Paul Stechschulte

Paul Stechschulte

Chief Creative Officer at Circusfreaks B.V.

Boston, United States

My Latest Work




Circusfreaks B.V.
July 2014 - Present (2 years 11 months)
circusfreaks BV helps clients and agencies with their creative needs. global creative team management, creative development and creative consulting lead our offering. and we don't use initial-caps on our sentences.

some agencies/clients we've had the privilege to help:
W+K AMS, W+K SHA, CPB Boulder, D&G LA, 72&Sunny AMS, GSP SF, BBDO NYC, Captain NYC, Amsterdam Worldwide, Big Bend Brewing Co, Marfa, TX, Storelli NYC, West Texas Distillery

Executive Creative Director

Amsterdam, Netherlands
October 2012 - July 2014 (1 year 9 months)

Worldwide Creative

June 1998 - November 2012 (14 years 5 months)
A freelance collective started before anyone even knew what a freelance collective was. Early day client: Geeksquad (pre Best Buy) - worked closely with Geeksquad founder (and head geek) Robert Stephens to develop the brand.

Clients: BBDO NYC & SF, Twitter, Google, GOOD Corps, 72&Sunny, Victors&Spoils, 11, Pixar, Big Bend Brewing Co., Method Home, Camp&King, Agency215, The Martin Agency, Saatchi & Saatchi, West Studios, and CP+B

Creative Director

Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands
May 2006 - May 2007 (1 year)
Accounts: Electronic Arts, Carlsberg and Nike

Senior Art Director

180 Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Netherlands
September 2005 - May 2006 (8 months)
Accounts: Opel, Adidas and Glenfiddich

Art Director

Crispin Porter + Bogusky
Santa Monica, United States
1999 - August 2005 (6 years 7 months)
Accounts: BMW MINI, American Legacy Foundation (Truth), IKEA, Burger King, Virgin Atlantic, Bell Helmets, Giro, Method Home, Molson Breweries and Wolfsonian Museum.

Art Director

Hammerquist & Halverson / FCB Seattle
1998 - 1999 (1 year)
Worked for Hammerquist when it was acquired by True North Communications, becoming Bozell Seatle, which then turned into FCB Seattle.

Accounts: Diadora, Crystal Mountain, Wizards of the Coast, Boeing,

Art Director

Clarity Coverdale Fury
1997 - 1998 (1 year)
Accounts: Chopin Vodka, St. Thomas University, Johnsonville Brats
Freelance Accounts: Geeksquad, Oxbow

Art Director

Clarity Coverdale Fury Advertising, Inc.
Minneapolis, United States


The Creative Circus
1996 - 1997 (1 year)
Currently a member of the schools National Board of Advisors.

BA, Design

Iowa State University
1988 - 1992 (4 years)
Created my own unique international internship with Leo Burnett Copenhagen during my senior year.

waukesha south

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