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Welcome to the Institute of Communication Agencies

ICA is the not-for-profit association for Canadian communication agencies, representing 75%+ of all national advertising. Our mission is to champion commercial creativity, amplify the industry’s economic impact, and to embrace and drive change. ICA promotes higher standards and best practices, and serves as the largest source of information, advice and training for the industry.

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Kimberley-Clark’s Huggies “No Baby Unhugged” by Ogilvy & Mather Wins CASSIES Grand Prix

Canada’s top 44 business-building communications campaigns were recognized by the advertising industry’s most prized competition, the CASSIE...
Feb 23 2017

Canada’s top agencies line up behind Institute of Communication Agencies’ new vision for 2017

New Chair and Board underscore Association’s new leadership and evolved mission to transform, amplify and protect.
Jan 10 2017

ICA calls for industry-wide boycott of Toronto Zoo’s pitch for pro bono ad work

Industry association lobbies for agencies, citing unfair practices and requirements in RFP for non-profit’s advertising business.
Jan 11 2017

FFWD Advertising & Marketing Week on Business Casual With Nav Nanwa

FFWD Advertising & Marketing Week on Business Casual With Nav Nanwa
Jan 09 2017