We are pleased to announce the appointment of one of the most awarded creative talents in the country, Ant Keogh, as our new Chief Creative Officer of Melbourne.
Keogh joins us after departing from his role as Chief Creative Office of Clemenger BBDO Melbourne where he guided Cannes Gold winning campaigns including TAC ‘Meet Graham’, Snickers ‘Hungerithm’ and Bonds ‘Boys’. First turning heads as a copywriter; his most famous work is the ongoing Carlton Draught ‘Made from Beer’ campaign featuring ‘Big Ad’. Voted as the ‘Number One Beer Ad of the Last 15 Years’ by The One Show, it’s also included in the Sydney Powerhouse Museum’s archives under the ‘Top Ten Greatest Australian Ads’.
Keogh’s career has been filled with impressive industry accolades including his past 10 years at Clemenger Melbourne, where the agency took home this year’s Cannes Agency of the Year and D&AD Agency of The Year awards.
Listed in AdWeek’s ‘10 Global Creative Leaders Reinventing the Advertising Industry’, and for seven years in a row ranked as the top Executive Creative Director in Australia by Campaign Brief, Keogh has headed up the BestAds Australian Executive Creative Director Rankings for the past decade, and is also ranked number seventh in the world.
Called upon for his comprehensive advertising expertise, Keogh has served as a Cannes Lions juror on Print, Film and Television award juries and on the Titanium jury, and in 2012 he was a member of the Cannes Chimera group – a selection of Grand-Prix-winning mentors that served for the Bill Gates Foundation in Seattle.