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Nov 24, 2014, 11:57 ET
Explore the world of sharing. Leo Burnett's Kyle Poff brings to life many of the different ways that people share today. While most people think helping the less fortunate (53%) is a good reason to share, they are almost as motivated by convenience and practicality (28%) and saving or making money (28%) as they are from connectivity (22%) and a desire to own less (15%).

New Research Gets Into The Underbelly Of The Sharing Economy

 A new study by global advertising agency Leo Burnett, "The Sharing Economy: Where We Go From Here," reveals the surprising and unspoken...

Oct 13, 2014, 11:00 ET

The Huffington Post And Leo Burnett Get Exclusive; Announce New Agency / Publisher Model

Today, The Huffington Post and Leo Burnett announced an exclusive co-operative approach that promises to transform the relationship between...

Oct 02, 2014, 11:49 ET

Leo Burnett's "#LikeAGirl" For P&G Always Awarded With Highly Coveted Grand CLIO Award

 At the 55th Annual CLIO Awards Wednesday evening, Leo Burnett Worldwide took home 71 CLIOs—four Hall of Fame inductees, one Grand CLIO,...

Jun 09, 2014, 12:45 ET
Leo Burnett 27th Annual Cannes Predictions (PRNewsFoto/Leo Burnett)

Leo Burnett Forecasts 2014 Cannes Lion Winners In 27th Cannes Predictions

 Today, Leo Burnett Worldwide revealed its 27th annual Cannes Predictions anticipating the results of this year's 61st Cannes Lions...

May 29, 2014, 09:06 ET
Renetta McCann, Chief Talent Officer of Leo Burnett U.S., Named 2014 Industry Influential by American Advertising Federation (PRNewsFoto/Leo Burnett)

Renetta McCann Named 2014 Industry Influential By American Advertising Federation

 The American Advertising Federation (AAF) named Chief Talent Officer of Leo Burnett U.S. Renetta McCann as its 2014 Industry Influential for...

Apr 25, 2014, 11:13 ET

Leo Burnett Worldwide Named The Most Awarded Network At The 2014 International ANDY Awards For The Fifth Consecutive Year

Last night, Leo Burnett Worldwide was named the most awarded network at the 50th annual International ANDY Awards. Overall, the network picked up...

Mar 06, 2014, 08:16 ET
HUFFPOST LIVE AND LEO BURNETT ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP FOR THE 2014 SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST FESTIVAL #SXLB @HUFFPOSTLIVE(PRNewsFoto/Leo Burnett, HuffPost Live)

HuffPost Live And Leo Burnett Announce Exclusive Partnership For The 2014 South By Southwest Festival

HuffPost Live, The Huffington Post's live-streaming network, and global ad agency Leo Burnett today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership for...

Feb 12, 2014, 14:46 ET

Leo Burnett Worldwide Blazes To The Top Of All Gunns Blazing In The 2014 Gunn Report

 Today, the Gunn Report named Leo Burnett Worldwide the top creative network in its prestigious "All Gunns Blazing" category. The global...

Feb 10, 2014, 09:41 ET
Humans Being: Relationships by Leo Burnett.  (PRNewsFoto/Leo Burnett)

The Brave New World Of Romantic Relationships Doesn't Come With A Map

A new cultural exploration by global advertising agency Leo Burnett reveals the lyrics to the age-old children's playground song "first comes love,...

Jan 22, 2014, 16:00 ET

Leo Burnett Elevates Giles Hedger To Chief Strategy Officer Of Leo Burnett Worldwide

Leo Burnett Worldwide Chairman and CEO Tom Bernardin announced today that Giles Hedger, Group Managing Director and Chief Strategy Officer at Leo...

Oct 07, 2013, 15:27 ET

Susan Credle Honored As Chicago Advertising Federation's 2013 "Advertising Woman Of The Year"

Today, the Chicago Advertising Federation named Susan Credle, Chief Creative Officer of Leo Burnett, the 2013 Advertising Woman of the Year. At a...

Sep 18, 2013, 13:32 ET

Amazon Advertising Unveils New Study Focused On Today's Progressive Consumer

In a recent proprietary study San Francisco-based Amazon Advertising, part of Publicis Worldwide, identified a new group of progressive consumers...

Sep 03, 2013, 11:33 ET

American Culinary Federation Joins Recipeace Movement to Promote World Peace Day Sept. 21

 Food transcends cultural differences and borders, and many business deals and peace treaties have been forged over a meal. That's why the...

Aug 23, 2013, 11:14 ET

The Leo Burnett Group Named Lead Creative Agency For RE/MAX

 RE/MAX has selected The Leo Burnett Group to create its 2014 national advertising campaign. The account will be managed by a Chicago-based,...

Jun 18, 2013, 19:49 ET

Leo Burnett Worldwide Wins 18 Cannes Lions In Media And Outdoor

Leo Burnett Worldwide kicked off day two of the 2013 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity by breaking its overall shortlist record...

Jun 18, 2013, 02:00 ET

Leo Burnett Worldwide And Contagious Present Wildfire / Full Of Tomorrow Seminar During Cannes International Festival Of Creativity

 As Cannes International Festival of Creativity celebrates its 60th anniversary, Leo Burnett Worldwide and Contagious will look 60 months into...

Jun 17, 2013, 20:35 ET

Leo Burnett Worldwide Wins Ten Cannes Lions During Day One Of Cannes Lions International Festival Of Creativity

Leo Burnett Worldwide won ten Lions – three gold, four silver and three bronze – during Monday night's Promo & Activation, PR and...

Jun 14, 2013, 10:02 ET

Leo Burnett Appoints Global Head Of Social And Mobile; Expands Footprint With AdMaxim Partnership

Today, Leo Burnett Worldwide announced the fusion of its global social and mobile capabilities under the leadership of newly appointed...

Jun 10, 2013, 09:00 ET

Leo Burnett Forecasts 2013 Cannes Lions Winners Through 26th Annual Cannes Predictions

 Leo Burnett Worldwide's 26th annual Cannes Predictions compilation represents the best thinking, finest craftsmanship and most compelling...

May 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Leo Burnett, Spark SMG named Creative, Media Agencies of Record for h.h. gregg

CHICAGO, May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics retailer h.h. gregg has selected Leo Burnett USA as its...