Breakthrough Agency of the Year: Troubled Brands Turning to Johannes Leonardo Is a Sign the Agency Has ‘Come of Age’

The shop produced strong work for Volkswagen and Gap and doubled in size

group shot of the entire team at agency Johannes Leonardo
This past year saw the agency double in size, by both staff and revenue measurements. Harlan Erskine

It’s not every day that—in the midst of an unprecedented crisis—one of the world’s largest auto companies turns to a creative shop of around 100 that was launched a little over a decade ago.

This story first appeared in the Dec. 2, 2019, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
@ErikDOster Erik Oster is Adweek's senior writer covering Agencies.