interactive art director

experience .


Master's Degree . VCU Brandcenter
Bachelors . Indiana University

Design Software . Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
Programming . HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery, SQL, PHP

Freelance interactive art director / ACD . Present
Back doing my freelance thing.

Associate Creative Director
Best Buy - Ecommerce Experience . June 2015 - September 2016
Lead a team of web designers on all facets of the Best Buy website within the Home Business Group categories (appliances, TVs, home tech, etc). Work closely with the web product managers, brand design, SEO / analytics and merchant teams in implementing and refining new marketing campaigns, holiday campaigns, sale pages and associated internal marketing, content creation, SEO landing pages, new product pages, online marketing, and new UX ideas for the website.

Senior Web / UX Designer
Best Buy - Ecommerce Experience . June 2014 - June 2015
Worked on various Best Buy online properties in both the design and UX capacities including the home page, the Moving Guide, the Best Buy 3D product presenter, online holiday sales efforts, and more.

Freelance interactive art director / ACD . Jan 2009 - July 2014
Was the freelance Associate Creative Director on the Wells Fargo interactive account for 11 months at McCann Erickson. Managed a team of 7 creatives who worked on the account. Freelanced with various San Francisco agencies include Goodby Silverstein, BBDO, Havas Worldwide, R/GA, McCann Erickson Worldwide, and Organic. Served as the lead interactive designer on various interactive accounts including Levis, HP, Nintendo, Sprint, Lipton, and Toyota.

Art director
Butler Shine Stern & Partners . Dec 2007 - Jan 2009
Worked on the MINI Cooper,, Lucas Arts, Epson accounts and new business.

Freelance art director . May 2006 - Dec 207
Freelanced with various agencies including Ogilvy Mather, GdB, DDB and ZiG. Worked on the Sears, Bud Light, Budweiser, Activision, and Project RED accounts.