TORONTO, CANADA (June 18 2019) McCann Worldgroup today announced the appointment of Ryan Timms as President of McCann Canada. Timms, most recently SVP, Managing Director of the Toronto office is taking on the new role that will include oversight of McCann advertising operations across all Canadian offices including Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver.
An agency veteran, Timms started at McCann in 2005. Over the course of nearly 15 years with the agency, Timms has touched almost every client the agency has supported and built the business leadership team into what it is today. A passionate leader, Timms is well respected across the agency and the industry in general.
“Ryan is an admired agency leader, with a strong record of delivering continuous growth, innovation and best-in-class client service. He has been a long serving contributor to the success of clients’ business like Petro Canada, Bayer, Mastercard and Nestlé,” said Simon Sikorski, CEO, McCann Worldgroup Canada. “This appointment completes the leadership team for McCann Worldgroup Canada across all of our agencies.”
Timms takes over the post immediately and will remain based out of the head office in Toronto.
Adds Sikorski, “Ryan drives teams to bring to life meaningful multi-faceted creative campaigns that generate impressive business results. A true partner to clients, Ryan will be tasked with ensuring that our teams continue to develop breakthrough creative campaigns and seamless integration among our four Canadian offices.”