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James Kuty

Kuty Kreative

Cuyahoga Falls, OH, USA
I am a thinker, a listener, a strategist, a motivator, a leader, an enthusiast and a person who loves ideas. I believe the purpose of advertising is to make people care about our product more than they do about the competitors. It is that simple.

Work Experience

Kuty Kreative

Owner, Creative Director

January 2001 - Present Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, United States

Spaner Marketing Communications

Creative Director, Vice President

- Concept development, design and production of: advertising material, direct mail packages, corporate identity packages, retail packaging, brochures, posters, signage and website graphics
- Department management and scheduling
- Coordinate with printers, service bureaus, sign and display companies, copywriters, photographers, web programmers and illustrators
- Client presentation and account management
- Oversee all stages of print production

Clients: Clockwork, H-P Products, RTI Metals, Puronics, SageQuest, HVACR Business and Homestead Furniture.
February 2011 Canton, Ohio, United States

Waterfront Management Group

Creative Director

- Concept development, design and production of: advertising material, direct mail packages, corporate identity packages, retail packaging, brochures, posters, signage and web site graphics
- Department management and scheduling
- Coordinate with printers, service bureaus, sign and display companies, copywriters, photographers, web programmers and illustrators
- Client presentation and account management
- Oversee all stages of print production

Clients: Nexagen USA, NexEurope, Nutrigen, AerisCard, NexPay,Derm Advancements, Technolgica Solutions, Leyland Construction and Hook, Line and Drinkers.
February 2005 - February 2011 Akron, Ohio, United States

Kleidon And Associates

Art Director

- Concept development, design and layout
- Design and produce working comps for presentations
- Conceptualize with copywriters and other creative and marketing staff
- Prepare and spec artwork for printer and order printing
- Oversee all stages of typesetting, photo direction and printing

Clients: KitchenCraft, PGA, The Decker Companies, The Cedarwood Companies, CF Bank, Air Excellence and Bennett Construction Management
November 2003 - February 2005 Akron, Ohio, United States

Knox Marketing

Art Director

Clients: Summa Health System, SummaCare, Walsh University, Parker-Hannifin and NEO Red Cross
April 2003 - November 2003 Akron, Ohio, United States

SH Marketing Communications

Art Director

Clients: American Greetings, Parker-Hannifin, Smith Dairy, Babcock & Wilcox and GE
October 1996 - April 2003 Akron, Ohio, United States

Arocom

Production Artist

June 1996 - October 1996 Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Education

University Of Akron

Bachelor of Fine Arts

August 1990 - May 2006 Akron, Ohio, United States

Awards

American Advertising Federation (AAF) - ADDY Awards

Local, Regional & National/Judges Choice & Best of Show