Experience

 

 

Anomaly - New York
Created, lead and executed multiple film, digital, OOH and social campaigns for Carnival Cruise Lines, including the launch of their new brand line "Choose Fun".

Managed teams, presentations and key client relationships.

Helped successfully pitch and win the Petco account.

Other clients include: New York Life, Beautyrest, Reeses.
Associate Creative Director
November 2017 - Present

School of Visual Art - New York
I co-teach the Advanced Advertising course at the School of Visual Arts. This experience has given me the unique opportunity to shape raw talent into workplace-ready junior creatives. Instructor September 2018 - Present

72andSunny - Los Angeles
Developed multiple award winning 360 campaigns for Truth that launched at the Grammy’s and the MTV Movie Awards, winning a Clio, Digiday award and a gold and silver Effie.

Managed and mentored a team of junior creatives.

Part of the team that pitched and won the eBay global account for 72andSunny’s LA office.

Helped create, implement and launch a new brand positioning and redesign for eBay.
Senior Art Director
August 2015 - October 2017

Co: Collective - New York
Developed, 360 campaigns for YouTube, featuring influencers Grace Helbig and Sci Show.

Member of a team tasked with reconceptualizing, through social media and other new technologies, how people experience iconic brands such as MoMA, Macy’s, Schweppes and CVS.
Content Creator
August 2014 - August 2015

Mullen - Boston + Los Angeles
Apart of a hand selected team chosen to launch the Mullen LA office and rebrand it's flagship client Acura. Worked on TV campaigns for all models including their newest model line the 2015 TLX.

Worked on digital, television and print campaigns for Jet Blue, U.S. Cellular, Adidas, Honest Tea, American Greetings, Google, Acura, Barnes and Noble and Square Trade
Art Director
August 2012 - August 2014

 

TBWA \ Chiat \ Day - Los Angeles
Worked on global campaigns for blue chip clients like: Visa Olympics, Diet Pepsi, Activision, Bare Escentuals, Temptations and Pur

Created a digital page takeover for Call of Duty Black Ops that won a ThinkLA Award

Created and launched a Diet Pepsi campaign starring Sofia Vergara and David Beckham.

Member of the team that created Visa’s first social Olympic campaign for the 2012 London games - creating a global digital hub with interactive fan elements, an Opening Ceremony launch film, athlete story films, and a global print and OOH campaign.
Jr. Art Director - Art Director
2011 - 2012

TBWA \ Chiat \ Day - Los Angeles
Where I cut my creative teeth. Bleeding out ideas for a in exchange for college credit and late night meals. Sold an epic global banner campaign for Guitar Hero 6 and worked on various Activision titles including: DJ Hero 2, Spyro and Call of Duty.
Creative Intern
2010

SOMA Magazine - Los Angeles
Wrote Op Ed pieces, article and interviews on everything from the culinary arts to interior design, from fashion to celebrity culture. Attended photoshoots, helped run events and got lots of free swag
Writer
2009 - 2010

David&Goliath - Los Angeles
Educated the agency on non traditional forms of advertising, paying attention to guerrilla and interactive campaigns. Held agency wide lectures on the importance of Myspace
Ideation Intern
2006 - 2007


EDUCATION

 

Art Center College of Design
Bachelors of Fine Arts
Advertising
2007 - 2011

 

University of California Los Angeles
Bachelors of Arts Mass Communication &
Political Science
2004 - 2006


CHECK IT

 

Gold & Silver Effie
2017: Truth CATmageddon

Bronze Clio, Health  
2016: Truth Squadless

Digiday Award, Best Live Moment   
2016: Truth Catmageddon

Mullen #2 Ad Age's Agency A-List
2014

TBWA\Chiat\Day #5 Ad Agency A-List
2011

ThinkLA Interactive Award: Best use of Display Advertising
2011

ADDY Student Award, Bronze
2009

Art Center College of Design - Honors Student Gallery
2008-2011


CLIENT LIST

Activision
Bare Minerals
YouTube
Diet Pepsi
Adidas
Acura
Honest Tea
Jet Blue Carnival Cruise Lines
MoMA
Google eBay                                                                               

U.S. Cellular
Visa
Temptations
Pur
FDA
American Greetings
Square Trade
Barnes and Noble
PSFK.com
Truth Campaign Petco New York Life