I am a creative problem solver with a passion for branding, UX design, and calligraphy. Aside from the day-to-day concepting & pen tooling, I also love discovering new music, exploring nature, traveling around the globe, unique food, and good wine.
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Creative Director, self
Everywhere | January 2017 - present
Freelance creative director, designer, strategist, and consultant for various companies, small businesses and agencies. Projects include fully integrated campaigns, digital campaigns, social media content, marketing materials, print ads, brand planning/execution, and everything in between.
Art Director & Creative Lead, TopRight
Atlanta, GA | November 2017 - May 2018
Creative Lead and Art Director for small marketing consultant & brand storytelling firm. Tasks include day-to-day management of creative projects, branding (or re-branding) companies from the ground up, and conceptual execution. Leads the look, concept, and strategy for all creative deliverables which run the gamut from user experience design, logo execution, website package, marketing collateral, and beyond.
Lead Art Director, Strategist, & Brand Planner, Noble Brands
Atlanta, GA | March 2016 - February 2017
Art direction lead and strategist for new brand development, advertising, social media content, digital development and creative focus for start-up agency. Worked closely with creative director, CEO, copywriter and digital team to develop new creative content daily. Mentored and guided production designers for multiple home improvement clients.
Art Director, LGA
Charlotte, NC | October 2012 - February 2016
Conceptualized and developed creative solutions through production for numerous clients including BB&T Bank, Carolina Panthers, American Tire Distributors, Belk, Charlotte Area Transit System, North Carolina Tourism, and many others. Expertise included direction of photo shoots, illustration, CGI, video production, and more.
Art Director Intern, mcgarrybowen
Chicago, IL | June - August 2012
Assisted senior creatives with conceptual development of strategies throughout execution for multiple different clients including Sears, Bud Light, Kraft, Walt Disney World and Miracle Whip.