Kirk Nelson


Creative Director

As the Creative Director for JANSON’s Branding efforts, Kirk is responsible for the print and multi-media design of client program materials as well as overseeing the visual storytelling for our clients. Kirk’s deep experience in visual design equips him to bring a unique perspective to JANSON’s efforts to create visually distinctive solutions that set our clients apart from their competitors.

Kirk brings over 20 years of design experience ranging from animation to print design to 3D rendering. Kirk holds a bachelor’s degree from George Mason University, is a recognized Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) and has over 400 published works in internationally respected trade publications. He currently oversees efforts to provide high quality creative direction and development of visual products while ensuring that the deliverables are compliant yet innovative. Kirk is instrumental for developing creative solutions that elevate JANSON’s reputation for precision design and creative thinking.

Before joining the JANSON team, Kirk spent 15+ years as a defense contractor providing visual solutions to clients such as USMC SYSCOM, USAF, JFCOM, and the US ARMY.