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 Photo/Illustration Awards WANT Les Essentiels
    2020
    Photo/Illustration Awards

    WANT Les Essentiels
  • 2019 Design Awards Sarah Davidson (Cossette)
    2019
    Design Awards

    Sarah Davidson (Cossette)
  • 2019 Design Awards Katherine Duerdoth (Rethink)
    2019
    Design Awards

    Katherine Duerdoth (Rethink)
  • 2019 Student Awards Seyon Kim
    2019
    Student Awards

    Seyon Kim