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Oct 08, 2019, 13:18 ET American Heart Association CEO Roundtable Launches Mental Health Awareness Campaign

The first step to tackling mental health is to normalize the conversation about it—and that's what the American Heart Association's CEO Roundtable is ...


Aug 05, 2019, 14:00 ET Leo Burnett Chicago Names Jordan Doucette Chief Creative Officer

Leo Burnett Chicago today elevated Jordan Doucette to the role of chief creative officer. Most recently EVP/executive creative director at the...


May 29, 2019, 12:01 ET Bob Winter Returns to Leo Burnett Group Detroit as Chief Creative Officer, Builds New Studio to Support Cadillac Brand

Today, Bob Winter was named chief creative officer of Leo Burnett Group in Detroit, overseeing creative product across the General Motors portfolio....


Apr 16, 2019, 10:36 ET Ad Age Ranks Leo Burnett Chicago an Agency to Watch as Part of Annual A-List Awards

Ad Age has named Leo Burnett an Agency to Watch on the 2019 A-List award rankings. The A-List pays tribute to what Ad Age calls "the big, bold...


Oct 02, 2018, 13:15 ET Leo Burnett Chicago Hires Chris Bergen as EVP/Business Director

Chris Bergen was today named Executive Vice President, Business Director at Leo Burnett Chicago. Bergen joins the agency from We Are Unlimited, where ...


Sep 26, 2017, 12:38 ET Leo Burnett Named To 2017 Working Mother "100 Best Companies"

Working Mother magazine today recognized Leo Burnett as one of the "2017 Working Mother 100 Best Companies" for its strong leadership in creating...


Apr 27, 2017, 12:15 ET Leo Burnett Chicago Names Emma Montgomery Chief Strategy Officer

Today, Emma Montgomery was named Chief Strategy Officer of Leo Burnett Chicago. She continues her journey from Leo Burnett Sydney, where she led...


Apr 11, 2017, 18:47 ET Leo Burnett Launches "The Core" As Integrated Data and Analytics Offering

Leo Burnett North America CEO Andrew Swinand today announced the launch of The Core, an integrated data and analytics offering that will serve as an...


Jun 22, 2016, 03:41 ET Leo Burnett Wins Cannes Lions Cyber Grand Prix For "Justino"

Leo Burnett Madrid secured a Grand Prix in the Cyber category for the Spanish Lottery's animated short film "Justino" at the 63rd Cannes Lions...


Mar 18, 2016, 06:15 ET MSLGROUP Chicago And Leo Burnett's Reputation Practice Merge To Create An Integrated PR Offering

Today, MSLGROUP and Leo Burnett announced that MSLGROUP in Chicago and Leo Burnett's Reputation & Communications Practice are joining forces to...


Sep 30, 2015, 10:29 ET Leo Burnett Hires New Managing Director Of Digital Integration

Leo Burnett Chicago appointed Josh Crick as senior vice president, managing director of digital integration. In this newly created role, Crick will...


Sep 28, 2015, 07:00 ET Leo Burnett Unveils New Production Studio: Greenhouse

Today, Leo Burnett Chicago announced the launch of Greenhouse, the agency's production practice responsible for creating high-quality,...


Mar 12, 2015, 01:36 ET Leo Burnett Chicago Named Agency Of The Year At Annual Chicago Addy Awards

Leo Burnett Chicago received the highest honor at the Chicago Advertising Federation's American Advertising Awards last night, securing the Agency of ...


Nov 24, 2014, 11:57 ET 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 realities of...


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 creative...


May 29, 2014, 09:06 ET 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 her work ...


Feb 10, 2014, 09:41 ET 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,...


Oct 07, 2013, 03:27 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, 01:32 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 American...


Nov 28, 2012, 01:32 ET Leo Burnett Chicago Wins Inaugural D&AD White Pencil

Last night, at the 2012 D&AD White Pencil Symposium, Leo Burnett Chicago won the inaugural White Pencil for its "Recipeace" campaign. D&AD's White...


Nov 28, 2011, 12:10 ET New Study by Leo Burnett Unveils Key Marketing Strategies to Reach Today's Consumer

According to a new study released by Leo Burnett, seven out of 10 Americans believe that economic recovery is still more than two years away....


Jun 22, 2011, 12:46 ET Leo Burnett Unveils New Ad Unit Created With Facebook® at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

Today, at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Leo Burnett released the details of a new interactive ad unit created for Facebook....


Mar 26, 2011, 09:00 ET Leo Burnett Chicago Kicks Off the Next Generation of Earth Hour, Activates Global Social Media Campaign Reaching 128 Countries

Today and for the fifth year in a row, Leo Burnett and the World Wildlife Fund have partnered to launch Earth Hour, the biggest climate awareness...


Oct 01, 2010, 11:35 ET Nina Abnee Honored as CAF's Advertising Woman of the Year

The Chicago Advertising Federation (CAF) is pleased to recognize Nina Abnee of Leo Burnett as the 2010 Advertising Woman of the Year. As Executive...