initially joined as a freelance copywriter to help launch the first "droid" phone. after we were awarded the entire $500 million verizon account, i came on board as gcd to oversee subsequent droid launches as well as to begin and run the verizon sports + branded entertainment group.
group creative director
'05 - '07
responsible for domestic efforts of british airways, working directly for/with Sir John Hagerty on the launch of of the club class. also in charge of eds' brand b2b relaunch as well as several unilever health and wellness brands. lead and won new business pitch for sobe beverages.
along with cd/ad partner, we oversaw efforts for the ECD's on various projects for intel. worked closely with the ECD's on direction and organization of workloads and teams.
associate creative director
'01 - '03
again, originally joined to freelance on the mercedes-benz business as well as SBC telecom. eventually joined fulltime to continue working on those brands as well as creating the campaign that won the maybach account.
'00 - '01
worked on several brands including sbc/pacbell, budweiser, hewlett-packard and discovery card. created award winning work for pacbell as well as hp. the dot.com slide of '01 introduced me to the world of freelance that opened up opportunities and learning.
'97 - '00
the gig of a lifetime. came on board to work on the wildly popular "enjoy the ride" campaign for nissan. created award winning work for that campaign as well as for kinko's (which the work also won the business). other brands also included infiniti, playstation and apple.
'95 - '97i
was fortunate enough to work for the quintessential small nyc agency, ammirati&puris, before it merged into a worldwide network. created work for burger king, stanley tools, labatt beer amongst other project pieces.
FREELANCE 2013 -present
PEREIRA & ODELL/NYC
goodby silverstein & partners
Scholz + Friends/stockholm
the one show
promax sports media marketing awards
international automotive advertising awards
the national academy of television arts and sciences / emmmys