Scott Mc Kiernan

Scott Mc Kiernan’s dynamic leadership and decades of wide-ranging experience in photojournalism — as an award winning photographer, photo editor, agent, designer and now publisher — have proven to be instrumental in establishing one of the largest editorial photo agencies in the world and the first digital age picture agency.

Mc Kiernan built the first editorial database for pictures in the early hours of the world wide web, while founding ZUMA Press. Today he is the agent to some of the most respected photojournalists and newspapers in the world. Running a staff of 50 with offices around the globe and representing over 3,000 photojournalist, 90 large dailies & picture agencies. ZUMA the great independent. Now the largest picture agency and wire service in the world run by a photographer.

Mc Kiernan remains an active shooter today, living for finding and making that one image that can make a difference.