Stuart Garvie Joins Allvision as CEO Canada

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Stuart Garvie has joined Allvision, Canada’s premiere pure-play digital out-of-home media company, as CEO Canada.

With a rich history of out-of-home development, Allvision has crafted a significant portion of the most highly valued large format digital out-of-home inventory across Canada and the United States. In Canada, Allvision has over fifty (50) faces, delivering over 30 million daily impressions on the most highly trafficked large format digital faces across Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.

“We are very excited to have Stuart join Allvision and lead our Canadian team” said Greg Smith, Chief Executive Officer North America, for Allvision. “Stuart’s incredible C-level expertise in all aspects of the Canadian media industry, coupled with our rapidly growing large format digital out of home business in Canada, is a dynamite combination. We firmly believe that this partnership will change the media landscape and propel Allvision’s unparalleled Digital Out of Home assets to their rightful place as an indispensable component of media campaigns in Canada.”

Stuart is the former CEO of GroupM Canada, where he oversaw GroupM’s executive committee in Canada and roughly 800 employees. An industry authority, Garvie has over 20 years of extensive international experience across the media landscape. Prior to rejoining GroupM in 2017, Garvie was President, Media Sales and Marketing at Bell Media, where he oversaw Bell Media’s integrated multi-platform sales force and Astral out-of-home. Previously, Garvie served as GroupM Canada’s Chief Commercial Officer. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for WestPark Foundation and previously served as the Chair of CMDC and was on the Board of Directors for Numeris and Nlogic.

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