Jim Nelson

Jim Nelson

Chief Creative Officer at Carmichael Lynch

Minneapolis, United States

My Latest Work



Jim is a graduate of St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud, MN, with a degree in Journalism and Marketing. Before joining Carmichael Lynch, Jim worked at several small, creatively-driven Minneapolis shops where he honed his creative talents.
A 18-year veteran of Carmichael Lynch, Jim has made a name for himself in the industry developing award-winning work for such clients as Harley-Davidson, Porsche, Rapala, Chris-Craft, First Alert, Tractor Supply Company, Gibson and Northwest Airlines.
Jim has collected several hundred pounds of hardware along the way, including Gold Cannes Lions, countless Stephen E. Kelly finalists and is seen regularly in the One Show books and CA Annual. His passionate approach to problem solving makes him a favorite of clients.

People I worked with

Randy Hughes
Exec Creative Director
Carmichael Lynch
Sean Broughton
Creative Director
Smoke & Mirrors
Jason Smith
Pocket Hercules
Sheldon Clay
Group Creative Director
Carmichael Lynch
Chris Wimpey
Carmichael Lynch


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