Keith Roberts

Keith Roberts

President


Zenman

Milestones

Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
Going to Brooks, which taught the level of polish I needed to have a job in creative services.
Working with Bob Carey (now known for the Tutu Project). He taught me what true creativity is.
Working for Vic Huber, a top car photographer. I learned how to land and manage huge projects.
Working for Equifax, who moved me to Denver. My mentor recognized by ability and dedication.
Starting Zenman when the time was right.
Keep following my journey
Education

Education

highschool
High School
undergrad
Bachelor
Photography
Brooks Institute
Career

Career

President

I am always ensuring that my team is working to shine a spotlight on our clients.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Design
Design
Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship
Being Creative
Being Creative

Day to Day

The day is packed with incredibly efficient meetings: meetings focused on creative direction and designers, meetings with clients to faciliatate projects, and meetings with prospective clients to engage them in ongoing relationshps.

Skills & Qualities Beyond School

You need to be creative and innovative, but you also need to have a thick skin and be open to "hearing" your clients.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Always be ready to work your way up. You're not going to come right out of college and be several rungs up the ladder. Get an entry level position at a company you're excited to work for and work your way up, always keeping in mind that relationships matter.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

undergrad
Bachelor
Photography
Hurdles

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"People consistently expressed concern for the entrepreneurial path and the ups and downs that are just inevitable from being your own boss and running your own business. I was warned by people who loved me -- and I totally ignored them."

Challenges I Overcame

Financial