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Scott McKiernan

Zuma Press
CEO & Founder

Scott is an award winning photographer who, as a web pioneer in ‘92, and technologist of first order, launched the net's first database for editorial pictures: ZUMA Wire. His dynamic leadership of the ZUMA Press family of companies, as well as decades of wide-ranging experience in photojournalism, have proven to be instrumental in establishing one of the largest editorial photo agencies in the world and the first digital age picture agency. Today Zuma is the agent to some of the world's most respected photojournalists, magazines, newspapers, agencies and wire services and always evolving.
Scott's staff members have won numerous major awards for picture editing and photography, including Pictures of The Year (POYi), Best of Photojournalism (NPPA’s BOP), World Press Awards as well as a few Pulitzers. Scott also lectures at colleges, teaching photojournalism and multimedia workshops worldwide.