New president at Media Experts
Penny Stevens, president of Montreal-based Media Experts, will retire at the end of the year. The agency has promoted Robert Jenkyn to the position of president, effective Jan. 1, 2018. He joined the firm in 2016 as executive vice-president. Prior to that, he was managing director of the Globe and Mail and head of creative solutions at Microsoft Canada. Jenkyn was also senior vice-president of digital solutions at Media Experts and vice-president of sales and operations at Standard Interactive. He has also worked at Excite Canada, Media Metrix Canada, Canoe and the Toronto Star.
"With his unprecedented capacity for developing advanced media solutions which propel our client businesses, in Robert we find the perfect blend of poise, leadership, and technical media skills required to drive our agency into the future of media and onwards to continued success," said Media Experts CEO Mark Sherman.