As a seasoned Creative Director with over 30 years of experience I am charged with determining the best ways to visually represent a customers identity and brand.
My strengths are, but not limited to, brand identity, editorial design, and event/product marketing collateral. I posses a combination of conceptual strength and technical proficiency. I have established myself as a self-starter and team leader that actively helps and refines all processes necessary to achieve and maintain goals.
I remain very hands on; I prefer to lead by example. I am very capable in all elements of marketing from traditional advertising to television and emerging technologies.
I am currently the owner, and the ounder o Bravada Communications Inc. As a seasoned Creative Director with over 30 years o experience, I am charged with determining the best ways to visually represent a customers identity and brand. It’s very much a people-oriented job, involving development o high-level concepts or design projects. It also involves working with internal and external clients, pitching designs, and understanding client needs and costs. At times, it requires the development o visual designs, and at other times, as the Creative Director I am responsible or recruiting and managing third party suppliers as well as internal design resources. My strengths are, but not limited to, brand identity, editorial design, and institutional marketing campaigns. I posses a combination o conceptual strength and technical profciency. I have established mysel as a sel-starter and team leader that actively helps and refnes all processes necessary to achieve and maintain goals. Unlike many creative directors, I remain very hands on; I preer to lead by example and instruction. I am very capable in all elements o marketing rom traditional advertising to television and emerging technologies. I was raised with a strong blue collar work ethic. There simply is no replacement or hard work and doing your research. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Bravada Consumer Communications - Owner/President /Creative Director • Lead team on all creative projects. This includes editorial design, and related marketing campaigns, collateral, and custom media • Develop concepts and style guides or clients. • Manage multiple projects rom concept through completion • Develop creative programs and design concepts that meet the business objectives o clients and that advance their brand strategy • Establish creative direction or entire lines o services and programs • Select and commission all illustrators, photographers, writers, and other vendors • Manage schedule and budget all projects • Collaborate with web design and development team to maintain brand consistency on all websites and marketing campaigns. • Established strong relationships with publishers, editors, sales reps, and printing companies, which allowed me to gain their trust when issues need to be resolved. • Work with the various team members, and the client to generate multiple concepts or a campaign • Provide quality control over concepts, production and external resources PERSONAL RESUME 1998 - PRESENT JEFF W. FUNSTON
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