Allison+Partners today announced Corey Scott has been appointed SVP,
Head of Design. He's responsible for conceptualizing and producing
custom design solutions for the agency's new business initiatives, its
clients and the Allison+Partners brand. A veteran art director, Scott
has more than 15 years of experience and a portfolio that spans web,
interactive and mobile to print, presentation, event design and
photography. Scott has worked for clients in more than 10 countries, in
virtually every sector and on behalf of some of the world's most notable
brands including Apple, Twitter, Charles Schwab, Qualcomm, Levi's,
Skype, Starbucks and Visa.
"The PR industry's evolving to a point where the narrative's becoming
visual in nature and the strategic approach is telling a story that
elicits both an emotional and rational response," said Lisa Rosenberg,
chief creative officer at Allison+Partners. "Corey's breadth and depth
of expertise positions us at the leading edge of this evolution."
"My objective is to deliver design solutions driven by strategy, insight
and psychology," said Corey Scott. "Allison+Partners understands the
power of visual storytelling to set brands apart and create meaningful
Scott joins Allison+Partners from Edelman where he served as regional
art director and design lead for six offices across the western region.
Prior to that, he was a lecturer in Media and Cultural Studies at the
University of Otago in New Zealand, a senior art director at RK Studio
and senior designer and art director at The Gap.
In addition to his career as a designer, Scott publishes on a range of
topics and exhibits as a fine artist. Scott has a PhD in Media Theory
from the University of Otago and a BA in Visual & Cultural Studies from
Pratt Institute of Art.
Allison+Partners is a global communications firm driven by a
collaborative approach to innovation and creativity. The firm's
organized around seven practices: Consumer Marketing, Corporate, Global
China Practice, Health + Wellness, Public Affairs, Social Impact, and
Technology + Digital Media and has offices in San Francisco, New York,
London, Beijing, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Atlanta,
Chicago, Phoenix, San Diego, Seattle and Dallas. The company has deep
affiliations with quality firms worldwide through MDC
Partners (NASDAQ: MDCA, Toronto Stock Exchange: MDZ.A). Visit us at: www.allisonpr.com.
Amanda Field, 646-428-0637