"Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.” - Pablo Picasso “You can go right or left, but you can’t very well do both at once.” - Bruce Brown (on Surfing)
Directed advertising, media/sponsorships, entertainment, digital/web, PR, direct/email marketing team and agency partners in creating and producing strategically directed marketing communications, with a $40MM+ budget and staff of between 9-15 people.
Directed advertising, media/sponsorships and agency partners in creating strategically directed advertising and digital communications programs targeting Young Adult, Women, African American and Hispanic consumers, with a $10MM+ budget and staff of two people.
Director of multiple account/client management teams responsible for marketing and advertising programs including communications strategy, program development, implementation and results, with a budget of $30-50MM and a staff of up to 15 people on Shell, ADT, Cox, Harman-Kardon and Oil-Dri accounts.
Regional Director/Americas, leading agency network of 20 people in 10 countries in strategic planning, budget deployment and messaging through advertising, PR, retail, interactive and promotional communications with a budget of $35MM and staff of two on ExxonMobil account.
Responsible for leading integrated marketing efforts, including strategic planning and managing creative assignments from development through execution, for national brand advertising of the Pontiac Grand Prix, Pontiac Racing and Pontiac GTO on the General Motors business.
Responsible for assisting in strategic planning, managing and implementing creative assignments for national brand and business-to-business advertising on Yard-Man by MTD, American Greetings accounts.
Responsible for managing creative assignments for national and regional retail advertising on Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company business.
A: As a leader, continuing to learn and helping those around you to grow, makes for a stronger team. Shaping and developing others is one of the most fulfilling things I've had the opportunity to do in my career, so I imagine I'd seek a role where I could teach.