Influential creative group leader with expertise in building, managing, and motivating effective cross-functional teams to develop superior branding and marketing designs to maximize revenue and reduce costs. Accomplished project manager who thrives in developing strategic client relations and effectively managing in-house teams and outside vendors to accomplish quality products within defined budgets. Published author with expertise in digital and print design, public speaking, media appearances, and environmental collateral such as signage and wayfinding.
Successfully created eye-catching, effective campaigns for successful multi-million dollar events such as MAGIC, Blackhat, GDC, The Licensing Show, Catersource, Seatrade Cruise, CPHI, The Battery Show, IFSEC, and others.
Efficiently developed in-house creative services department staff from three different companies after a merger, saving the company $450K in costs and growing billable revenue by $220K+.
Reintroduced brand lines including Dirty Jobs, Man vs. Wild, and MythBusters from product development to final creative execution through all digital and physical release windows.
areas of expertise
Creative Services | Marketing | Branding | Workflow Automation | Design Management
Strategic Planning | Product Development | 360 Campaign Management
Vendor Management | UI/UX Design | Project Management | Revenue Growth
Cross-functional Team Leadership | Client Relations | Staff Motivation & Management