I believe this is a business about people. Inspiring creative idealists to develop insightful, intelligent communications that center ideas around the end consumer and the way they live their life.
Having led in the creation of innovative ideas for leading brands, I have produced successful, award winning cross-channel campaigns for virtually every product category in every form of media — digital, interactive, social, experiential, direct, print and broadcast.
For the relationship between a brand and a consumer always comes down to a value proposition of— “What do you offer me". And in today’s media landscape the best way for a brand to convey that, and build that relationship, is through creating a dialogue instead of a speech.
Feel free to contact me at:email@example.com to start our very own dialogue. My resume can be downloaded byclicking here.
DOWN AND DIRTY PIXELS: Creative Director of Visual Content and Design, Founder: August 2016 - Present Down and Dirty Pixels, is a small, nimble production team that develops and executes engaging, entertaining content for digital and social media. We produce uncompromising content to help brands closely connect with their audiences and grow. Accounts/Projects: GNC, Cotton Inc., Panoply Media, Roger Smith Hotel NY, Panarea Couture Swimwear, and Immerse Expeditions.
INTEGRATED DIGITAL CREATIVE DIRECTOR / ART DIRECTOR: March 2014 - Present Hands-on creative lead responsible for the ideation and graphic development of Digital media, CRM, Social media, Experiential, Broadcast, Collateral, Fashion editorial and Direct response. Supervision of creative teams, developers and production staff. Creative direction of Content, Branding, Photography, Broadcast,Video, Illustration and Design. Freelance: Vayner Media,TBWA/Chiat. Creative Director Affiliate: Darling Agency.
ROSETTA; Director / Creative Director: January 2013 - March 2014 Creative lead responsible for the development of integrated marketing communications. Accounts: Auxilium Xiaflex, Forest Tudorza and Daliresp, and Purdue OxyContin.
HAVAS; Art Supervisor, Freelance: January 2010 - January 2013 Developed integrated campaigns. Accounts: Charles Schwab, Claritin, Merck, and GlaxoSmithKline.
L.F. O’CONNELL ASSOCIATES; Creative Director: January 2007 - January 2010 Creative lead responsible for the supervision of the creative staff, and development of all Broadcast, Print, Collateral, Outdoor, Direct Response, CRM, Digital media, Social media and Experiential campaigns. Accounts: NYU Poly, St. John’s University, Brookhaven Hospital, Sheehan Financial.
OGILVY, Senior Partner, Associate Creative Director: August 1996 - January 2007 Accounts: American Express, OPEN from American Express, Kraft Foods, Cotton, Ford Motor Company, AT&T Wireless, Jaguar, Kodak, SAP software and Merck.
ANGOTTI, THOMAS HEDGE; Senior Art Director: March 1988- August 1996 Accounts: Saab Cars A.B., Austin Nichols & Co.-Wild Turkey Bourbon, R.P.R.- Maalox, Barrons, Fosters Beer, Orangina, Fuji Film, Sun Oil Company, Toddler University Shoes and Dow Jones Information Services.
LORD, GELLER, FEDERICO, EINSTEIN; Art Director: June 1986 - January 1988 Accounts: IBM, The Wall Street Journal, Steinway, NBC and Fuji film.
Education: School of Visual Arts, Advertising, Photography, New Media The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Visual Communications International Center for Photography Art Students League of New York New York Academy of Art
Awards: Gold Lion Cannes, Bronze Lion Cannes Gold and Bronze Clio Awards Gold Regional and National ADDY Awards. Regional Best of Show Andy Award Bronze Adweek’s Best Spots of the Year MPA Kelly Award Finalist One Show Bronze Medal. Numerous Merit Awards ADC Numerous Merit Awards D&AD Merit Award Communication Arts Lurzer’s TV Archive