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Woodbine Entertainment begins Turf Cup promotion

. Woodbine Entertainment has begun a promotion that makes use of a horse racing simulator called the "Turf Cup." It will be installed at a series of horse racing and community events. Read more.


Ontario Lung Association begins Toker campaign

. The Ontario Lung Association has begun a new campaign called "The Toker" which addresses the impact of cannabis smoking on the lungs. Read more.


NKPR adds one, promotes two

. NKPR of Toronto has appointed Killeen Kelly to the position of vice-president. She was most recently head of communications at CurrencyFair.com of Dublin. Read more.


New associate partner at M&K Media

. M&K Media of Toronto has promoted Jill McDonald to the position of associate partner. Prior to joining the agency in 2018, she was a group account director at Starcom. Read more.


Chefs Plate begins Conquer the Kitchen campaign

. Meal kit delivery service Chefs Plate has begun a fall campaign called "Conquer the Kitchen." The campaign consists of digital and transit advertising in Toronto. Read more.


Digital Advertising Alliance launches election ad service

. The Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada has launched a service to help political advertisers to ensure that their ads are in compliance with the Canada Elections Act. Read more.


Grolsch conducts TIFF promotion

. Beer brand Grolsch is conducting a promotion as part of its sponsorship of the Toronto International Film Festival. It was developed by Smaller Agency of Toronto. Read more.


Curate Mobile adds three, promotes one

. Toronto-based mobile marketing firm Curate Mobile has appointed Cynthia Walker to the newly-created position of head of client success. Read more.


Orangetheory Fitness hires Ketchum

. Orangetheory Fitness Canada has retained Ketchum Canada of Toronto as its public relations agency of record. Ketchum won the account in a competitive review. Read more.


Uniprix begins Alzheimer's awareness campaign

. Montreal-based drug store chain Uniprix has begun an initiative in association with the Alzheimer Society of Canada and the Federation of Quebec Alzheimer Societies. Read more.


Ontario Science Centre promotes 50th anniversary

. The Ontario Science Centre in Toronto has begun a month-long initiative promoting its 50th anniversary on Sept. 26. The effort includes the debut of a new exhibition. Read more.


Yellow Pages promotes two

. Montreal-based Yellow Pages has promoted Sherilyn King has been appointed to the position of corporate vice-president of sales and customer service. Read more.


Frank's RedHot conducts NFL contest

. Mississauga-based hot sauce company Frank's RedHot Canada has begun a contest promotion in association with NFL Canada. Consumers can enter at the brand's Facebook page. Read more.


7-Eleven begins hot beverage promotion

. Vancouver-based convenience store chain 7-Eleven Canada has begun a promotion for participants in its 7Rewards loyalty program. Read more.


Scotiabank debuts updated Gold American Express card

. Scotiabank has re-launched its Scotiabank Gold American Express card with an additional focus on the company's Scotia Rewards loyalty program. Read more.


New marketing vice-president at Maple Leaf Foods

. Maple Leaf Foods of Mississauga has promoted Casey Richards to the position of senior vice-president of marketing and innovation. Read more.


CPA Canada begins new campaign

. Chartered Professional Accountants Canada has begun a new national advertising campaign called "This is the New Face of CPA," developed by DentsuBos. Read more.


Royal Roads University breaks Up campaign

. Royal Roads University in Colwood, BC has begun an new advertising campaign called "Up." Developed by Will of Vancouver, the campaign consists of online videos. Read more.


Adapt Media debuts DriveTest Centre inventory

. Toronto-based out-of-home advertising company Adapt Media has launched a new inventory of ad displays in association with Serco Canada. Read more.


Naan & Kabob readies loyalty program

. Toronto-based casual restaurant and catering chain Naan & Kabob will launch a new loyalty program called Naan & Kabob Rewards in the fourth quarter of the year. Read more.