Oct 09, Colombo: 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.
This ranking follows a trajectory of recognition for Leo Burnett Sri Lanka among Asian agencies: In 2016, Leo Burnett Sri Lanka has retained its ranking from 2016 where the agency was also included in Asia's 50 Hottest Agencies List.
"We are honored to be ranked in Asia's Top 50 agencies this year," says Ranil de Silva - Managing Director, Leo Burnett Sri Lanka.
"Having celebrated our 18th anniversary, we are coming of age at a transformative time for the industry, and our work is being recognized across the region and even globally. This ranking is a recognition of our creative reinvention process as well as the tangible business growth we have delivered for our clients. It is an honour for Leo Burnett Sri Lanka to be amongst the 50 best agencies across Asia, which has been identified as the most dynamic advertising growth sector in the world.
We applied creativity in the way we run our business. The stakes were high, so we couldn't think small. We took the changing landscape as an opportunity to completely reinvent our business."
In the past year Leo Burnett Sri Lanka has made seismic shifts in the way the agency operates, the way the agency built bigger and more integrated campaigns.
The agency also changed the way it attracted future Burnetters and the kind of solutions the agency produced for its client problems. The agency's biggest testimony to success is the amazing spirit of teamwork and collaboration it created across cross-functional teams.
The agency also won the company's largest pitch and secured the entire integrated communication mandate for Mobitel.