Projects and pitches at KBS+, Droga5, Arnold, Translation, Digitas, etc.
Produced work for Stolichnaya vodka (print and web content) and ING Direct (Pinterest contest). Contributed to new business wins (Fair Oaks Farms) and generated concepts for Match.com and Coors Light. Oversaw vetting of intern candidates. Most importantly, started informal in-house miniature handball league.
Created breakthrough work for national brands including the NFL, Dairy Queen and Purolator oil filters. Contributed significantly to the rapid turnaround and success of Grey's New York office under the leadership of Tor Myhren.
Honed the craft of art direction with clients such as Febreze, Pringles and Frontier Airlines. Graduated from Grey Masters, an exclusive internal training program. Founded the Grey Gives team, an internal organization tasked to organize, create and inspire employees to give back to the community.
Jr. Art Director
Supported mid-level and senior creatives while cracking assignments for brands like Crown Royal, Frontier Airlines and Pringles. Created, sold and produced first commercial within months of hire. Won second, then first place in the 2005 and 2006 Battle of the Ad Bands competition.
BS Communications - Advertising
Graduated from the exclusive and highly honored TX Creative program. Served as Secretary on the board of Kappa Kappa Psi, the National Honorary Band Service Fraternity. Selected as a section leader (trumpet) for the University of Texas Longhorn Band.