Carolyn Seng
 

creative director

carolyn seng

 
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Experience

san francisco business times, creative director

May 2018 - Present

  • Create strong designs for covers, centerpiece stories, special publications and reporter pages on a weekly deadline
  • Manage editorial and advertorial production designers, photographers and freelancers
  • Art direct photoshoots for special publications and cover stories
  • Create branding for special publications used on editorial, advertorial and event marketing materials
  • Oversee photo staff’s calendar and produce photos on-call

    san francisco business times, Interim creative director

    September 2017 - May 2018

    • Created strong designs for covers, centerpiece stories, special publications and reporter pages on a weekly deadline
    • Managed editorial and advertorial production designers, photographers and freelancers
    • Art directed photoshoots for special publications and cover stories
    • Created branding for special publications used on editorial, advertorial and event marketing materials
    • Oversee photo staff’s calendar and produce photos on-call

    embrace event productions, project manager

    July 2015 - Present

    • Manage team leaders and advise upon concepts, production and schedules across social media platforms
    • Oversee all photography services in addition to leading the photo team during all on-location shoots

    the script at foothill college, design director

    Sept. 2017, Jan. 2018, April 2018

    • Design and manage production of student-run quarterly newspaper

    San francisco business times, graphic designer - advertising

    April 2017 - August 2017

    • Created compelling advertisements and graphic elements for print, web and events
    • Assisted account executives with graphic elements to build rapport with current and potential clients
    • Managed freelance reporters and photographers for advertorial supplements
    • Designed advertorial supplements for high-level sponsors

    San francisco chronicle, graphic designer - editorial

    August 2015 - April 2017

    • Designed layouts for daily news sections with a focus on the weekly Travel feature section
    • Reproduced content for social media representing the SF Chronicle Design team
    • Assisted in design of daily graphics, charts and GIFs
     


    Education

    san jose state university

    B.S. JOURNALISM, PHOTOJOURNALISM
    Graduated December 2013

    Awards

    california news publishers association
    national press photographers association
    california college media association

    Contact

    Email: hi@carolynseng.com
    Phone: 408 513 4672
    Address: san francisco, ca