15th Dec 2015

Leo Burnett Named Southeast Asia Creative Agency of the Year at Campaign Asia Agency of the Year Awards 2015

At the conclusion of Campaign Asia’s Agency of the Year Awards Gala Dinner last night at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Singapore, Leo Burnett was named Southeast Asia Creative Agency of the Year. In total, Leo Burnett Asia Pacific agencies collected a total of 23 nominations which converted to 17 recognitions including 13 Gold, 1 Winner (People category), 1 Silver, 2 Bronze awards. The stellar set of results placed the network as a close runner-up to the evening’s top accolade of Network of the Year.

Leo Burnett Named Southeast Asia Creative Agency of the Year at Campaign Asia Agency of the Year Awards 2015

The wins were representable by Leo Burnett Asia Pacific’s offices across the Australia/New Zealand, South Asia, Japan/Korea and Southeast Asia sub-regions.

Joy Santos, Head of Strategy at Leo Burnett Manila took home the top award for the Southeast Asia Strategic/Brand Planner of the Year.

Leo Burnett Australia was crowned Australia / New Zealand sub regional winners across the Creative and Digital Agency of the Year categories while Leo Burnett/Arc Worldwide Malaysia brought home the top prizes in the categories of Southeast Asia Specialist Agency of the Year as well as Southeast Asia PR agency of the Year.

Leo Burnett’s affiliate agency partner in New Zealand, Barnes, Catmur & Friends was also recognised with a silver award in the Australia/New Zealand Independent Agency of the Year category.

For 22 years, Campaign Asia-Pacific's Agency of the Year awards have recognised inspired leadership, management excellence, outstanding business performance and overall achievements in Asia-Pacific’s advertising and communications industries. The prestigious Agency of the Year competition recognises excellence in local markets through five seperate regional competitions with the eventual winners competing for the overall Network of the Year awards.

Region - Category - Nominated Agency - Awards

Australia/New Zealand - Australia Creative Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Australia - Gold

Australia/New Zealand - Australia Digital Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Australia - Gold

Australia/New Zealand - Australia / New Zealand Creative AOY - Leo Burnett Australia - Gold

Australia/New Zealand - Australia / New Zealand Digital AOY - Leo Burnett Australia - Winner

Australia/New Zealand - Australia / New Zealand Independent AOY - Barnes, Catmur & Friends New Zealand - Silver

South Asia - Rest of South Asia Creative Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Solutions Inc. - Gold

South Asia - Rest of South Asia PR Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Solutions Inc./Arc Worldwide Sri Lanka - Bronze

Japan/Korea - Korea Creative Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Korea - Gold

Japan/Korea - Korea Digital Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Korea - Silver

Southeast Asia - Malaysia Creative Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Malaysia - Gold

Southeast Asia - Phillippines Creative Agency of the Year - Leo Burnet Manila - Gold

Southeast Asia - Vietnam Creative Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Vietnam - Gold

Southeast Asia - Malaysia Digital Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Malaysia - Bronze

Southeast Asia - Vietnam Digital Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Vietnam - Gold

Southeast Asia - Southeast Asia PR Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett Group Malaysia - Gold

Southeast Asia - Southeast Asia Specialist Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett / Arc Worldwide Malaysia - Winner

Southeast Asia - Southeast Asia Creative Agency of the Year - Leo Burnett - Winner

Southeast Asia - Southeast Asia Strategic/Brand Planner of the Year - Leo Burnett Manila - Winner