Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design Major – School of Visual Arts - Graduated 2004
Dean’s list 2004.
Ocean Township High School - Graduated 2000
Freelance Work – NY & NJ – Art Director
Clients include: The Wall Street Journal, Sesame Workshop, Ogilvy Commonhealth, Market Maker Inc., Active International, Cymbalta, Zyprexa, Sleepy’s mattress, GAF inc.
IPC Systems – Jersey City NJ – Design and Social Media Consultant 2015
Advised on multi-platform social media strategy. Designed marketing materials, client/customer presentations, and infographics for an industry leading financial services provider.
Ziff Davis Inc (PCMag.com) – NYC – Lead Marketing Designer 2013-2014
Developed custom sites and ad experiences for publisher initiatives as well as client brands including: Google, HP, Microsoft, Best Buy, Sprint, Dodge, and many others
Aspen Marketing – Morristown NJ – Art Director 2010-2013
Responsible for conception and implementation of digital/interactive, game, and print content for AT&T, Kraft, Toyota, JVC, Hertz, Tourism Ireland, Goldtoe, Dial/Borax, and several others.
Lanmark Group – Eatontown NJ – Graphic designer 2006-2008
Worked solo, and in small groups at a full service advertising agency on all print and digital media produced for national and international campaigns. Clients include: Johnson and Johnson, Wrigley Orbit, Sirona systems, National Cable Communications, Seaboard Construction, and many others.
Some Other Jobs I’ve Had:
• Advertising Critic for TheStreet.com
• Designer and Self-Publisher of numerous independent social games
• High School Graphic Design Teacher
• Writer/Performer/Founder: The Whitest Kids U’Know comedy Troupe
Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Muse, Lightroom, Flash, Final Cut, Quark, Keynote, CSS, XML, HTML,
MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Mac OS X, Windows, Photo Retouching, Game Design & Gamification, Wireframing, UX/UI, Client Presentation, Print production & Preflight
Shows & Awards:
2009 Diana Jones Award- Nominated for Excellence in Gaming
2009 Indie RPG Award - Most Innovative Design
MARCOM Platinum Award, Intranet design 2007
MARCOM Gold Award, recruitment brochure design 2007
AIGA Senior Design and New Talent showcase 2004