As Executive Vice President and Partner of MJA Advertising, Scott Cooper is a core contributor to the firm’s long-term creative strategy and oversees all sales activity in both the advertising and sponsorship divisions. Since joining MJA in 1998, Scott has been an integral contributor to the firm’s growth and expansion, particularly in acquiring high-profile clientele. He is solely responsible for landing such landmark clients as the Shrine Auditorium, Smirnoff Ice, California Speedway, PBL, Penske Automotive Group, Adelphia Cable, and AT&T. Scott Cooper serves as the primary client liaison as his expertise is in building strong client relationships. Most notably, Scott has devised the advertising, marketing, and public relation strategies for Morongo Casino Resort & Spa, Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino, California Speedway and Smirnoff Ice, handling the complexities of their individual advertising campaigns. A few of Scott’s strengths are writing radio jingles, supervising commercial productions, and producing and marketing well-known entertainment acts and events.
Prior to joining MJA, Scott Cooper served as Senior Account Executive at the affiliated radio stations KCAL-FM and KOLA-FM, where his responsibilities included the acquisition and management of advertising clientele. Scott earned the distinction of ‘Top Billing Representative’ for four out of the five years of his tenure; and, was acknowledged as being one of the first to bring radio advertising to Stateline Casino Group. It was during this time that Scott became known as a specialist in the gaming category and handled multiple Native American and Vegas Casinos throughout his career. Prior to KCAL and KOLA, Scott owned and operated a graphics and publishing business in Palm Desert, where he developed his design skills, which serves him well in his creative responsibilities at MJA.
Since his teenage years, Scott Cooper has lived in Southern California. Through modest beginnings in the Inland Empire, Scott built, developed and maintains strong business partnerships. Today, Scott’s well-known reputation of professionalism and integrity precedes him throughout Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego. Having played and written music since his childhood, Scott draws upon his extensive musical and entertainment background for commercial production, for which he has won multiple Telly, Davey and W3 Awards.