Well, we have received confirmation from Leo Burnett that Lucas Day, who’s spent nearly a decade at the agency’s Chicago hub and last served as VP/creative director, is leaving. We didn’t hear further official word other than that but...Show More Summary
Well, while we’re on the Publicis Groupe-owned agency theme today (again, purely coincidental), we’ve received confirmation that Leo Burnett has had to let go of some staff today. The Chicago-based agency tells us, “ Leo Burnett made the difficult decision today to let less than 2% of its U.S. Show More Summary
-After a few years away, Karen Jacobs has rejoined Starcom USA, where she spent a quarter-century and worked on the media side when it was dubbed Leo Burnett Media, as EVP/integrated operations. -Santa Monica-based prodco Green Dot Films...Show More Summary
Wednesday, March 27 at 1pm EST Michael Bilbrey from Leo Burnett will talk about photographers’ self-promotion and how you can effectively communicate your vision, showcase your professionalism and address all those intangibles that go into the hiring decision. Show More Summary
Arc, part of the Leo Burnett Group, teamed up with The Tutor Crowd to form an innovative and eye-catching ad campaign.
A husband and father learns a tough lesson after pushing technology instead of paper on his family in “Emma,” a funny TV commercial for French toilet paper brand Le Trefle. It was created by French agency Leo Burnett. Thanks Frank Gordon!
Clever TV commercial for Le Trèfle toilet paper by the Leo Burnett ad agency.
Paper? Pa-per? What the hell is that? Leo Burnett's ad for French toilet-paper brand Trefle celebrates parchment in its various forms, presenting a woman who reads printed books, puts sticky notes on the fridge, plays sudoku with a pencil and draws pictures on a paper pad with her daughter. Show More Summary
App by Leo Burnett Chicago has users start snowball fights with Facebook friends to help save the Polar Bear.
In case you didn’t know, Leo Burnett just launched a shiny new website. What you definitely didn’t know is that Leo Burnett is apparently very paranoid that their shiny new website will come under virus attack, so much so that the agency...Show More Summary
In the beginning, there was Mayhem. Actually, Leo Burnett's latest spot for Allstate, starring Dean Winters as the iconic agent of chaos, will air at the end of the Super Bowl—between the game's final play and the trophy presentation. Show More Summary
Many people agree that something should be done to curb mass shootings in America. But a dearth of data about domestic gun use has sometimes hamstrung the debate. Elisabeth Fosslien, a web analytics guru at Chicago's Leo Burnett ad agency, has created 24 charts that break down everything we currently know about guns in the U.S.. Show More Summary
I’m dying for the sixth season of Mad Men to start. There’s no date set yet, but the season should premiere in about three months. One thing that I find funny about the show is that they make it look like everything that happened in advertising in the 50s and 60s happened in New York [...]
-Former Leo Burnett London head of planning Mark Tomblin has joined in a similar role at TAXI Toronto. -Social media/WOM marketing firm Likeable Media has appointed Carrie Kerpen as CEO and has also launched a new software platform dubbed...Show More Summary
This week, Draftfcb is hiring a management director, as well as a digital group media director. Meanwhile, Leo Burnett needs a senior strategist, and JVST is on the hunt for an interactive producer. Get the scoop on these openings and...Show More Summary
-Team Sprint, aka Leo Burnett and Digitas (which we’ve been told by the way is NOT getting bought up by Dentsu as tipsters are alleging), have unveiled the new “I Am Unlimited” campaign to help launch the carrier’s iPhone 5 (above). -The...Show More Summary
D&AD's inaugural White Pencil award has been won by Leo Burnett Chicago for Recipeace, a project that aims to bring people together over a shared meal in support of the Peace One Day initiative
Well, this is an interesting one to head into the long weekend. Multiple spies are telling us that Reed Collins, who left his SVP/ECD post at Leo Burnett’s Chicago hub nearly two years ago, has rejoined the agency to help lead creative on its Coca-Cola creative biz, mainly Sprite. Show More Summary
Switzerland's appeal as a vacation destination is timeless. As proof, the nation's tourism authority springs "Clocks" on the masses. Spillman/Felser/Leo Burnett's film finds Sebi and Paul, a pair of bearded locals introduced earlierShow More Summary
My, how things change after just a few weeks. After initially receiving tips about this in early September and being told at the time by the Leo Burnett camp that it was “not true to report,” official word is out that Mick McCabe has indeed headed back to his old stomping grounds to take on the role of chief strategy officer. Show More Summary