Resume

PROFILE

Designer / art director / creative manager with over 15 years of progressive experience. Client-facing service provider with a hands-on, collaborative approach. 

EXPERIENCE

CO-FOUNDER | COO JUBILEEBITES, JUN 2017 – PRESENT

Co-Founder and collaborator with Lisa Jubilee, MS, CDN, JubileeBites are the makers of Keto-Snaps® cookies. We're out to disrupt the cookie industry with whole-food, gluten-free, Keto-friendly treats.

CREATIVE RESOURCE MANAGER CAPITAL ONE, NEW YORK, NY 09.18.17 — 11.16.18

Commercial Creative Services project manager dedicated to the events division. High volume department managing multiple concurrent campaign level programs and projects. Project management, resource planning, capacity management, agency relationships, brand oversight and side-of-desk art direction. Utilizing Workfront as an Administrator to build, manage and execute hundreds of digital and print projects. Workfront optimization, request queues, intake forms, and subject matter expert for the Commercial Banking vertical. 

ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DIRECTOR AMERICAN EXPRESS MEETINGS & EVENTS , NEW YORK, NY 10.20.14 — 02.03.17

Lead the development of an in-house creative offering in support of American Express Global Business Travel, Meetings & Events North America. Services provided to internal and external clients on both the sales/account development and client execution side of the business.

Primary capabilities centered on content development, conceptual ideation and creative execution across digital and print deliverables. Area of focus was branding and theme development for large scale events falling into two major categories: destination based incentive / reward trips and team building organizational meetings.

Primary design deliverables spanned websites, email, app and digital assets, assorted print materials including brochures, marketing collateral, and advertisements, large scale signage and way-finding, video creation and editing, audio / music editing. Content creation included communication plans, copy writing and creative copy development.

SENIOR DIRECTOR, CREATIVE SERVICES ALM MEDIA LLC, NEW YORK, NY 08.01.12 — 07.03.14

Creative lead, digital media/publishing corporate marketing. Directs and manages a team of 7 across design and copy in support of marketing, audience development, sales, corporate and events divisions. 

Recognized success delivering creative solutions across digital and print including: branding, ad campaigns, video, email, web banners, micro-sites, front-end web design, brochures, direct mail, white papers, event signage/collateral and trade show displays. 

Proven excellence in managing, measuring and evaluating high-volume department (1700+ documented creative requests in 2013) while engaging third-party creative partners and consultants on skill set dependent projects 

ART DIRECTOR ALM MEDIA LLC, NEW YORK, NY 04.26.04 — 08.01.12

Legal publishing marketing department. Provided art direction, design and management overseeing a staff of three graphic designers. Digital and print deliverables included: Email, banner ads, front-end web design, branding, concept development, print advertising, brochures, direct mail, book design, and marketing collateral.

ART DIRECTOR CLINICAL INSIGHTS, NEW YORK, NY 10.15.02 — 11.06.03

Pharmaceutical/Medical Communications. Branding and design with emphasis on continuing medical education.

ART DIRECTOR MEDIVIA, NEW YORK, NY 10.11.00 — 09.17.02

Pharmaceutical/Medical Communications. Branding and design with emphasis on continuing medical education.

ART DIRECTOR NEW YORK ROAD RUNNERS, NEW YORK, NY 08.16.99 — 10.05.00

Sports/Non-Profit. Branding and design for numerous running events and marketing needs. 

FREELANCE DESIGNER BARBERA DESIGN, BROOKLYN, NY SINCE 2000

With a focus on the arts, non-profits and small businesses, including: University of Nevada, Reno • SIM (School for Improvisational Music) • LivingProof Nutrition/Fitness • Bodycraft Pilates and Wellness • FoodFight.org • RSDSA • CD audio packaging for multiple clients

SKILLS

art direction, design, branding, strategy, Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Pro, Premier, After Effects).  html/css, video editing, story development, copy writing, proposals, creative management, Word/PowerPoint/Excel. 

EDUCATION

M.F.A. CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS 1997

B.F.A. CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS 1991