Job Title / Job Description
Creative and Technical Director / Marketing Firm
Responsible for the creative, artistic, and technical aspects of a full-service marketing firm, including graphic design, computer animation and other projects. Train and supervise 7-10 staff.
What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?
Graphic designer * Web designer * Videographer * Photographer * Copy writing * Account Executive * Multimedia Designer * Movie director * Illustrator * TV producer
What new technology will be important?
What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?
Art school (Art major); practice in drawing; continuing self-education; worked in advertising firm before starting own company.
What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?
Art school or a four-year college with an art major. Need to attend a good art program with up-to-date program in graphic design with new technologies. You also need ongoing eduation in new technology and skills.
When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?
Yes and no. I was interested in commercial art all along, but didn‘t know that I would be in this particular field.