is the new publisher of Canadian Geographic
. He succeeds André Préfontaine, who continues as vice-president, strategic partnerships and customer content.
The appointment comes into effect January 1, 2014. Gagnier joined Canadian Geographic Enterprises in 2000 and has been senior management since 2006. Most recently, he was vice-president of content creation. Préfontaine began his run as publisher in 2006.
is no longer with Rogers Media. She was publisher of Canadian Business
since 2012 and previously held positions as group advertising director, and director of events and business development.
has been named publisher at Canadian Business
. He is the former editor and publisher of Profit
, and the appointment follows news of a merger
between the two business mags.
Design Edge Canada
has hired Elizabeth Kerr
as director of sales and marketing. Her experience includes a tenure as director of marketing and communications at Touche Ross/Deloitte, and a 12-year run as publisher of Canadian Yachting
and Boating Industry Canada
at Kerrwil Publications.
replaces automobile journalist Gabriel Gelinas
as editor of Moto Journal
, published by Les Editions Jean Robert. Menard has worked as a host for the RDS television network, Porter Novelli and Astral Media.
CMS co-founder Michael Assad
has left his role as chief executive officer and stepped down as publisher of Agility's Unbound Media
blog. Co-founder and former chief technology officer Jonathan Voigt
takes over. Agility also recently promoted Anthony Valela
from project manager to direction of operations.
The latest issue of Water Canada
is Kerry Freek
's last as editor. Next year, she becomes editor-at-large. The mag has tapped Rachel Phan
as its new managing editor. She has written for the National Post, the Huffington Post, McClungs
mag and more.