OwlTail

Cover image of Leeann Leahy

Leeann Leahy

6 Podcast Episodes

Latest 4 Apr 2021 | Updated Daily

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

Episode artwork

There’s no mistaking Leeann Leahy

Ad Age Ad Lib

Portland Maine’s Via agency CEO talks about the moral renaissance, directing a commercial with Jim Perdue via iPhone, her Catholic school education and the disco ball in her home.

38mins

11 Jun 2020

Episode artwork

Episode 98 - Episode 98: Amazing agencies are built with heart & smarts, with Leeann Leahy

The Reset Podcast

Today's episode is with  Leeann Leahy, who's CEO of the VIA Agency. She has had a remarkable career in advertising and she talks about how she made her own way, knew the right time to jump to a new challenge and what it's like to run a top tier agency from Maine. We also talk about being a leader times of crisis & tragedy and be supportive .  She also definitely wins for youngest 1st job, as she was the Ivory snow baby at 6 months old. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-reset-podcast/support

40mins

30 Apr 2020

Similar People

Episode artwork

Mind Of A Mentor #95 - Leeann Leahy (CEO of The VIA Agency)

Mind Of A Mentor

Leeann Leahy is CEO of The VIA Agency, a full-service advertising agency with national clients including Lowe’s, L.L.Bean, Unilever (Klondike), Arm & Hammer, Perdue, and Golden Corral. Leeann joined VIA as President in 2012 and took over as CEO in 2015, bringing more than 20 years of experience in planning, agency management, and integrated marketing.As her leadership continues to facilitate growth at The VIA Agency, Leeann has bolstered their company’s contributions to pro bono projects with organizations like the Maine Recovery Fund, the Indigo Arts Alliance and the Preble Street Homeless Resource Center. Leeann serves on the Board of Directors of the United Way of Greater Portland, Maine and sits on the Board of Trustees for the Portland Museum of Art.Prior to VIA, Leeann served as President of Translation, an NYC-based ad agency. Before that, she spent 9 years at Lowe Worldwide, moving from Global Planning Director to Chief Strategy Officer.Under Leeann’s leadership, The VIA Agency has been recognized as a Top 10 Place to Work by Ad Age, a Best Workplace by Inc., and an Ad Age Small Agency of the Year. In 2013, Leeann was named one of Ad Age’s Women to Watch.-------------------------------------------Mind of a Mentor is produced by Ossa, a women’s podcast network on a mission to increase the visibility, influence and earning power of women in the podcast industry.Are you a woman in podcasting? Apply to join Ossa and get free access to podcast monetization opportunities with our in-house ad booking service. We also offer our members a community of women in podcasting, promotional opportunities, exclusive offers, and resources for podcast growth and development. To apply or for more information, visit joinossa.com.Is your business interested in podcast advertising opportunities? On Ossa’s proprietary ad booking platform, you can find podcasts that fit your criteria and budget in just a few clicks. Ossa is uniquely positioned to help you reach the world’s most powerful consumers: women. Visit joinossa.com to get started.For lots of great podcasting content, head to ossacollective.com.You can find more information on the guest featured in this episode and on every episode of Mind of a Mentor on ossacollective.com.Mind of a Mentor is hosted by Marla Isackson, Founder & CEO of Ossa. Connect with Marla on LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/2zq3W59Questions? Email support@ossacollective.com.Follow Ossa on Social Media:Facebook: @ossacollectivenetwork / https://bit.ly/2NEf9roInstagram: @ossacollective / https://bit.ly/30HozpETwitter: @ossacollective / https://bit.ly/34bradNLinkedIn: @ossa-collective / https://bit.ly/2ZGBACNEnjoying Mind of a Mentor? Please rate & review our show! https://apple.co/2Knky3w

49mins

1 Apr 2020

Episode artwork

Ep 012: BONUS! Big Marketing Ideas with The Via Agency CEO, Leeann Leahy

Top of Mind

Leeann Leahy, CEO of The Via Agency shares a couple big marketing ideas that they have pulled off for clients in 2019. Via is AdAge's 2019 Small Agency of the Year and Leeann is an ad industry veteran, serving in the C-suite at companies like Lowe Worldwide and Saatchi & Saatchi. Top of Mind is […] The post Ep 012: BONUS! Big Marketing Ideas with The Via Agency CEO, Leeann Leahy appeared first on Influicity - Influencers, Podcasts, and Emerging Platforms.

4mins

6 Dec 2019

Most Popular

Episode artwork

Ep 012: BONUS! Big Marketing Ideas with The Via Agency CEO, Leeann Leahy

Top of Mind

Leeann Leahy, CEO of The Via Agency shares a couple big marketing ideas that they have pulled off for clients in 2019. Via is AdAge's 2019 Small Agency of the Year and Leeann is an ad industry veteran, serving in the C-suite at companies like Lowe Worldwide and Saatchi & Saatchi. Top of Mind is […] The post Ep 012: BONUS! Big Marketing Ideas with The Via Agency CEO, Leeann Leahy appeared first on Influicity - Influencers, Podcasts, and Emerging Platforms.

4mins

6 Dec 2019

Episode artwork

Like a Boss - One on One Live with Leeann Leahy of the Via Agency

Like a Boss from the Portland Press Herald

Portland Press Herald CEO and Publisher, Lisa DeSisto, chats with Leeann Leahy, CEO of the VIA Agency. Leahy grew up as an account planner at big and small agencies in NYC working on clients like Coca-Cola, JPMorgan Chase, NFL, Godiva, and Johnson & Johnson, to name a few. Three years ago she moved to Portland, Maine to join The VIA Agency as President. During her tenure, she has helped the agency raise its profile and win a slew of new business, and as creator of VIA’s “Go. Do.” series, she’s led VIA to be named in the top 10 Best Places to Work in advertising. Just ask Advertising Age. Get more information about the "Like a Boss" Podcast and events at likeaboss.pressherald.com

1hr 5mins

15 Dec 2016