-  Zachary Dunton  - Analytical & Creative

  • Three self-published photography books.
  • Member of Sigma Beta Delta International Honor Society. Dean's List at Nazareth College.
  • Certified in Google Ads (Search, Display, Video), Google Analytics, and Microsoft Advertising.
  • AFA in Photography; BS in Marketing; Ordination and Credential of Ministry.
  • Limited-edition achievement recognizing early members of Workfolio.
  • Three promotions within two years to the current position.

who's that?

Oh, hey! Welcome.
Analytical & Creative | Marketer & Artist
Experience in creative visual media, traditional marketing, and digital advertising has rounded my career to cover my passions. I have designed, strategized, and written to help small businesses progress. I am one of the most senior members of a team with $1.7 Million in client value, personally holding a book of 100+ clients and over $400k in value.

Timeline

  1. -
    Senior Google Ads Coordinator, NEXT! Digital Ad Agency

    Management of Google Ads campaigns for a book of 125+ clients. Overseeing an Associate to guide hands-on optimization while meeting and reporting with clients.

  2. -
    Photographer, Dunton Photography

    Specializing in fine art, event, and real estate photography with experience in videography. Fully versed in Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Pro. Printing, matting, and framing.

  3. Photographers' Journey 2021

    One photograph displayed as part of a juried show at Image City Photography Gallery for Rochester area photographers.

  4. -
    Google Ads Coordinator, NEXT! Ad Agency

    Creation and management of Google Ads campaigns for small businesses across the nation - Search, Display, YouTube, and Discovery. Optimization through keyword research and ad copywriting. Reporting on success with clients quarterly.

  5. -
    Digital Content Creator, Destination FLX

    Management of digital, email, and social marketing, social network accounts with 20,000+ monthly impressions, and online content for site upkeep. Creative executions in writing, design, photography, and videography.

  6. -
    BS Marketing, Nazareth College of Rochester

    Completion of the Marketing program including consumer behavior, digital marketing, management, marketing communications, and media studies.

  7. EMCC Alumni Show

    Alumni show for the program at the Eastern Monroe Career Center where my photography education and career started.

  8. Corn Hill Arts Festival

    Exhibited at the national Corn Hill Arts Festival in the Emerging Artists section.

  9. WDEL Radio Interview

    Radio Interview for the DCAD annual student show.

  10. DCAD Graduate Show

    Photograph displayed in Toni & Stuart B. Young gallery for graduating students' art show.

  11. -
    AFA Photography , Delaware College of Art and Design

    Two-year program completed in Photography with courses in fine arts including creative writing, digital video, photography (film and digital), and 2- and 3D design.

  12. Delaware History Museum Show

    Photographs displayed at the museum in a juried show of DCAD student's work.

I'm Proud

Digital Media Team Member of the Month April 2022

I've Worked

  • CGI Digital
    Senior Google ads coordinator
  • Russ' Roost on Honeoye Lake
    marketing consultant
  • DestinationFLX
    Marketing Manager & Content creator
  • Dunton Photography
    Photographer & Owner

i've learned

  • Nazareth College of Rochester
    May 2018, Bachelor of Science in Marketing
  • Delaware College of Art and Design
    May 2015, Associate of arts in photography

i'm pretty passionate

  • Art Education
  • Animal Welfare
  • Client Success
  • Small Business

i'll apply know-how

  • Digital Advertising
  • Direct, Social, Mail Marketing
  • Photography and Design
  • Creative Software

by the numbers

  • 2
    Public news interivews
  • 3
    published books
  • 9
    gallery show pieces

What I can do

  • digital photography
    18
  • Social Networks
    18
  • digital ads
    17
  • adobe creative suite
    17
  • marketing strategy
    16
  • Content Creation
    15
  • graphic design
    15

Questions & Answers

What is your five-year plan?
I'd love to grow in my position with the inclusion of creatives and increasingly popular ad platforms. I've gotten married and am in the competitive home search!
What was your favorite project to work on?
Eastern State Penitentiary and Syracuse Nationals are two of my favorite shoot locations. Helping a client drive traffic to launch their new business was rewarding on the Ads side of work.
What was your quarantine like?
Living out the COVID-19 quarantine at home was quite interesting; a lot of streaming of binge-worthy shows. I was part of our 30% workforce in April and helped clients navigate advertising in a pandemic.

Images

  • Wide Angle Aqueduct
    Wide Angle Aqueduct
  • Stonybrook Falls
    Stonybrook Falls

Files

find me around

Rochester and Honeoye, NY

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