Management Profile, Tim Watrous
Tim Watrous, Owner/General Manager, CHUNK MEDIA, LLC (EST. 2010)
In the ’90’s, Tim Watrous built websites for Intel, namely Intel.com, Shop-Intel.com, Intel PC Camera, Intel Mobile Computing, Intel’s WebOutfitter Service, Intel’s Gatherround, Intel Celeron, and Intel’s Buyer’s Guide.
Next, as Director of Digital Operations for Cramer-Krasselt’s (Phoenix) digital division, Tim assembled the teams and managed digital operations for agency clients like Hyatt, Toyota, Yellow Tail Wine, W.J. Deutsch, Dremel, InSinkErator, R.H. Donnely, Takeda (Roserum), Huggies, G.E. HealthCare, Wausau Insurance, WellCare, ARS, Evinrude, Corona, Karo, Allen Edmond, HBO, Effen Vodka, Westcor/Macerich, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Seminole Casino, Cliff Castle Casino, Univ. of Phoenix, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Sun Health, Peter Piper Pizza, Cold Stone, Shamrock Farms, Gildner HR Outsourcing, AirTran Airways, Career Builder, GSG (Glen, Smith & Glen) Developers, LaQuinta/Baymont, Briggs & Stratton, World Kitchen (Pyrex, Corelle), Key Bank, Cell South, Broan/NuTone, Tenneco/Monroe, DMB (Verrado), Beazer (Talasera), Stevinson Automotive, BRP Ski-Doo/Sea-Doo, Florida Power & Light, Epson, and TV Guide.
Tim’s role was to build Cramer-Krasselt’s Phoenix-based interactive division (C-K Digital). He grew the team from 1 person to 15 full-timers and 5+ freelancers. He led day-to-day operations, digital art directors/designers/developers/project managers, etc.. and provided strategic direction and oversight for all digital projects/production and digital accounts. He positioned his Phoenix digital team as the interactive/digital production hub for C-K’s sister offices (Chicago, Milwaukee, New York, and Orlando).
Next, as VP of Interactive Services for E.B. Lane (Phoenix) (now named LaneTerralever), Tim assembled the teams and managed digital and online media buying operations for agency clients like Arizona Lottery, State Farm, Harkins Theatres, Cable ONE, New York Pizza Department, Champions Biotechnology, Carl Walker Inc., SunCor, Phoenix CVB, Phoenix Convention Center, MDA, Xanterra, Arizona Health-e Connection, Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa, Arizona Bank & Trust, St. Joseph’s Health & Wealth Raffle, Rock Resorts, AZ Superbowl Host Committee., Valley Anesthesiology Consultants, Pantheon Chemicals, and XelvaGen.
Tim’s role was to build E.B. Lane’s interactive division (E.B. Lane Interactive). He hired and managed top talent and established processes, platforms, and protocols for the department and led day-to-day operations. Tim provided excellent strategic direction and oversight for all digital projects/production, staff/freelancers and digital accounts.
Tim’s depth and breadth of client experience across so many industries led to the creation of Chunk Media, LLC (EST. 2010), a versatile marketing and advertising agency that helps companies dream-up, design, and develop everything from branding, identity & logo to finished marketing collateral and new website/digital footprint.
Since 2010, Chunk Media has taken on a wide range of clients and accounts spanning a variety of industries and has also been included in a variety of long-term consulting assignments for advertising/marketing agencies (and their amazing clients) in the Southwestern region.
Below is an overall client list spanning Tim’s 18-year career (so far):
ALLIANCE LABS/SUMMIT PHARMA, AVNET, AVNET AMP, AVNET FLEXIBLE FUSION, AVNET HP, AVNET ORACLE, AXWAY, BRANDI LYONS HORSE TRAINING, DESERT-VOICES, DISCOUNT TIRE, EDI STAFFING, FRANCIS J. SLAVIN LAW FIRM, HSPC.ORG, JDA SOFTWARE, LEGACY OUTDOOR ADVENTURES, MESA ACCIDENT LAW, MYJOBCHART, PRISMA GRAPHIC, READY COLORADO, RED PRAIRIE, SEQUENOM, SYNDICATE PR, ARIZONA BANK & TRUST, ARIZONA DENTAL ASSOCIATION, ARIZONA TRADE EXCHANGE, NAPA AUTO, SCIENCE CARE, STONEHAVEN DENTAL, TOTAL TRANSIT/DISCOUNT CAB, AIRTRAN AIRWAYS, ALLEN EDMOND, ARS, BEAZER HOMES, BOMBARDIER RECREATIONAL PRODUCTS (BRP) SKI-DOO & SEA-DOO, BRIGGS/STRATTON, BROAN/NUTONE, CAREERBUILDER, CELL SOUTH, CLIFF CASTLE CASINO, COLD STONE CREAMERY, COMFORT SYSTEMS, CORONA, DMB INC. (VERRADO), DREMEL, EFFEN VODKA, EPSON, EVINRUDE, FLORIDA POWER& LIGHT, HBO, HUGGIES, HYATT HOTELS, INSINKERATOR, KARO, LAQUINTA/BAYMONT, MGM GRAND HOTEL & CASINO, PACSTAR INSURANCE, PETER PIPER PIZZA, R.H. DONNELLY, SEMINOLE CASINO, SHAMROCK FARMS DAIRY, STEVINSON AUTOMOTIVE, TAKEDA/ROSERUM, TENNECO/MONROE, TV GUIDE, UNIV. OF PHOENIX, VALLEY TOYOTA DEALERS, W.J. DEUTSCH, WAUSAU INSURANCE, WELLCARE, WESTCOR/MACERICH SHOPPING CENTERS, WORLD KITCHEN (PYREX & CORELLE), YELLOW TAIL WINE., GE HEALTHCARE, GILDNER HR OUTSOURCING, KEY BANK, BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD, BANK OF UTAH, CANYONS RESORT, HARMONS, HYDRORAIN, JASON CHAFFETZ, MORMON.ORG/MORMON CHANNEL, ORBIT IRRIGATION, SL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, TAB BANK, TRUTH AGAINST TOBACCO, WASATCH SUPPLY-PIPELINE-BARREL, WFR & UTAHREALESTATE.COM, XLEAR, ZIONS DIRECT, INFOCUS, INTEL CELERON, INTEL GATHERROUND., INTEL MOBILE COMPUTING, INTEL WEBOUTFITTER SERVICE (SEVEN ITERATIONS), INTEL.COM, INTEL-PCCAMERA.COM, INTEL’S ONLINE BUYER’S GUIDE, IOMEGA, SHOP-INTEL.COM, XIRCOM, ARIZONA BILTMORE HOTEL & RESORT, ARIZONA GRAND, ARIZONA LOTTERY, ARIZONA’S HEALTH-E CONNECTION, ARIZONA SUPERBOWL HOST COMMITTEE, CABLE ONE, CARL WALKER INC., CHAMPIONS BIOTECHNOLOGY, FOREVER RESORTS, GREATER PHOENIX CVB, HARKINS THEATRES, MDA, NEW YORK PIZZA DEPARTMENT, PANTHEON CHEMICALS, PERSONALIZED CANCER TREATMENT, PHOENIX CONVENTION CENTER, ROCK RESORTS, ST. JOSEPH’S HEALTH & WEALTH RAFFLE, STATE FARM (GREAT WESTERN ZONE), SUN HEALTH, SUNCOR DEVELOPERS, VALLEY ANESTHESIOLOGY CONSULTANTS, XANTERRA, XELVAGEN, AMAZON, FERTIZONA, GOCMT, HAAS CNC, LECITECH, LIFELOCK, PACIFIC SCIENTIFIC, PS3 PROFILE PRODUCTS, RAINBIRD, RIVERBED, ROYAL SERVICES, ST. JOSEPH THE WORKER, INTERNATIONAL SKIING HISTORY ASSOC., BEEKMAN SCHOOLS, ADP, PPEEC.ORG, SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC, SE-ENABLE, SKILLSOFT, ADOLPHUS, NANTONG RISING, PRESTIGE LABELS, AMOSILQ, AVILAN DIAMONDS, BOBO SALES, BRAHMA GROUP, COMRE (COMMERCE REAL ESTATE SOLUTIONS), DAVINCI VIRTUAL SOLUTIONS, FROGMAN COLLECTION, HAWAIIAN TRADE GROUP, KELLERSTRASS OIL, KEVIN CONNOR, MOUNTAIN MEDICAL, SEVERSON RENTAL, SOFTRIGHT MUNICIPALITY MANAGEMENT, NETAPP.