Awards and Accolades


Gold Award in the Graphis New Talent Annual 2016

Winner of the 2015 Big Ad Gig Contest

Bronze Addy in the 2016 San Diego American Advertising Awards

Silver National ADDY in the 2015 American Advertising Awards

(2) Silver ADDYs in the 2015 District American Advertising Awards

Silver ADDY in the 2015 San Diego American Advertising Awards

(2) Bronze ADDYs in the 2015 San Diego American Advertising Awards

Merit Award in the Graphis New Talent Annual 2015

Silver ADDY in the 2014 San Diego American Advertising Awards

Silver ADDY in the 2014 District American Advertising Awards

Winning submission for the 3% Conference poster contest

Featured in Lürzer's International Archive

Featured on Modern Copywriter


Professional Experience

 

Freelance Copywriter | March 2016 - Present
Mineral.io

  • Crafting and developing strategic email campaigns that build brand relationships and create customer loyalty.

 

Copywriter | June 2016 - January 2018
Ogilvy & Mather, New York NY

  • Wrote and conceptualized for brands such as British Airways, American Airlines, PetSmart, Showtime, Gerber, Starbucks, and IHG Rewards Club. 

 

Copywriting Intern | January 2016 - June 2016
Ogilvy & Mather, New York NY

  • Wrote and conceptualized for brands such as Jägermeister, Showtime, Vitamin Water, S.Pellegrino, Acqua Panna, and Perrier.

 

Graphic Designer | 2006 - 2015
Quantum Graphics, Newport Beach CA

  • Worked directly with clients to achieve goals and marketing needs through one-on-one consultations.
  • Managed daily office operations such as ordering materials, billing clients, and quality control.
  • Extensive experience in layout for large format and digital print.
  • Design projects included: banners, tradeshow signage, brochures, business cards, posters, and logo design.  

 

Creative Intern | February 2014 - May 2014
Studio Number One / Obey Clothing, Los Angeles CA

  • Participated in clothing designs and layouts.
  • Performed office tasks to assist in daily operations.
  • Managed sticker packs and shipping tasks.

 

Freelance
San Diego Portfolio Studio | 2015

  • Created a targeted e-mail campaign generating awareness for the school and also solidifying the schools brand.

Education

San Diego Portfolio Studio, San Diego CA 
Copywriting Program    9/15/2014 - 10/01/2015
Art Direction Program   1/6/2014 - 9/1/2014

Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte NC
Advertising and Graphic Design    4/3/2003 - 6/10/2005