New head of strategy at The&Partnership
The&Partnership Canada of Toronto has appointed André Louis to the position of head of strategy. This is the first time the firm has employed a head if strategy in Canada. Louis was most recently vice-president and head of planning at Camp Jefferson, formerly Dare Toronto. Prior to that, he was a strategy director at Taxi Toronto. Louis has also been managing digital partner at Publicis Mojo in Auckland, New Zealand and digital marketing manager of the Royal Bank of Scotland in London.
In related new, the agency has recently added eight new staff members in Toronto. Marcel Zierfuss has been appointed director of digital strategy. He was most recently a freelance consultant. Prior to that, he was head of innovation at R3VE. Zierfuss has also worked at Havas Worldwide, Leo Burnett and Critical Mass, among others.
Jennifer Saunders has been hired as a senior art director. She was most recently a senior art director at Sandbox Advertising. She has also worked at Due North Communications and DentsuBos.
Lindsay Di Tolla has joined the agency as an account manager. She was most recently an account supervisor at Publicis. Chris Edmeades has been hired as an account director. He was previously an account director at JWT. Joachim Holmgren has been hired as an account manager. Most recently, he was an account supervisor at Sandbox Advertising. Zeeshan Hussain has joined the firm as a group account director. He previously held a similar position at Bensimon Byrne. Jon Nestoras has been hired as an account manager. He was previously in account services at JWT. Nabil Rashid has been appointed associate creative director.