Leo Burnett’s Murtaza Tajbhoy the first Sri Lankan to win IAA Champion Award

Nov 2017

Leo Burnett’s Murtaza Tajbhoy the first Sri Lankan to win IAA Champion Award

Murtaza Tajbhoy, Chief Strategy Officer of Leo Burnett Sri Lanka was awarded the IAA Champion award. He is the first Sri Lankan to win this prestigious accolade. The International Advertising Association (IAA) selected Murtaza as one of five global leaders in the marketing communications industry to receive this honour.

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Leo Burnett Sri Lanka named ‘Agency of the Year’ at the Effie Awards

Oct 2017

Leo Burnett Sri Lanka named ‘Agency of the Year’ at the Effie Awards

Leo Burnett Sri Lanka, the local office of the global advertising network Leo Burnett Worldwide was recently named the ‘Agency of the Year’ at this year’s Effie Awards Programme. This is the first time in its history, that Leo Burnett Sri Lanka has secured the coveted award, which is revered as a top industry accolade.

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Publicis Groupe expands its presence to Sri Lanka by launching Saatchi & Saatchi

Oct 2017

Publicis Groupe expands its presence to Sri Lanka by launching Saatchi & Saatchi

Saatchi & Saatchi will operate as part of the Leo Burnett Sri Lanka network, as both agencies are global members of Publicis Groupe.

Publicis Groupe, the world’s third largest communications company recently extended its presence to Sri Lanka by launching Saatchi & Saatchi, a full service, integrated communications company that operates on the philosophy that “Nothing is Impossible”.

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Leo Burnett the only Sri Lankan Agency to be ranked in Campaign Brief Asia’s Top 50 Agencies

Oct 2017

Leo Burnett the only Sri Lankan Agency to be ranked in Campaign Brief Asia’s Top 50 Agencies

Leo Burnett Sri Lanka has been ranked as one of Asia’s Top 50 Agencies by Campaign Brief Asia, Asia’s most influential creative advertising trade magazine. Leo Burnett Sri Lanka is the only agency from the “Rest of South Asia” geographical category to be included in this list.

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GPC Mumbai 2017

Sep 2017

GPC Mumbai 2017

The Global Product Committee, otherwise known as the GPC, is a delegation of top creatives from the Leo Burnett network which meet to assess the agency's creative product. Several times a year, this group convenes to grade advertising generated from around the global network on a scale from 1-10.

The Sri Lankan team of five led by Ranil de Silva attended this years GPC which was held in Mumbai, India

Leo Burnett conducts Cannes Prediction in partnership with IAA & Metal Factor

Jun 2017

Leo Burnett conducts Cannes Prediction in partnership with IAA & Metal Factor

Cannes Predictions Night is an annual programme spearheaded by Leo Burnett, just prior to the world renowned Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. Leo Burnett compiles a reel of potential winners for that year, and then gets people from the industry in each country to predict their winners through a ballot.

This years event was held at The Bayleaf Mount.

Leo Burnett Sri Lanka  celebrates 18 years

Jun 2017

Leo Burnett Sri Lanka celebrates 18 years

We celebrated our 18th anniversary in Sri Lanka this year.To commemorate our company’s anniversary a host of activities were held within the agency.

Leo Burnett celebrates Vesak with a traditional dansal of 10,000 apples

May 2017

Leo Burnett celebrates Vesak with a traditional dansal of 10,000 apples

Leo Burnett Sri Lanka along with the rest of the nation celebrated Vesak on the 14th of May for the 7th time since the inception of the local office.The agency was able to put up an Apple Danal stall at the annual Vesak Kalapa where 10,000 apples were given away.

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Mobitel Educates the Public on Dengue Prevention  Close

May 2017

Mobitel Educates the Public on Dengue Prevention

Dengue has become a deadly infection In Sri Lanka. Leo Burnett supports Mobitel to create awareness on the prevention of this deadly sickness.

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