Jason Claiborne is an accomplished creative di-rector, producer, award winning graphic designer and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in creating culturally meaningful content across a wide range of brands, products, and services within the entertainment, publishing, and digital media worlds.
He has worked with a variety of clients, from Universal Music Group to Vibe Magazine, to create strategic partnerships that have a lasting impact on pop culture. His career began as an Art Director designing album packaging for GRP Records, the Verve Music Group and Jive Records where he worked with artists such as KRS ONE, Diana Krall, Backstreet Boys, Natalie Cole, and Tupac.
As the Art Director for Vibe and Uptown Mag-azine, he developed, designed and maintained the publications visual language and managed all aspects of content creation. Producing Vibe’s stunning content and cover shoots with such artists as Drake, Erykah Badu, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, 50 Cent and Lil Wayne.
His private ventures include co-founder and former vice president for Integrated Beverage Group, as the chief creative officer, he success-fully built the brands identity and designed the packaging for the companies line of frozen beverage products. In addition, Jason has successfully navigated the independent publishing world with the founding of Augustus Publishing releasing over 20 fiction novels with 4 national best sellers, independently selling over 500,000 books.
Inspired by the world around him and his own unique artistic upbringing and personal experience, Jason is a natural producer and network builder. He has a strong passion for forming personal and professional relation-ships and enjoys bringing people together to make creative dreams come true.
As the founder of Claiborne Creative Solutions, Jason is focused on creating new digital products, interactive experiences, design concepts, and creating compelling campaigns and video content for contemporary brands and artists. As a creative agency, CCS has successfully produced music videos for Billboard Top 100 artists including Swizz Beats, Tyga, Lil Wayne, Bon Jovi, Danny Gokey, Sully Irena, James T.W., and Victoria LaMala, and regularly works with major record labels like Atlantic, BMG, Interscope, Universal, and Republic Records, among others. His talent and unique expertise cover the entire creative process from strategy development and visual design to research and user experience. With a keen focus on the storytelling and visual experience, Jason breathes life into the creation process by bringing a talented team together and orchestrating a memorable production experience.