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STARTED FROM THE BOTTOM

THE CREATIVE CIRCUS | Where weird kids go to become hireable. (Their line, not mine.)
Atlanta, GA | Certificate: Art Direction

COLUMBIA COLLEGE | Grant Park > Millennial Park, Sears Tower > Willis Tower
Chicago, IL | Certificate: Web Site Design

BOSTON UNIVERSITY | Go Terriers! BC sucks! Just kidding. (not kidding)
Boston, MA | Degree: Communication / Advertising

now i'm here

CREATIVE DIRECTOR (APR 17 - present)
The Robot Company | New York, NY

Brand(s): JP Morgan Chase • Beats by DRE • Coke 

 

FREELANCE CREATIVE [ART] DIRECTOR (15 – APR 17)
Self-Employed | New York, NY  

Brand(s): Chase Bank • Quaker Oats • Vraylar • Montefiore Hospitals • Brilinta • Bunavail • AT&T • Verizon • Coca-Cola • Miller-Coors • Michelob Ultra • Chevrolet • State Farm • MINI USA • Burger King • General Mills • McDonalds • Illinois Lottery • Chicago Public Schools

Agencies: VaynerMedia • The CementBloc • Momentum Worldwide • MediaCom • CommonGround-MGS • Sanders\Wingo • Burrell Communications

 

ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DIRECTOR (13 – 15)
CommonGround-MGS Communications | New York, NY

Served as interim Creative Director during the launch of the NYC office and lead teams in conceptual thinking, design, digital and presentation. Also pitched new business and managed important client presentation decks. 

Brand(s): Verizon, Miller-Coors, Illinois Lottery & New Business

 

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR (06 – 13)
Sanders\Wingo Advertising | Austin, TX

Consistently created campaigns that transcended target audiences and expanded the agency's scope of work. Raised standards of excellence and helped gain agency recognition across the market. Major contributor in digital, social, television, experiential, print and new business ventures. 

Brand(s): AT&T, MINI, Burger King, Chevy, State Farm, Alamo Drafthouse & New Business

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER (2012)
TINY GIANT | Miami, FL

Startup venture providing customers with easy-to-use, customizable web site templates for use in the Themeforest/Wordpress gallery. I created the layouts, my partner coded them. 

 

ART DIRECTOR (2006)
Self-Employed | Chicago, IL

Worked on various assignments for both agencies and individuals. Television, print, web design, brand identity, collateral, etc.

Brand(s): McDonald's, General Mills, Various Musicians & Chicago Public Schools

 
Verizon: #3xMVP

Verizon: #3xMVP

AT&T: Busted

AT&T: Busted

Verizon: JOY

Verizon: JOY

Michelob ULTRA: Go the extra mile

Michelob ULTRA: Go the extra mile

AT&T: The Kiss

AT&T: The Kiss

Agency: S\WAP Meet

Agency: S\WAP Meet

AT&T: Opportunity Knocks

AT&T: Opportunity Knocks

AT&T: SWAG

AT&T: SWAG

AT&T: In My Day

AT&T: In My Day

AT&T: Kicks

AT&T: Kicks

Coke: Dare A Song

Coke: Dare A Song

Montefiore: Doing More

Montefiore: Doing More

Agency: Holiday Card

Agency: Holiday Card

AT&T: Slide It

AT&T: Slide It

AT&T: Big Shoes

AT&T: Big Shoes

Vraylar: Turn the Corner

Vraylar: Turn the Corner

Doritos: Man's Best Friend

Doritos: Man's Best Friend

AT&T: 28 Days

AT&T: 28 Days

Various: Print Work

Various: Print Work