Dedicated creative with strong strategy and leadership skills, experience with a wide variety of clients, and a robust portfolio of multidisciplinary work.
Associate Creative Director | lookthinkmake | Austin, TX | 2012-Present
• Member of the executive leadership team, alongside founding partners to determine company strategy and objectives.
• Lead a multidisciplinary team that includes strategy, creative concepting, web design, digital marketing, design, and production on multiple client campaigns at once.
• Define and implement business objectives for the creative and digital departments.
• Hold an active role in client relationships through new business, client on-boarding, strategy, creative direction and client presentations.
• Developed and implemented formal employee recognition and rewards program.
• Select clients: One Eleven Congress & Fareground, Texas Executive Education, Barton Springs Conservancy, Pease Park Conservancy, CG&S Design-Build, The Austonian, Nak Armstrong, Bedsider/The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, Sharp Propane, Quake Energy
Creative Director | PMG Austin | Austin, TX | 2012
• Lead advertising, interactive, and branding for local to national clients with a heavy focus on the restaurant and hospitality industries.
• Coordinated with office in Lima, Peru to manage local and international projects, teams of vendors, developers, copywriters, and designers.
• Select clients: Johnny Carino’s Italian, Rudy’s Bar-B-Q, Bontrager Livestrong Cycling Team, The League Kitchen & Tavern, Ozona Bar & Grill, Marina’s Margarita Mix
Designer | Zehnder Communications | New Orleans, LA | 2011
• Brand, advertising, packaging, and collateral design and art direction for local to national clients.
• Worked directly with the CCO and Creative Director on branding projects and new business pitching.
• Select clients: Hyatt Regency New Orleans, Louisiana Seafood Marketing and Promotion Board, Baton Rouge Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, Drake Hotel Chicago, Swerve All Natural Sweetener, Edgen Murray
Louisiana State University | Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude | Major in Advertising + Minor in Business Administration