Freelance Creative Director//Writer. August, 2016 to present. Clients: Apple, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Venables Bell & Partners, R/GA, 215 McCann, TBWA\Chiat\Day, Publicis, Grey, Sprint, Abbott + more.
Deutsch, Los Angeles, California. Creative Director, SVP. October, 2015 to August, 2016. Clients: Sprint.
Apple Marcom, Sunnyvale, California. Freelance Creative Director//Writer. May, 2014 to September, 2015. Music, iPad Air 2, iPhone 6, apple.com/environment.
Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Boulder, Colorado. May, 2013 to May, 2014. Creative Director. Clients: Netflix, Microsoft, Xbox, Turkish Airlines.
Media Arts Lab. Freelance Creative Director//Writer. February 2013 to May, 2013. Clients: Apple Brand, iPhone, iPad.
180la, Santa Monica, California. May, 2011 to October, 2012. Creative Director. Clients: Boost Mobile, Sony, Robert Mondavi, Right Guard, P&G, Mitsubishi, adidas and new business efforts.
Carmichael Lynch, Minneapolis, Minnesota. January, 2010 to May, 2011. Group Creative Director. Clients: Subaru, Harley Davidson, Rubbermaid, First Energy and new business efforts.
Freelance Creative Director//Writer, New York, NY. May, 2006 to January, 2010. Wieden +Kennedy (Heineken, Target, Nike). 180 Amsterdam (Sony). Goodby Silverstein & Partners (HP). Modernista! (Virgin, Cadillac, Comedy Central). Saatchi & Saatchi NY (Wendy’s). Taxi NY (Versus Network, Tru TV, Rail Europe, MoMA, Open Skies Airline, Children’s Motrin). BBDO NY (Monster.com, New Balance, E- Trade, Johnson & Johnson, Best Buy, Dodge). MRM NY (Captain Morgan) Toy (New Business).Team Detroit (Ford).
TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York, NY. Group Creative Director. March, 2005 to May, 2006. Clients: Sprint/Nextel, Embassy Suites Hotels, American Century Investments, Stonyfield Yogurt, Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation.
Publicis & Hal Riney, San Francisco, California. Associate Creative Director/Vice President. February, 2004 to February, 2005. Clients: Sprint, HP, Jamba Juice, and all new business efforts.
Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, San Francisco, California. Senior Writer. June, 2002 to February, 2004. Clients: Hewlett-Packard, Saturn, AT&T, Oakland Athletics, Specialized.
Miami Ad School, San Francisco, California. Instructor. February 2002 to March 2003. Beginning and advanced advertising/ concept classes.
Leagas Delaney, San Francisco, California. Senior Writer. April, 1999 to February, 2001. Clients: Adidas, Cnet, KQED Public Television, 2Bridge, Replay T.V. and new business pitches.
Wieden+Kennedy, Portland, Oregon. Writer. October, 1996 to June, 1998. Clients: Nike, Coca-Cola, Barq’s Root Beer, ESPN.
Hunt Adkins, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Writer. March, 1994 to October, 1996. Clients: Rohöl Liqueur, Rev 105 Radio, Cape Cod Potato Chips, Domtar Paper, Dublin Productions, Reelworks Animation Studios, North Memorial Clinics, Pig’s Eye Beer.
Fallon, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Writer. October, 1993 to March, 1994. Clients: Northwest Airlines, Coca-Cola, Children’s Defense Fund.
BA, Journalism. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. September, 1992.
Wall Street Journal Best Campaign of the Year 2016.
Webby Award. 2011 Automotive Category.
One Show Interactive. 2011. Finalist.
One Show. 1992-1997. 2000-2001. 2004. Gold, Silver, Bronze and Merit awards.
Cannes. 2003 Bronze Lion award.
D&Ad. 2000. Writing Excellence award.
Art Directors Club of New York. 1994, 1996, 2000, 2003, 2006 Gold, Silver and Merit awards. Judge for 85th Annual Awards.
The Andy Awards. 2003.
The Rosey Awards (Portland). 1998-2000. Rosey and Merit awards.
The (Minneapolis) Show. 1996 Best of Show. 1994-1997, 2011. Gold, Silver, Bronze and Merit awards.
Communication Arts. 1995. 2000. 2003.
Clio Awards. 1996. 2000. Silver and Merit awards.
Archive Magazine. 1994, 1995, 1996.
American Advertising Awards. 1996. Addy, Merit and Best of Show.
The 100 Show. 1995.