 2006 after graduating from Mount Saint Vincent University with a Bachelor of Public Relations and Marketing Certificate. During her time with the firm, she has worked on campaigns for clients such as Irving Shipbuilding, NS Power and Great Halifax Partnership.

Zulu Alpha Kilo hired TARA HANDLEY as senior broadcast producer. She joined the Toronto agency from JWT where she held the senior broadcast producer/digital content producer position for more than three years.

Canadian Internet Registration Authority hired RYAN HILL as its new communications manager. Hill, the co-host of a weekly current affairs program called Apt 613 on CHUO FM in Ottawa, has also held PR positions at the Canadian Foundation for Innovation and Nortel.

LAUNCH! welcomed LUCY WILLIAMS as director of retail to lead the Loblaw account and HOLLY DAVIS as senior director – retail strategist to lead retail strategy for Dairy Farmers of Canada.

Spafax hired CHRISTAL AGOSTINO as senior strategist, luxury and lifestyle brands. Most recently, Agostino served as manager, global partnerships for Fairmont Hotels, Raffles and Swissotel Brands.

JENNIFER SIMPSON joined Brightworks Interactive Marketing as vice-president of project management. Simpson was most recently the director of operations at Havas Worldwide Digital.

Adding new members to your team? Starting a new job? Let us know. Send your submissions to our online team. Please include a headshot when possible.

Brands Articles

Saputo sells its bakery division to Canada Bread for $120 million

Deal in line with company's plans to become more competitive in new food categories

Why employee engagement needs to top the CMO’s agenda in 2015

And, how it will enhance competitiveness/profitability

Canada’s Hottest Ads: A very foodie November

...with a light dusting of holiday cheer

McDonald’s marketing misery

Markus Giesler on the chain's identity crisis and why it's becoming increasingly irrelevant

BlackBerry harkens back to “CrackBerry” heyday

Waterloo, Ont.-based company introduces new smartphone model with familiar features

Hudson’s Bay hires new CEO

Former Toys R Us chairman and CEO takes the reins, Richard Baker remains chairman

Country Style chooses Tag Franchise for rebrand

New branding expected to roll out next year

MasterCard’s ‘priceless’ holiday giveaway

The brand had a big surprise for Calgary charities