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 Bryan Pizarro (Zulu Alpha Kilo)
    2020
    Design Awards

    Bryan Pizarro (Zulu Alpha Kilo)
  • 2019 Advertising Awards Ian Mackenzie (FCB/SIX)
    2019
    Advertising Awards

    Ian Mackenzie (FCB/SIX)
  • 2020 Photo/Illustration Awards Bruhmuller photographe
    2020
    Photo/Illustration Awards

    Bruhmuller photographe
  • 2020 Photo/Illustration Awards Ficca+Luciano Inc.
    2020
    Photo/Illustration Awards

    Ficca+Luciano Inc.