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Résumé

Experience

Freelance – Associate Creative Director/Senior Copywriter – 08/2016 – Present

  • Clients: T-Mobile, Neutrogena, MillerCoors, Enfamil, Town House Crackers, MorningStar Farms
    • Agencies: Walton Isaacson, Lyons Consulting Group, The Marketing Store, Juice Interactive, Edelman/Krispr

Leo Burnett – Associate Creative Director – 09/2015 – 08/2016

  • Clients: Sprint, Samsung, Kraft Natural Cheese, Walmart, Coca-Cola, P&G, Bridgestone, Nexium
    • ProBono: Hadley Institute, Fifth Star Awards, Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Leo Burnett – Senior Copywriter – 09/2014 – 09/2015

  • Clients: Sprint
  • Became a permanent fixture on the Sprint retail team

FreelanceSenior Copywriter – 04/2013 – 09/2014

  • Clients: McDonald’s, Sprint, HP, Altria, Samsung, Intel
    • Agencies: Critical Mass, Walton Isaacson, Leo Burnett, Arc Worldwide, The Marketing Store
    • Responsible for all packaging & digital copy related to McDonald’s MONOPOLY game

Team DetroitCopywriter – 03/2011 – 08/2013 – (freelance – 04/2013 to 08/2013)

  • Clients: Ford, Lincoln, United Way
  • Helped brand and develop Octane Academy, an episodic reality competition show currently heading into its third season on NBC Sports, targeted at action motorsports fanatics

RJ MichaelsCopywriter – 10/2007 – 03/2011

  • Clients: Great Lakes Caring, County National Bank, City of Jackson, Commonwealth Associates, many other small businesses

The State NewsGraphic Artist – 02/2005 – 05/2007

  • Came to the realization that I enjoyed writing more than art direction

Recognize.

Marketing Communications Agency NetworkMANNY Awards

  • 2011 Gold – Consumer Magazine Ad Campaign / Agency Self Promotion
  • 2010 Gold – Event Exhibit / Outdoor Billboard / B2B Brochure
  • 2009 Gold – Local Radio (one spot) / Outdoor Billboard / Printed Newsletter

The State NewsAnnual Awards

  • 2007 – Graphic Artist of the Year

Educate

Michigan State UniversityBachelor of Arts, Advertising – 09/2003 to 05/2007

American University of RomeStudy Abroad – 05/2006 to 07/2006

  • Served as a delegate to the Cannes Lions 53rd International Advertising Festival

American Advertising FederationCopywriter/Creative Director – 09/2003 to 05/2007

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