Leo Burnett Named "Network of the Year" at the Epica Awards
LB Scoops Up 32 Honors
Results from the annual Epica Awards are in and we're pleased to announce that Leo Burnett Worldwide took home the highly coveted "Network of the Year" title. After receiving nine Gold honors - more than any other agency network - and a grand total of 32 wins, the network was poised to receive the aforementioned title.
Epica, which was founded 27 years ago, is unique in that it's the only major award show judged by journalists. This year's crop was evaluated by some of the most senior editors and reporters at global marketing and communications publications around the world. Not an easy crowd to please.
Nine offices contributed to the total number of Gold honors. Here are the results:
Gold - Fiat Abrath 500 "#ZeroFollowers" (Frankfurt) - Interactive
Gold - Le Trefle "Emma" (Paris) - Film
Gold - McDonald's Ice Cream "Cutting the Pocket" (Istanbul) - Outdoor
Gold - Coca-Cola "Small World Machines" (Sydney & Chicago) - Direct
Gold - Swiss Life "Life's turns in a sentence" (Zurich) - Press
Gold - Don't Drive Drunk Foundation "Beer Suicide" (Bangkok) - Press
Gold - International Short Film Festival "The Forest" (Beirut) - Film
Gold - Offre Joie NGO "Volunteers Seek No Recognition" (Beirut) - PR
Gold - Staedtler "Architecture" (Hong Kong) - Print Craft