Creative Director

A creative director or design director is the creative head of a design firm, advertising agency or in-house design department. In all of these areas, key responsibilities can include the development of graphic design, advertising, communication and industrial design.

Source: RGD Creative Earners Report 2016

Average Median Salary:

$90,700

Creative Directors Work On:

• Overseeing major campaigns for top-tier clients
• Conception and strategy of campaigns
• Signing off on ad and design work

Past winners of the Applied Arts Awards

  • 2020 Design Awards Vincent Raineri (Vincent Raineri)
    2020
    Design Awards

    Vincent Raineri (Vincent Raineri)
  • 2020 Student Awards Soyoung Koo
    2020
    Student Awards

    Soyoung Koo
  • 2019 Design Awards Jamie Collins (Analog Design)
    2019
    Design Awards

    Jamie Collins (Analog Design)
  • 2019 Design Awards Kelly Flynn (Zulu Alpha Kilo)
    2019
    Design Awards

    Kelly Flynn (Zulu Alpha Kilo)