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‘98 – ‘06  (Before Freelance)

EDUCATION/EXP: SUNYIT (B.B.A. Marketing), Carmichael Lynch (Asst. A.E.), Brainco (CW Degree), Fallon (Jr. CW), Hunt Adkins (CW), Colle+McVoy (Sr. CW)

‘06 – Now  (After Freelance)

CLIENTS: 200+ including:

AD AGENCIES: 180LA, Anthropologie (in-house), Apple (in-house), Attik (SF), Ayzenberg (LA), Barkley, BBDO (West/Energy/NY), BooneOakley, Brooklyn Brothers (NY), Campbell-Ewald (LA), Campbell Mithun, Dollar Shave Club (in-house), Doner, Eleven (SF), g-NET (LA), Goodby, Silverstein & Partners (SF), JWT/Team Detroit, make: studio, Mullen (LA), Noise (NY), Ogilvy (NY), PayPal.com (Worldwide Creative), Pocket HerculesPUSH, Sally Hogshead's Fascinate, Inc.STRUCK, Tait Subler, The Blueberry Palace, Venables Bell & Partners (SF), Wong Doody (LA)

DESIGN STUDIOS: Barkley Blacktop, Beardwood (NY), Braley Design (NY), Carmichael Lynch Thorburn, Character (SF), Collins: (NY), Cue, Design Army, The Department of the 4th Dimension (LA), Device, Duffy & Partners, Emotive Brand (SF), ferroconcrete (LA), 50000Feet (CHI), Graham Clifford Design (NY), Hatch Design (SF), JDK (NY), KNOCK, Landor, Methodologie, Mires + Ball, Mucca (NY), Opolis, Office (SF), Refinery (LA), VSA Partners (CHI/NY)Werner Design WerksWINK, YYES 

INTERACTIVE SHOPS: Active Ingredients (SF), Archrival, AKQA (SF), B-REEL (LA), EVB (SF), R/GA (SF), SevnthSin

BRANDS: AdFed, Bahamas, BMW, Citibank, Dyson, Minnesota Twins, Northern Tool + Equipment, Nuveen, Red Wing Shoes, Starbucks, Sun Country, United

BRANDS: 300+ including:

Acura, Android L (Google), Audi, Batman: Arkham KnightBenefit CosmeticsBMW, Boudin, Bud Light (pitch), Cadillac (pitch win), CB2, Cinemax, Confederate Motorcycles, Deer Valley Resort, Dollywood (pitch), Donald J Pliner, Earth Justice, eBay, ESPNZone, Espolon Tequila (pitch), Ford (Brand, Escape), G.E., Google, Harley-Davidson, Harrah's, Harvard Business School Publishing, Homefront 2: The Revolution, Hornitos, HP, Intel, Jägermeister, Junior Johnson's Midnight Moonshine, KRAVE Jerky, K-Swiss, KT Tape, Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes/The Phantom Pain, Merrell, Microsoft (Windows 8 launch), MinuteMaid, Mortal Kombat XNew Balance, NIKE (Lunar, N7, Running, Tennis, Women), Oakley, Odwalla, , P&G (Beauty, Pantene, Clairol Nice 'N Easy) Pepsi, PIMCO, PinkberryPink Taco Restaurant, Pioneer Beef JerkyPunk Rock Pizza, Razer NABU, ReebokRestaurant Miami, Riedel Wine Glasses, Rise of The Tomb Raider, Samsung MusicSmartwool, Sprint, Street Fighter V, SyFy, Target (Beauty, Home, Style), TaylorMade Golf, Telluride Summer Tourism, Toyota (Scion, Tundra), Tide SwashTurbo Tax (pitch), Ugly Stik, Vail Resorts, Vintage Porsche Spyders, Versus Network, WFTDA (Women's Flat Track Derby Association/The Angel City Derby Girls)Wrangler, Yahoo!, Zaya RumZynga

AWARDS: Student ECHO (Gold), CMYK, PRINT RDA, Mpls Show, AIGA MN

AWARDS/HONORS: 100+ including:

ADVERTISING: CannesD&ADLurzer's Archive MagazineMinneapolis Shows (incl. Best in Show), National ADDYsOne ShowsSF ADDY (Gold), New Mexico ADDYs (incl. CP+B Judge’s Choice), Orlando ADDY (Gold), Rockie (writing citation), Mobius Awards (Judge), ADDYs (Judge), One Show College (Instructor), CMYK (Judge / Instructor / Columnist), one.a magazine (Article)

DESIGN: AIGA 365 Effectiveness (Denver Art Museum Permanent Archives), AIGA: Justified (Semi-Finalist), AIGA Minnesota (incl. People’s & Judge’s Choice), Applied Arts Design AnnualCommunication Arts' Typography Annual, HOW InternationalHOW Promo Annuals (incl. Judge’s Choice), One Show Designs, PRINT Regional Design Annuals (incl. Judge’s Choice), Type Director’s Club

INTERACTIVE: AwwwardsCommunication Arts' Interactive Annual,  Davey Awards (incl. Best in Show - Mobile), FWAsFWA MOTD (Mobile of the Day)Webbys (Nomination, Honoree)