The American Advertising Federation (AAF) recognized Chief Talent Officer of Leo Burnett U.S. Renetta McCann as its 2014 Industry Influential for her work in championing multiculturalism in advertising and promoting career opportunities for diverse candidates. McCann will receive this highly regarded honor this evening at the 2014 Diversity Achievement and Mosaic Awards (DAMA) Dinner, during the AAF’s national conference, ADMERICA!
Leo Burnett U.S.A. Chief Creative Officer Susan Credle has been named Ad Woman of the Year by the Chicago Ad Federation. And, with Susan's commitment to the Leo Burnett Chicago brand, her unyielding support of staff and incredible success with projects like Allstate's "Mayhem" campaign - we can't say we're surprised.More Info
VP Music Director of Leo Burnett Chicago Gabe McDonough has been recognized as a 2012 '40 Under 40 Power Player' by Billboard. A musician himself, Gabe is an expert at identifying an artist's sound and marrying it with a brand's purpose. Best known for his pairing of Santigold with Bud Light Lime and Os Mutantes with McDonald's, Gabe has already synched over 100 campaigns in his two years at Leo Burnett.
Tune in to Gabe's Chicago playlist here.
Over the last five years, Alisa has transitioned from a freelance designer to SVP group design director and pioneer of Leo Burnett's in-house design department. Now in year three, the department has grown to 20 people and continues to support brand growth for our clients. Hear Alisa's story on how she became a designer and learn more about what she does to hone her craft.Watch