1201 NE Ballinger Place

Seattle, WA 98155


T 206.909.5250

rw@rickiowoods.com


www.rickiowoods.com

Profile
15+ years in creating retail and consumer focused lifestyle brand marketing content, research, development and implementation of audio/video/motion graphic projects.
Direction and management of groups involving client representatives, production and creative teams.
Skills include: creative direction and management, film/television industry post-production graphic and web design, oversight and production of editorial and commercial content.
Experienced involvement in projects from concept through implementation.
Experience
PRINCIPLE, RICKIO WOODS | CREATIVE DIRECTION; SEATTLE, WA — 2008-CURRENT
 
executive creative director, channel m; seattle, wa — 2008
Assessed production. Directed motion graphics and editing department staff. Responsible for content, maintaining client accounts, directing creation and editing of proposal reels.

Clients included: Macy’s, Wet Seal, The Walking Company, Journey’s, Journey’s Kids.
Creative producer, retail entertainment design; seattle, wa — 2006-2008
Led creative for company that specializes in motion video content for speciality retail. Responsible for content creation, maintaining client accounts, directing creation and editing of proposal reels.

Clients included: G by GUESS, Tween Brands: Limited Too/Justice, Hot Topic, Pop Kitchen, Nautica, Zebra Club, Börn, Jimmyz.
2008 NASFM Global Shop Design Award re: G by GUESS “Store of the Year” Creative Direction Audio/Motion Graphics.
2008 Chain Store Age Design Award re: G by GUESS “Store of the Year” Creative Direction Audio/Motion Graphics.
Marketing consultant, jon hassell; Los angeles; CA — 2005
Positioned new CD Maarifa Street magic realism 2, for release in online couture fashion and lifestyle design magazines. www.maarifastreet.com

executive creative director, Muzak LLC; seattle, wa - Charlotte NC — 1997-2005
Led creative overseeing a staff of 23. Responsible for all aspects of design process and special projects from concept through implementation, maintaining client accounts also directing creation and editing of proposal reels for the leading provider of in-store audio branding. Key partner in company re-branding that resulted in increased revenues from 80MM to 250MM. Retaining every multiple 8 figure account over 8 years.

Clients included: Aveda, AX Armani Exchange, Adidas, J. Crew, Banana Republic, GAP, GAP KIDS, Baby GAP, Old Navy, DKNY Donna Karan New York, BCBG, Brooks Brothers, Cartier, Crate & Barrel, Lord & Taylor, L’Occitane, Toni & Guy, Barnes & Noble, Façonnable, Quicksilver, Cingular Wireless, Oilily, May Company, Smith & Hawken, Sunglass Hut/Watchstation.
creative Consultant, Anam; seoul, Korea — 1996-1997
Produced musical content and packaging for DVD projects and digital editing sessions.

creative director/Managing Editor, Free Range Media; seattle, wa — 1994-1996
hyperFuzzy was an original website concept for an early web development company. Led the creative to art and programming staff. Developed one of the first “shopping cart” environments and live interactive chat rooms. Guest writers included noted cybeculture theorists: Douglas Rushkoff, Timothy Leary and Howard Reingold.
hyperFuzzy was hailed by Wired magazine as a “Virtual intellectual tsunami, a profoundly exciting new model that is not mere experience, but evolution in action.”www.wired.com/wired/archive/3.11/net_surf.html
Music Post-production, Universal pictures/walter hill productions; Los angeles, CA — 1992
Re: Trespass feature film. Worked with director Walter Hill, and music editor in editing studio and mixing stage. Worked with composer Ry Cooder, in recording studio and mixing stage.

Music post-production, David Lynch/mark frost productions; Los Angeles, CA — 1990-1992
Re: Twin Peaks (22 episodes), On the Air (6 episodes). Worked with director David Lynch and composer Angelo Badalamenti, guest directors, and the music editor in editing studio and mixing stage.

Education
Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA — BFA Program, Fine Arts

Referrals
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