Speaker Series, Portfolio Review & Networking Reception
March 27, 2013
The first episode of AdTLC features a conversation with Canada’s top creative team: Leo Burnett’s Steve Persico – a Seneca alum - and Anthony Chelcanathan.
Together in 2012 Steve and Anthony were awarded four times at Cannes, 23 times at the One Show and nine times at the Andy’s. Their accounts include James Ready Beer, IKEA, Procter and Gamble, Raising the Roof, and Kellogg’s.
Anthony Chelvanathan, Group Creative Director and Art Director, Leo Burnett Toronto
Anthony has won countless national and international honours in his ten-year career. In 2009, The Gunn Report ranked his work for James Ready beer the top out-of-home campaign in Canada. A year later, Anthony’s work helped land Leo Burnett Toronto on the 2010 Cannes Report Top 10 in North America list. Strategy Magazine has also ranked him the number one art director in Canada three times in five years.
Steve Persico, Group Creative Director and Writer, Leo Burnett Toronto
Steve graduated from Seneca’s Creative Advertising Program in 2005 and has been with Leo Burnett for seven years. In that time he’s won virtually every national and global award, including being recognized by Strategy Magazine as Canada’s premier copywriter on three separate occasions.
April 29, 2013
Join Seneca’s school of Media & Marketing for AdTLC, a day devoted to connecting students with professionals in the Toronto advertising industry.