Associate Creative Director
Oct 2016 - Present (4 years 11 months)
Apr 2010 - Oct 2016 (6 years 6 months)
Writer and creative type with Target Creative, father of 3 boys and many questionable ideas, currently the reigning Target Marketing ping-pong champ.
Instructor - Copywriting
Apr 2006 - Aug 2016 (10 years 4 months)
Instructing creative writing sessions and fireside advertising chats. Good times had by most.
My Fall 2014 Scriptwriting class of 4 students won 4 Pins @ MN Ad Fed "The Show"
• 1 Gold - Pantone - Poetry of Color - Carl Peterson
• 1 Silver - Pantone - The heart of color - Colleen Mulheran
• 1 Bronze - MN Made Hockey - We are made - Colleen Mulheran
• 1 Bronze - MN Made Hockey - Made into something greater - Hans Hamann
Classes taught: Radio, Long copy, Script writing, Short & Sweet, Headlines, Story writing, Portfolio Development, Editorial Writing, Wordsmithing, Social
CW Target iH
Apr 2010 - Sep 2012 (2 years 5 months)
Aug 2006 - Mar 2010 (3 years 7 months)
Minneapolis ACCOUNTS: General Mills, Caribou Coffee, Nestle, Ecolab, Minnesota Roller Girls, Target, Nutrament
Dec 2003 - Sep 2006 (2 years 9 months)
Minneapolis ACCOUNTS: Gingiss Formalwear, Jacob Wetterling Foundation, Lawson Software, Medica, Minnesota State Lottery, Mystic Lake, St Paul Pioneer Press
New York, NY
Jun 2003 - Sep 2003 (3 months)
Young & Rubicam, New York City ACCOUNTS: AT&T, Sony, Bronx Zoo, Campbell's Soup, Burger King, Dr. Pepper, Computer Associates, V8