Sr. Art Director of Design
Jan 2019 - Present (2 years 8 months)
To revolutionize how brands create remarkable experiences along the customer journey.
To help brands connect and engage with their customers by creating personalized and relevant dialogue throughout the entire customer journey.
Buick & GMC Brand Designer
Farmington Hills, MI
Mar 2016 - Present (5 years 6 months)
I assisted our executive GM account directors to produce the latest 2018 Buick & GMC Auto ShowExhibits. My agency experience mattered to be awarded with these national accounts. As the Buick and GMC graphic lead, I provided our team with conceptual to production graphics for the four major auto shows in the US, Dubai and China. Every show required a matrix of graphic content, PPT or Ketnote presentations, large branded designs for fabric or hard materials.
DAILY TASKS: I collaborated with 3D Industrial designers, account managers, engineers and assisted pre-press, fabricators, and show services.
Art Director/Brand Designer
St. Joseph, MI
Nov 2013 - Apr 2014 (5 months)
Sr. Art Director 2012-2013 ARS Advertising dD was contracted with ARS to provide the experience of repositioning the international HVAC giant GREE, here in the domestic US marketplace. His challenge was to stream-line a weak product line identity. The result is still in progress as several print, advertising and digital multi-channels are in production to launch in the US on the 2Q 2013. ..
Sr. Art Director/Designer
Oct 2012 - May 2013 (7 months)
GPJ is a premier international Experiential Exhibit AOR. As their Digital Designer and with my Art Direction experience, I extended brand for an Lincoln. At the cusp of there rebranding, I produced an event brand for there Lincoln Dealership for the 2013 Detroit Auto\ Show. I designed and managed brand extension/promotional collateral/invitations/online presence/to event graphics. I also produced assets for the Fiat stand for the Chicago Autoshow, Ford's F150 Truck Concept stand for the NYC Auto Show and Motorola's Stand in Mexico. My graphics assisted the 3D designers to full production files.
GPJ is affiliated with sister companies for Project Worldwide's G7 Marketing. G7 connects entertainment brands to consumer brands like Disney Pop-tart Demi Lovato with Hallmark and KISS with AMA Awards Shows.
Sr. Web Art Director
Ann Arbor, MI
Jan 2008 - May 2010 (2 years 4 months)
2010 dD art directed several multi-million online brands for Fry ( one of the top five E-commerce producers in the world) . He utilized his knowledge of brand extension to provide a competitive edge for the company to win accounts that includes: Hastings Entertainment, Vera Bradley, Orchard Brands, Express Fashions, Cabelas, and Hannaford Brothers. ..