ABOUT.

ULTRA GRAPHICS is an award-winning, multi-discipline design studio, offering creative solutions and innovations in Broadcast, Motion, Logo, Print, Event, Scenic and Presentation Design.

 

For over 25 years, ULTRA GRAPHICS has created compelling and dynamic work for the industry leaders in the Broadcast, Corporate and Political Fields.

JAMES JACKSON/DESIGN DIRECTOR

Emmy Award winning Art Director with 20 plus years experience in National Broadcast Design and Management.

 

Hands-on director of motion design, animation, logo design, storyboard and scenic design, specializing in complete show package design. Expertise in the Design Direction of virtual/online events and broadcasts while working either remotely or on-site.

 

Work closely with all levels throughout the network from the president of the news division, senior level management, executive producers, directors, technical directors and artists.

 

Manage and mentor large staff of art directors, artists and operators as well as coordinate graphic design and animation with digital and print divisions.

 

Expertise in the pressures of daily live, breaking news and special event broadcasts.

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EXPERIENCE.

DESIGN DIRECTOR -  CBS NEWS DIVISION

 

Responsible for the creative look of THE EVENING NEWS, CBS THIS MORNING, 48 HOURS, PERSON TO PERSON, 60 MINUTES as well as all news specials, special events, and breaking news.

 

 

SENIOR ON-AIR ART DIRECTOR - NBC NEWS

 

Responsible for the creative look of The TODAY SHOW as well as all news specials, special events, and breaking news.

 

 

ART DIRECTOR  - ABC GOOD MORNING AMERICA

 

Responsible for the creative look of GMA as well as news specials, special events, and breaking news.

ADDITIONAL PROJECTS.

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NHL - WORLD CUP OF HOCKEY [2016]

DESIGN DIRECTOR

Designed and animated the graphics/animations for the in-arena scoreboards and screens for the NHL's World Cup of Hockey in Toronto.

 

POLITICAL DESIGNS

Samples available upon request.

 

Additional broadcast design projects for MSNBC, Fox, PBS, Bloomberg TV, USA Networks, MTV and TRIO.

 

Design of logos, marketing campaigns, websites, print collateral and corporate videos for many Fortune 500 companies.

AWARDS.

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EMMY AWARD WINNER - ART DIRECTION

 

3 TIME EMMY AWARD NOMINEE

 

2 TIME BDA GOLD AWARD WINNER

 

7 TIME NBC OVATION AWARD WINNER FOR EXCELLENCE

CHRISTIAN BROTHERS ACADEMY HALL OF FAME