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I’ll take a pass on the steroid burger

I’ll take a pass on the steroid burger

Ramsey Naja is chief creative officer at JWT MEA “As the final prizes were being distributed at the MENA Cristal awards recently, my thoughts somehow drifted to Ben Johnson. Now, regardless if, like me, your knowledge of athletics is a pub quiz liability, one thing is certain: the moment you say “Ben Johnson” people fall […]

Leo Burnett, Starcom and OMD shine at MENA Cristals

Leo Burnett, Starcom and OMD shine at MENA Cristals

Leo Burnett was the runaway winner at this year’s MENA Cristal Festival, grabbing both the agency and network of the year titles as well as the majority of grands prix. The Beirut office was named agency of the year on the back of its ‘Fake it all’ work for the Brand Protection Group and its […]

Leo Burnett wins big at MENA Cristals

Leo Burnett wins big at MENA Cristals

Leo Burnett dominated a one‐sided awards show at the MENA Cristal Festival last night, winning three Grand Cristals and six Cristals at the first of two awards shows being held in Mzaar, Lebanon. Winners in the production, promo and direct, cyber and mobile, and media categories were announced last night, with Leo Burnett winning nine […]

Leo Burnett heads Cristals shortlist

Leo Burnett heads Cristals shortlist

Leo Burnett has received the most shortlisted pieces of work following the first two days of judging at the MENA Cristal Festival in Lebanon. The network has a total of 77 shortlists in the film, print, print craft, radio, outdoor and integrated categories, with Impact BBDO the second highest at 56. The FP7 network has […]

Batelco calls advertising review

Batelco calls advertising review

Bahraini telecommunications firm Batelco has called a review of its advertising account. A spokesperson for the company confirmed that the review was taking place and that it was part of a process that takes place every two years. The incumbent on the account is FP7/BAH, which was recently named ‘agency of the year’ at the […]

FP7/BAH named agency of the year at the MENA Cristals

FP7/BAH named agency of the year at the MENA Cristals

FP7/BAH was named ‘agency of the year’ and FP7 ‘network of the year’ at the MENA Cristals in Lebanon last night. Although the Bahraini agency did not take home any grand Cristals during the course of the evening, its body of work for client Batelco won Cristals across the magazine, print craft, corporate and film […]

FP7, OMD and Leo Burnett Beirut shine at Cristals

FP7, OMD and Leo Burnett Beirut shine at Cristals

FP7/BAH, OMD and Leo Burnett Beirut were the main winners during the first night of awards at this year’s MENA Cristals in Lebanon. At the Intercontinental Mzaar last night, a total of 33 Cristals were awarded in the promo/direct, cyber, media and production categories. FP7/BAH walked off with a total of 11 Cristals – nine […]