Jon Carlson

Jon Carlson

Associate Creative Director at Quad/Graphics

Milwaukee, United States


Storytelling steeped in branding and creative strategy for b2b and b2c clients. Comfortable across a wide range of projects, including print, interactive, traditional and emerging media, and brand programs. Focused on bringing sound marketing principles to the conceptual process.
Specialties: Consumer packaged goods, active lifestyle, higher education and financial industries; brand and brand experience strategy; creative leadership and copywriting for traditional and emerging media; video concepting and scriptwriting 

Sector Experience

People I worked with

Scott Schwebel
Creative Director
Hanson Dodge Creative
Bob Purman
Moxie Pictures
Pat Buckley
Agency Producer
Hanson Dodge Creative
Sue Karpfinger
Production Company Producer
Moxie Pictures
John Elmendorf
Moxie Pictures


Associate Creative Director

Lukrecija BBDO
Vilnius, Lithuania
April 2010 - Currently here (6 years 6 months)
Assist in recruiting and managing creative talent, help drive new initiatives, provide strategic creative and brand consulting services to clients and prospects, and support sales efforts.

Creative strategy and writing

July 2009 - Currently here (7 years 3 months)
Applying a wealth of brand and creative experience to help companies concept strategies and solutions that address the needs of both internal and external audiences.


Bachelor of Science

University of Wisconsin, Madison
August 1984 - June 1989 (4 years 10 months)
Graduated with a degree in Agricultural Journalism, emphasis in Marketing & Broadcast

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