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Work experience

Aug 2007Nov 2008

Junior Copywriter

Leo Burnett Detroit

Clients: GM Service and Parts Operation, GM Goodwrench

  • Contributing to the ongoing efforts to rebrand GM Goodwrench
  • Writing, developing and producing national radio spots for Goodwrench
  • Organized and composed copy for several GMSPO guides
  • Art directed displays for 2008 National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA)
Mar 2006Jul 2007

Junior Art Director

Team Detroit (Ogilvy)

Clients: Ford Customer Service Division, Motorcraft, DuPont and the United Way for Southeast Michigan

  • Art directed a customizable direct mail project for Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicle owners with a distribution of 7 million, quarterly
  • Art directed photo shoot, including casting and location selection
  • Art directed Point-of-Sale materials for display in Ford, Lincoln and Mercury service departments
  • Developed concepts and designed several ads for Automotive News, National Geographic and Endless Vacation
  • Develop campaign concepts for 2007 Ford Customer Service Division
  • Pitched campaign for the 2007 United Way for Southeast Michigan Torch Drive

Education

Feb 2009Aug 2009

Michigan Actors Studio
Aug 2003Dec 2006

BFA

College for Creative Studies
Aug 1998May 2002

BA

Skills

Abobe CS4
Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Basic (and growing) knowledge of Flash and Dreamweaver.

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