Anthony Chelvanathan, Edelman

Global | EVP & Executive Creative Director at Edelman, Anthony Chelvanathan has made a name for himself as one of the most prolific creatives in Canada. His work has been recognized in just about every international show including D&AD, Cannes, One Show, LIA, and Clios, including multiple Golds and Grand Prix awards. He has also lent his expertise as a judge at many of the same shows.

In 2009, The Gunn Report ranked Anthony 6th in the world, and his Cannes Gold Lion-winning campaign for James Ready Beer the top out-of-home campaign.

In 2015, his follow-up video to the #LikeAGirl campaign got more than 90 million views from around the globe while his TSN outdoor campaign promoting the Rogers Cup was among the most awarded billboard campaigns in the world.

In 2017, Anthony’s IKEA “parchment paper” execution racked up multiple Golds in Cannes adding to his tally of more than 100 international awards, including a Grand Clio. Even though he’s been ranked number one in Canada by Strategy Magazine on numerous occasions, there are no signs that he intends to slow down anytime soon.