I’m a Chicago-based Creative Director and Graphic Designer specializing in creating compelling, integrated content for dynamic brands. I’ve helped organizations ranging from renown megabrands to small startups realize their vision through advertising, promotion, brand identity, content design, web development, social media and more. I strive to make every business and their brand successful through strategic, imaginative and impactful creative solutions

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Expertise


Highly-experienced, hands-on creative leadership

Strategic thinking, creative development, detailed execution

Cross-functional team leadership

Strong visual design sense, superior attention to quality and detail

Identity and Graphic Design, Website Design and Management, Social Media Content Design, Collateral and Promotional Design, Photography and Retouching, Print and Outdoor Design, 

TV/video/radio development and production

Adobe CC InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator; Squarespace; HTML/CSS; G Suite; MS Office



Experience


Integrated Marketing Consultant | Present 
Creative Direction, Graphic Design, Content Design, Web Development, Photography, Production
Notable Clients:  Arcus Spirits, Tribune Content Agency, Ford Foundation, Chubb Insurance, Gonzalez Byass USA, Jennifer Zordani for Congress, Acres of Hope Adoption Agency, Betty Multisport, Coast Physical Therapy, Gold Coast Neighbors Association

DDB Worldwide, Chicago
Group Creative Director / Creative Director
Notable Clients:  State Farm, McDonald’s, Dell, AT&T, Midas, Anheuser-Busch, Kraft Foods, Unilever, General Mills, USWest/Qwest, Bel Brands, Morton

The Leap Partnership, Chicago
Creative Director
Notable Clients:  USRobotics

J. Walter Thompson, Chicago
Creative Director
Notable Clients:  Nortel, Kraft Foods, Oscar Mayer, Honeywell, McDonnell Douglas, Kellogg’s, Quaker, Northwestern Mutual Life, Brookfield Zoo

Columbia College, Chicago
Bachelor of Arts in Advertising & Design 



Clients


Many of the brands I've had the privilege of working on.



Recognition


Addy Awards, Art Directors Club, Chicago International Film Festival Hugo Awards, Communication Arts, Creativity International, Creativity Magazine, New York Festivals, Chicago Association of Direct Marketing Tempo Award, Webby Awards