Introducing the McKim Building

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McKim Building

By McKim Communications Group On January 11, 2017, McKim Communications Group announced it had acquired the naming rights to the historic building it has long called home in the Exchange District. The agency unveiled the large vertical sign on Main St. in front of employees, friends and media to mark the name change from Crocus to The McKim Building. “Renaming this historical site as The McKim Building is a new chapter for a building that has had a significant role in the story of downtown Winnipeg,” says McKim CEO and president, Peter George, referring to the building’s origins as the J. H. Ashdown Hardware Store, a major hardware retailer at the turn of last century. McKim moved from River and …