Ghazal, with over with over 18 years of experience in the communications industry already behind him joins Burnett from Wataniya Airways, Kuwait where he was the Marketing Director and responsible for all communications and branding aspects for the airline.
Prior to this Joe was Deputy GM & Head of Creative at Horizon DRAFTFCB, Kuwait, General Manager at Impact/BBDO Kuwait and Senior Art Director and Strategic Planner for I&C DDB, Beirut. Whilst Head of Creative for Impact/BBDO, Kuwait, Joe also won the first ever Gold Lion in the Middle East at the Cannes Lions Festival in 2001 for Gulf Bank.
Said Kamal Dimachkie, Managing Director of the UAE, Kuwait and Lower Gulf, “We are very happy to have Joe and his wealth of experience as we expand our scope for growth in Kuwait. His passion for good creative is infectious and we will be relying on this to help our clients and prospects to develop ideas that understand people, ideas that truly move people and in turn help build brands. Joe will report into Ghada Nasr, the Managing Director of our operation in Kuwait and together they will continue to grow our business on the ground.”
Joe Ghazal, commented, “Leo Burnett is an exciting opportunity, it offers a dynamic creative environment and unique philosophies on building culture and conducting business. Therefore joining Burnett is a positive step and natural fit for me. I am thrilled to help raise the bar at the Kuwait office.”
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