Lindsey Byrnes

Location Los Angeles


Photographer Director
6 Projects

Work History

Principal / Creative Director / Photographer / Business Development
Lindsey Byrnes Photography
2007 - Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
Commercial photographer / creative director working across multiple media types, in-studio & in the field, from editorial cover shoots & events to worldwide advertising campaigns & original content. Oversees all business development, sales and marketing needs as well as conceptualization, direction, and production of creative. Client base includes Harpers Bazaar, Rolling Stone, Marie Claire, Nylon, Kerrang!, The FADER, Hollywood Reporter. Thrasher, Juxtapoz. Oxygen Network, Refinery29, Scott Free Productions, Los York, Hard Rock, Chanel, Ray-Ban, Converse, Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group, BMG, & a wide assortment of A-list celebrities & musicians. Portfolio:
Photographer / Brand Communications Director
2012 - 2015
Greater Los Angeles Area
Shot/produced a wide range of photo campaigns, created marketing campaigns and communication strategies, coordinated initiatives with top talent/influencers.
Photography Director
2011 - 2015
Greater Los Angeles Area
Oversaw all physical and digital publication photography initiatives for one of the most prestigious art magazines in the world.
Photo Editor
Vans, a VF Company
2008 - 2009
Greater Los Angeles Area
Photo Editor for "Vans: Off The Wall, Stories Of Sole" book of photos and essays on skate, surf and snow culture.
Marketing Director / Business Development
Goldenvoice / Coachella
2006 - 2007
Greater Los Angeles Area
Worked with Goldenvoice’s executive team to design and execute the national marketing plan for Coachella 2007. Additionally oversaw sponsorship management and business development; label, radio, artist and press relations; marketing and promotions for Goldenvoice club shows; street team promotions; coordinated national promotions for Stagecoach Festival 2007.
Marketing Director / Business Development
High Speed Productions, Inc.
2000 - 2006
San Francisco Bay Area
Marketing Director and Business Development for Thrasher, Slap, and Juxtapoz magazines and websites, developing and executing marketing campaigns, budgets, promotions, marketing materials, and partnerships across all media types and editorial calendars. Cultivated improvements in advertising sales and business development. Conducted strategic research for existing publications and competitive analysis. Created custom online programs for advertising enhancement and traffic growth. Oversaw all public relations initiatives and led communication of events, news, and promotions to clients, consumers and industry. Created and maintained an extensive press and industry database as well as solicited and developed strategic alliances within entertainment, arts, and action sports industries. Fostered new relationships and sustain current client relationships while working to conceive of and execute custom promotions akin to each client’s marketing needs. Oversaw added value and merchandising programs for both in-book and online titles. Produced and oversaw all marketing events and promotions, including trade shows, sporting events, and parties upwards of 2,500 attendees. Directed and produced special projects (DVD’s, CD’s) & all music licensing activities.
Advertising Sales Director
1997 - 2000
San Francisco Bay Area
Sold and managed national and international accounts for leading art publication. Prospected and sold new business, doubling new advertiser revenue in first year. Maintained client relations, including presentations to clients and agencies nationwide. Produced marketing materials as needed (presentations, sales materials, etc).


Northern Arizona University
Torrey Pines High School