Work History

Work History
Jan 2009 - Present

Manager, Global Marketing Assets (Creative Brand Management)

Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment

Oversee day-to-day operations, production, and timely delivery of all marketing collateral for $200+ mil video game company. Develop, franchise style guides, corporate logos, and brand identity to bolster global marketing efforts. Final decision maker in assigning projects to creative agencies and internal teams.Oversee creative processes from beginning to end of project lifecycle.Review estimates, bids, and quotes to assess cost and stay on budget.Work in conjunction with various cross-divisional and worldwide teams to ensure creative needs are being met and effective communication is established. Problem-solve, develop operational solutions, and communicate plans to upper management.

Key Achievements:

·Successfully developed international print, trafficking, and localization process.

·Reduced localization costs by 25% in 2010 and hired new vendors at competitive rates.

·Established and implemented departmental procedures, goals, objectives, and best practices.

·First to develop and implement division’s corporate branding guidelines.

·Developed, implemented, and oversee maintenance of company’s digital asset management system.

·Chair international status meetings to discuss marketing plans, creative challenges, and asset availability.

·Elevated worldwide branding efforts by championing the need and hiring a (print) color specialist.

·Built, train, and mentor team of professional staff.

Jan 2003 - Dec 2009

Asset Manager, Creative Services

Disney Interactive Studios

Accountable for supporting cross-functional initiatives to ensure synergistic efforts are built into creative plans. Strategized solutions and managed timely delivery of marketing collateral company wide. Provided oversight in international creative to insure brand consistency worldwide.Oversaw and managed strategic relationships with the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB). Lead strategic new technology recommendations.

Key Achievements:

·Developed comprehensive global digital asset management strategy.

·Developed and implemented asset management system that serviced the needs of global marketing.

·Successfully spearheaded and realigned ESRB initiative for the domestic and Canadian Studio.

·First ever to successfully clear Disney of ESRB monetary fines and violations.

·Recognized for going above and beyond job responsibilities two consecutive years, 2006 & 2007

·Supervised direct report and managed daily workflow.

Sep 2001 - Nov 2002

Visual Effects Production Coordinator & Roto Artist

DreamWorks SKG TV

·Oversaw daily work schedule and pay for a crew of 19 animators.

·Reviewed scripts, wrote coverage, and prepared for on-set production shoots.

·Successfully supervised various on-set visual effects production shoots (miniature unit & EPK).

·Developed, implemented, and supervised department internship program.

·Negotiated vendor contracts.

**Emmy Award: Best Mini Series** 

**Emmy Nomination: Best Visual Effects** 

**Golden Globe Nomination: Best Miniseries** 





To attain an executive level position with an industry leader that will utilize my experience, allow me to expand and leverage my marketing and creative expertise to grow and fulfill company objectives and it’s creative vision, while providing opportunities for upward mobility.



Professional Overview

Accomplished leader and decision maker with over 10 years experience of proven success in the consumer product, television and feature film industries. Strong background in design direction, systems implementation, improving operational processes, and managing multi-genre portfolios. Broad knowledge of marketing, corporate communications, and graphic technologies. Experienced in developing teams to optimize sales, production, and customer service.


Creative Direction & Development Team Building Process Improvement Vendor / Project Management System Implementation Budget & Cost Control Change Management Digital / Media Asset Management Artist & Production Supervision  



Life Drawing

West Los Angeles College

Life Drawing

Disney University

Animation Mechanics

American Animation Institute