Festival of Creative Operations 2023

Co-located with the Photo Studio Operations Forum, Creative Production Day and the Design Operations Symposium


Michael Francello

Creative Technology Expert

Michael Francello is the former Director of Innovation at Shutterstock, a leading global content and creative platform. An emerging technologies enthusiast, he spends his time advising and speaking about how AI-powered tools and applications can help creators and brands navigate an uncertain future and ultimately create with confidence. Michael (or “Francello,” as most people call him) resides in Brooklyn, NY, with his wife, Rebecca, and their cat, Torche.


An Online Event

What others say

HS Creative Ops events provided both work and life skills ideas I could implement immediately and also allowed me to connect with peers and vendors. I can't put a value on how much this was appreciated and useful!

Ann M Frank

HS Creative Ops events are educational and FUN! The generosity of time and expertise of the vendors and presenters is invaluable in helping us grow our business!

Claire Donnison
Only1AndyWright Photography & Design

A wonderful virtual opportunity to engage and connect with like-minded peers on a variety of topics relevant to the ever-changing landscape of Creative Ops. I really enjoyed this event and look forward to more in the future!

Molly Gallagher