Resume

PROFILE
Creative Director / Designer / Food Entrepreneur & Musician with over 20 years of progressive experience. Hands-on collaborator.

EXPERIENCE

JUBILEEBITES | JUN 2017 – PRESENT
CO-FOUNDER | COO
Co-Founder and collaborator with nutritionist, Lisa Jubilee, MS CDN, Keto-Snaps® cookies are whole-food, gluten-free, grain-free, low-carb, high fat, Keto and diabetic-friendly treats. 

BARBERACREATIVE, BROOKLYN, NY SINCE 2000
CREATIVE DIRECTOR
With a focus on the arts, non-profits and small businesses, including: CORMA (neighborhood merchants association), Artsist & Fleas, 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

CAPITAL ONE, NEW YORK, NY 09.18.17 — 11.16.18
CREATIVE RESOURCE MANAGER 
Creative Services project manager dedicated to the events division withing newly formed internal agency. 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. Utilized 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.  

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

ALM MEDIA LLC, NEW YORK, NY 04.26.04 — 07.03.14
SENIOR DIRECTOR, CREATIVE SERVICES
Creative lead, digital media/publishing corporate marketing. Directed and managed a team of 7 across design and copy in support of marketing, audience development, sales, corporate and events divisions. 
Recognized success delivering high-volume, 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.  
ART DIRECTOR
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.

ADDITIONAL EXPEREINCE 

ART DIRECTOR 
CLINICAL INSIGHTS, NEW YORK, NY | MEDIVIA, NEW YORK, NY | NEW YORK ROAD RUNNERS, NEW YORK, NY | JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER , NEW YORK, NY 

SKILLS

Art direction, design, branding, strategy and marketing. Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, InCopy, Acrobat Pro, Premiere, After Effects). html/css, video editing, story development, copy writing, proposals, creative management, MS Office (Word/PowerPoint/Excel). Project management: Workfront Administrator. Music composition, audio editing/production, multi-instrumentalist.  

EDUCATION

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

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