Do you get a little, well, obsessive about the craft of making things look great?
Do you believe that the best ideas can come from a bunch of great creative thinkers thinking together instead of alone?
Do you agree that concepts should work across every medium?
And, most importantly, do you have the skill to make that happen?
Then you might be the right art director for our doer culture. Send us your link if you know that you have the chops to dig into ALL aspects of art direction.
Must have retail and branding experience, preferably with an agency background.
Five to seven years of experience please.
Founded in 1997, Swirl is an independently-owned advertising and marketing agency based in San Francisco. Our clients range from national and international brands such as Microsoft Stores, Clorox (Hidden Valley Ranch & Soy Vay), eBay, Cost Plus World Market, Playdom, Delta Dental, and California Table Grape Commission to regional favorites, like Torani, Pier 39, The Marine Mammal Center, U.C. Berkeley’s College of Natural Sciences, Common Sense Media and PG&E.
We believe that “doing” sits above “saying,” because when you do something, connections are made. There is a growing level of cynicism surrounding messaging without actions. When a brand truly stands for something, they act upon those values. We believe it is the role of the modern agency to help clients “do” something that matters and then amplify the conversation around that action through the various forms of media, including digital. We work with our clients to find ways to act upon their shared values with their customer base. Connections are the new social currency and we believe that brands will be built upon the connections they make. With the client, we set our goals for these connections and measure our success across multiple variables to ensure that the connections we are making are meaningful and converting to sales and overall awareness.
Swirl - 18 months ago