Managing Director, Circus LA
Lara Burniston is a Brazilian-born, ATL-raised, New-York digitally bred, re-Brazilianized and now Cali-destined global citizen and creative strategic leader with 20 years of diverse communications experience leading global accounts at digital agencies in the U.S. and Brazil. Burniston is a hybrid marketer driven by connecting the dots between strategy, creative, operations and results. At Circus LA, she is responsible for leading talent and product across a passionate, high-performing team and their global brand partners. With experience leading campaigns for Coca-Cola, Kimberly-Clark, Johnson & Johnson, Heineken and Diageo, as well as experience in the financial services, telecommunications, healthcare and entertainment sectors, Burniston believes the most successful results come from close collaboration between agency and partner.