Media Creative Services Manager in San Francisco Bay CA Resume Thomas Scott by ThomasScott8


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San Francisco, CA 94112
415.830.1045 •

Creative Services • Print Production • Graphic Design • Project Management

SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER – San Francisco, CA (Sep 2007 – Jun 2012)
Creative Services Manager
Oversee all aspects of advertising production in the fast-paced environment of this free daily
newspaper. Manage a staff of four designers and two production artists who collectively design
and produce hundreds of print ads every month. Maintain system of tracking and checking all
advertising to assure everything is completed by deadline and meets required print specifications.

Also responsible for the production of numerous special sections published every month,
including real estate, auto, travel, health, education and more. Serve as vital link between the
advertising department, the editorial department and the press.

LIVE NATION / BILL GRAHAM PRESENTS – San Francisco, CA (Feb 1996 – Oct 2006)
Art Director
A multi-faceted position responsible for the creative services at the headquarters of San
Francisco’s renowned concert promoter. Manager of a staff of four artists and designers.
Together we supported the marketing and production of over 1000 live music and comedy events
annually. Beyond the San Francisco bay area, markets included Los Angeles, Denver, Seattle
and Portland. Responsibilities include print advertising, street advertising, fine-
art commemorative posters and countless specialty projects

SIERRA DESIGNS -- Emeryville, CA (Mar 1992 – Sep 1995)
Creative Services Manager
Responsible for the design and production of all marketing collateral, including catalogs, sales
materials, packaging, corporate identity, POP and advertising. Managed all projects from initial
concept through printing. Hired and managed freelance designers, photographers, illustrators and

The North Face -- Berkeley, CA (Jun 1989 – Feb 1991)
Researched, wrote and edited material for quarterly newsletter. Designed and produced collateral
materials, including price lists and POP documents. Studio photographer for sales promotion.

Excellent computer skills using InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Excel and Word.
Extremely well organized, efficient and methodical. Highly qualified photographer, writer,
editor and proofreader.

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