1991 to 1997
Greater Los Angeles Area
VP Creative Development / Partner
San Francisco Bay Area
Senor Director Creative Development
January 2018 to February 2020
Macy's West - Starpoint Studio
Managing Director and Member of The Executive Board of Marketing Directors
June 2005 to June 2009
San Francisco, CA
Vertis Inc, LTC Group, Studio SIx12
National Director Creative Studio Operations, Managing Director SF studio
June 1997 to June 2009
San Francisco, CA, Bay Area
VP Creative Operations
June 2009 to January 2017
San Francisco Bay Area
What company does Vladimir Simovich work for?
Vladimir Simovich works for Various
What is Vladimir Simovich's role at Various?
Vladimir Simovich is Photographer
What industry does Vladimir Simovich work in?
Vladimir Simovich works in the Retail industry.
Photographer @ Various Concept development, graphic design, photography, print coordination From 1991 to 1997 (6 years) Greater Los Angeles AreaVP Creative Development / Partner @ Scansite3D Collaborate in research of 3D scanning technology's integration to marketing creative environments. Assisted in promoting this exciting technology to nation's leading retailers. Creative Direction for all projects and artists. Researched new workflows and adjusted for particular needs, clients, technology used... San Francisco Bay AreaSenor Director Creative Development @ HFT – Hired to improve and modernize marketing creativeoperations. Established in house photography and videodepartments. Developed digital creative team which tripleddigital output and production. Automated email and NationalMedia production through the use of STEP PIM system.Restuctured Creative Services to improve and promotecreativity within the department.– Within 6 months of employment my role evolved to leadMarketing Creative Services producing all content for print,digital, AV and social media, including print and paper buying. From January 2018 to February 2020 (2 years 2 months) Los AngelesManaging Director and Member of The Executive Board of Marketing Directors @ Macy's West - Starpoint Studio – Following Macy’s buyout of the studio I created, in chargeof transition from being its vendor, to an in - house operatedstudio. In addition to work produced for Macy’s, continuedstrong relationships with other clients producing over $ 2mill. a year in additional revenue; Managed studio producingfashion and still photography and post production. Creativedirection and creative team mentoring and leadership. Asa member of the Executive Directors board participated increating marketing From June 2005 to June 2009 (4 years 1 month) San Francisco, CANational Director Creative Studio Operations, Managing Director SF studio @ Vertis Inc, LTC Group, Studio SIx12 – Managed 21 photo and 7 high end imaging anddesign studios coast to coast. Creative Direction and strategyfor all San Francisco Studio projects.– Created and opened a state of the art 43,000 sq. ft. photostudio in San Francisco, with primary client Macy’s West.– Developed and mentored teams with over a 100 full time,freelance creative and production artists. Created marketingand branding strategy for studio resulting in $ 10mill. per year. From June 1997 to June 2009 (12 years 1 month) San Francisco, CA, Bay AreaVP Creative Operations @ Restoration Hardware – Hired to establish in-house creative operation for print anddigital . Responsible for leadership, innovation, budgets andstaffed over 150 creative and production positions and talents.Responsible for photography and post production creativedirection.– Spearheaded and developed internal workflows, thatmanage all aspects of business that has dramatically changedhow the $ 4 billion company operates, connecting crossfunctional teams and departments.– Created 3 million dollar savings in establishing proceduresand tight color matching, as a result of fully automatedpost, color and production workflow. Redesigned completeIT infrastructure in order to support creative and productdevelopment departments. Managed relationship with thelargest printing plant world wide. From June 2009 to January 2017 (7 years 8 months) San Francisco Bay Area
Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
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