Ad campaign created by Ronnie Lebow to be included in the upcoming Creativity Awards Annual.

Dec. 11, 2006 – Ronnie Lebow has been recognized and awarded for an advertising campaign created for International Poker Tours of Toronto. The 3 ads will be featured in the Creativity 36 Annual, a 400 page book which will be published and distributed internationally through HarperCollins later this year.

First held in 1970, the Creativity Annual Awards has developed into one of the most respected design competitions woldwide. This year it received nearly 3,000 entries from around the globe: 38 states and 29 different countries.

Ronnie Lebow is a freelance creative director in Toronto, Canada. Ronnie graduated from the Ontario College of Art in 1992 and worked for almost a decade as an Art Director and Copywriter at some of Canada’s largest advertising agencies, creating everything from logos to television commercials for the most prestigious of clients.

In 2001, he went freelance, taking on a wide range of clientele that were looking for large-agency experience without the red tape that is generally associated with an advertising agency or design studio. Since venturing out on his own, Ronnie has won a slew of international awards in both advertising and design, and has also received recognition for his photography and illustration work. Ronnie has been interviewed and named one of Canada’s leading creatives on a global industry website, and was the subject in an episode of “Career Moves”, a nationwide television special about advertising and design. He is also an accomplished writer, having written several articles which have been published worldwide on industry websites, and his work has been included in a University’s curriculum.

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