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Grant Reinero has over 17 years experience leading strategic marketing initiatives for a wide variety of global brands. Whether it is a digital advertising campaign, branded video, or a limited addition print project, Grant creates compelling audience experiences by effectively leading teams and leveraging the technical skills he has gained over the years.


Skills

Creative Direction • Brand Development • Illustration • Cinematography • Graphic Design

Project Management • Copy Writing • Video Post Production • Planning • Budgeting • Photography


History

Creative Director | Cinematographer | Editor  Independent  2016 - Present
Responsible for producing compelling video content and designs for a wide variety of Consumer and B2B brands. Engaging with clients to craft stories, develop and manage budgets, create and maintain production workflows, direct cast and manage crews. Effectively light, shoot, and edit footage using the latest industry standard technologies. Clients: Intuit, Symantec, Signature Analytics, Blue Elan Records, Cardiff Mainstreet Association, and Marcus & Millichap.

Creative Director | Cinematographer | Editor  Business.com Media, Inc. 2012 - 2016 (4 years)
Responsible for leading the development and evolution of the Business.com brand. Built an in house studio for the production of video content for highly targeted digital marketing campaigns as well as social media platforms. Hired and lead a team of talented artists and designers. Clients: IBM, Microsoft and Salesforce.

Creative Director | Cinematographer | Editor  Geary LSF 2006 - 2012 (6 years)
Responsible for the design direction and output of the agency's Creative Department. Successfully mentored and managed a large team of designers, developers, and contract vendors to create a broad range of videos and user experiences. Collaborated with a variety of in house teams as well as outside contractors to create successful experiences. Clients: BumbleBee Foods, WD-40, AIG, and Oracle.

Art Director | Cinematographer | Editor  Bulldog Drummond 2004 - 2006 (2 years)
Responsible for the origination and execution of creative concepts, using a wide variety of disciplines including graphic design and video production to develop rewarding award-winning campaigns. Authored scripts, illustrated storyboards, purchased studio gear, scheduled shoots, casted talent and managed crews. Clients: Virgin Megastore, Conoco Phillips, and Cargill Dow

Designer  Obey Giant Art, Inc. 2001 - 2004 (3 years)
Responsible for the creation of original designs, as well as marketing of consumer goods, professional services, and entertainment properties. Worked directly with founder Shepard Fairey to design and execute iconic advertising campaigns and collectible art that helped launch what was a sticker campaign into a mainstream design empire.


Awards

Addy Awards • AAF’s San Diego Creative Awards • Webby Awards


Tools

•Premiere  •Photoshop  •Illustrator   •Final Cut Pro  •After Effects  •Pro Tools  •Logic  •Davinci Resolve