Scott Citron is the award-winning creative director of Scott Citron Design. Based in New York City, Scott specializes in designing books, magazines, advertising, and corporate identity systems. His clients include Adobe Systems, American Jewish University, ModernHEALTH, Macmillan USA, and Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers.


Scott is an Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, InDesign, InCopy, and Muse. His training clients include Weiden + Kennedy, Simon & Schuster, Bloomberg Media, Meredith Publishing, Random House, Condé Nast, Martha Stewart Omnimedia, Toy R Us, the United Nations, Google, Yahoo!, Guggenheim Museum, and many others. Scott has also taught graphic design at Fashion Institute of Technology, Parsons School of Design, The New School, NYU, and The Cooper Union.


The head of the New York InDesign Users’ Group, Scott has also written extensively on graphic design.

A frequent contributor to InDesign Magazine, Scott is the author of Professional Design Techniques with Adobe Creative Suite 3 (Adobe Press), and the co-author of Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Premium How-Tos: 100 Essential Techniques (Adobe Press), and Learn Adobe Photoshop CS5 by Video: Core Training in Visual Communication (Peachpit Press/video2brain).

Clients include:


Adelphi University

Advance Magazine Group

Adventure Cyclist magazine

AIGA Mentors Program

Allied Domecq

American Payroll Association

Americana Manhasset

Art + Auction magazine

Art Directors Club

Asia Society


Bauer Publishing, Inc.

BBDO Worldwide

Bernard Chaus, Inc.

BIG magazine

Bloomberg Media

BMG Music


Boxed Books

Bozell Jacobs Advertising

Catapult Marketing

Chip Kidd

Chronicle of Higher Education

Cline Davis & Mann

Color Graphic Press

CoMa Design


Connecticut Magazine


CUNY Center for Urban Research

DDB Worldwide

Della Femina Rothschild Jeary Partners

Deutsch New York


Dover Publishing

Doyle Partners


Earthbound LLC

E. Meadow Public Library

Eastern Consolidated

Eating Well magazine

EMR Systems

Enthusiast Media




Farrar Strauss Giroux


Foote Cone Belding

Future US, Inc.

Gardener’s Supply Co.

Gillespie Advertising


Graphis Magazine

Green Team Advertising

Gruner + Jahr

Habitat magazine

Hachette Book Group USA

HarperCollins Publishing

Hart Howerton Architects

Hasbro Inc.

Hearst Magazines

Hemmings Motor News

High Design

Hsu + Associates

Image Works

Ina Saltz Design

Innovation Printing


Irwin Slater

J. Walter Thompson

Jane Rose Reporting

JCPenney Company

Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Jewish Week

JP Morgan Bank

Julien J. Studley, Inc.

Karlssonwilker Design

Kate Spade

Kelliher Samets Volk

Kids Headquarters

Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners

Lehman College (CUNY)

Lippincott Mercer

Los Angeles Times

M. Robert Goldman & Co.


Marino Design

Martha Stewart Living

Mary Jane Fahey Studio


Maxim Color Technologies

McCann NYC

McGraw-Hill Education

McMahon Group



Meetings & Conventions

Meredith Corporation

Merkley + Partners


Moody’s Investors Service

Morgan Stanley

Natural Resources Defense Council

New England Journal of Medicine

New Jersey Monthly

New York & Company

New York Times

New-York Historical Society


Nu Skin

Ogilvy & Mather

Oppenheimer Funds

Osprey Media Group

Patuxent Publishing

Penton Media

Picador Books

Practising Law Institute

Publicis NY

Publishing International

Quebecor World Premedia

Random House

Rodale, Inc.

RT Book Reviews

Ryan Partnership

Saatchi + Saatchi

Sagmeister Inc.

Saveur magazine


Serino Coyne

Sheridan Press

Sherman’s Travel

Shostak Studios

Siegel & Gale

Simon & Schuster

Society of Publication Designers

Soubriet Byrne & Associates

Southampton Press

Spiegel Brands

St. Martin’s Press

Starwood Hotels & Resorts

Sterling Brands

Sterling Publishing

Sudler & Hennessey

Target Corporation

The Guggenheim Museum

The Jewish Daily Forward

The Mazer Corporation

The Office of Paul Sahre

The Princeton Review

The Readers Digest

The United Nations

The Valentine Group

The Village Voice

The Weekly Standard

Time Warner Book Group

TIME, Inc.

Torre Lazur McCann

Tower Laboratories

Toys ‘R’ Us

TracyLocke Partners

Travel Age West magazine

Travel Weekly magazine

Two Twelve Associates

United Fed. of Teachers

Vertigo Design

Victorinox Swiss Army

VSA Partners New York


Warner Music Group

Wenner Media

Westchester Jewish Chronicle

Wieden + Kennedy

William Taylor Design

Wingspan Arts



Ziff-Davis Media