CNX | Conde Nast - New York
Helping create a new model of advertising agency that sits within the walls of Conde Nast.
April 2019 - Present
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 - April 2019
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.
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
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.
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
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
2006 - 2007
Art Center College of Design
Bachelors of Fine Arts
2007 - 2011
University of California Los Angeles
Bachelors of Arts Mass Communication &
2004 - 2006
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
TBWA\Chiat\Day #5 Ad Agency A-List
ThinkLA Interactive Award: Best use of Display Advertising
ADDY Student Award, Bronze
Art Center College of Design - Honors Student Gallery
Jet Blue Carnival Cruise Lines
Barnes and Noble
Truth Campaign Petco New York Life