Hands-on creative leader with experience across brand design, product, integrated advertising, and film and digital production.

Experience

Squarespace, New York, NY
Director, Brand Creative, 2018–

Overseeing a 20 person creative team responsible for all advertising, brand design and content creation.

Stink Studios, Brooklyn, NY
Executive Creative Director, 2015–2018

Ran all creative for a 45 person studio and played a major role in new business and overall strategy.

B-Reel, New York, NY
Managing Creative Director, 2014–2015

Helped a top digital production company transition into a full service integrated creative studio.

Freelance Filmmaker, 2012–2014

Directed documentaries, commercials and music videos for the world’s largest and smallest clients.

West, San Francisco, CA
Creative Director, 2011–2012

Helped early and late-stage tech start-ups develop their brands, positioning and products.

Wieden+Kennedy, New York, NY
Creative Director, 2009–2011

Made gigantic legacy brands like Delta, Jeep, Nokia and Target provocative and culturally relevant.

Mother, New York, NY
Copywriter, 2007–2009

Worked between the advertising and design teams to create campaigns, products and events.

R/GA, New York
Copy Director, 2007

Part of the first wave of conceptual creatives at R/GA.

Ogilvy & Mather, New York, NY
Copywriter, 2003–2007

Learned the craft on IBM during its advertising heyday.

Filmmaking

Big Noble, Brooklyn, NY
Google ATAP, Mountain View, CA
Google Chrome, Mountain View, CA
Greencard, New York, NY
Jawbone, San Francisco, CA
Le Grand Magistery, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Little, Brown & Company, New York, NY
Planet Mu, London, England
Sidewalk Labs, New York, NY
Washington Post, Washington, DC
et al.

Photography

Google ATAP, Mountain View, CA
Rupa Publications, New Delhi, India
et al.

Screenwriting

Tribeca Film, New York, NY

Journalism

Esquire, New York, NY
Fugue, Los Angeles, CA
et al.

Education

College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
Honors B.A. English & History, Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa

Mansfield College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
Visiting Student

Speaking

IFP Week, 2019
Savannah College of Art & Design, 2018
NEW INC, 2018
Graphika Manila,  2018
SXSW, 2017
OFFF Barcelona, 2017
OFFF Cincinnati, 2015
Glug NYC, 2015
Art Directors Club National Student Portfolio Review, 2011

Teaching

Harbour Space University, Barcelona, Spain, 2018

Boards

VCU Brandcenter, Richmond, VA, 2019–

Selected Publications

99U Magazine, Issue 17. 2018
Hilliard, Robert. Writing for Television, Radio and New Media. Cengage, 2015.
Horberry, Robert. Read Me: Ten Lessons for Writing Great Copy. Laurence King Publishing, 2014.
Five to Nine Magazine, Issue 10. 2008.
Esquire Magazine. 2004–2008

Juries

AICP Next
ANDY Awards
Communication Arts
Tellys

Awards

AICP
Awwwards
Cannes Lions
Clios
Communication Arts
CSS Design Awards
D&AD
D&AD Impact
Effies
Emmys (Nominated)
FWA
I.D. Design Review
IAB MIXX
Luerzer's Archive
Mindsparkle
One Show
One Show Entertainment
Vimeo Staff Pick
Webby Awards