Marketing machine with focus on creative direction of products, apparel and digital media. Director, admired for hands-on approach to design, photo shoots, video shoots, post production and social media; adept at greasing the wheels. Fearless, resourceful branding pro with knack for turning chaos into order; comfortable seizing the reins. Expertise in evaluating marketing design and operations processes; efficiency planning with implementation of project management software and tech support; IT liaison; bridge between department collaborations.
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Fine artist, veteran of gallery shows in New York, Los Angeles, San Diego and Dallas. Non-profit fundraiser and event planner for various medical charities and film organizations. Music fanatic and compulsive pinner. Artisan home goods crafter and interior decorator.
School of Visual Arts (SVA), New York, NY
BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS, ILLUSTRATION 2002 Awarded the Silas H. Rhodes Portfolio Scholarship.
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
FINE ART PRE-COLLEGE PROGRAM 1995 Attended the program at age 15. Awarded the Fine Art Portfolio Scholarship.
Supernatural, Dallas TX
2018-2019 (Home Care / Cleaning Products)
Suzy Batiz, Dallas TX
2018-2019 (Public Figure)
Poo~Pourri, Dallas TX
2018-2019 (Home Care / Products)
OWNER, CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Teague Brand Marketing, Dallas TX
2011 - Present (Branding, Website Design, Social Media)
Launched a marketing and branding consulting agency in California and Texas for brands like Bronzed Bunny, M-Gray Architecture, Department TV, Poo~Pourri, Suzy Batiz, Supernatural, Renew Beauty, TES Energy Services, Dear Danger Mobile Boutique, and more. Creative direction and design for social media accounts; shoot original content for Instagram and work with professional photographers on-site to direct shots, concept and style sets both interior/exterior and flatlays. Website design and build, both ecommerce and brochure. App content mgmt of Houzz, Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Copywriting and PR.
DIRECTOR OF BRAND MARKETING
Sinelli Concepts International (Which Wich Superior Sandwiches, Paciugo Gelato), Dallas TX
2018 (Food & Beverage)
Brought in-house to elevate the Which Wich brand and help concept new product launches. Creative direction of agency work on photoshoots, video production; printed materials for displays, POPs, ads. Social media overhaul to inject humor and pop art into the brand; animations, photography, and graphics concepting. Launched new Pizzawich product with tastings and events; social media campaign concept and direction. Paciugo Gelato branding and social media content overhaul; launch of Paciunicorn flavor and product design. Uniform and apparel lead, managing inventory and ordering.
Tractorbeam, Dallas TX
2015-2016 (Advertising, Branding, Design)
Managed, reviewed progress and delivered client's advertisement projects for print, web and video. Directed art team on creative solutions. Conducted client and staff meetings, informing teams of current creative project status. Directed photoshoots, styled sets. Concepted branding ideas; copywriting and content editing. Established relationships with new clients; pitched ideas, maintained and nurtured business relationships with existing clients. Tracked budgets and maintained monetary goals of multiple clients at once.
ENTERPRISE MARKETING OPERATIONS MANAGER
Quiksilver, Inc. (Quiksilver, Roxy, DC Shoes) Huntington Beach CA
2011 - 2014 (Action Sports Apparel & Accessories)
Recruited from San Diego as consultant for the implementation and rollout of Workamajig, a web based customizable project mgmt. software. Promoted to dept mgr 8 months later. Worked with all brands internationally to create operations workflow processes and customization of Workamajig to fit needs of various brands and depts. Involved with teams from photo studio, color, linebooks, and ecomm to marketing, design, retail, and M&D teams. Helped streamline internal production through use of interactive tools and audits. Cleaned up the photo studio standards for managing product skews, photography creative standards, scheduling/booking, B2B site integration and model calls.
MARKETING DIRECTOR / JUNIOR PRODUCER
Indigo Post, San Diego CA
2010-2011 (Animation, Motion Graphics, Editorial, Commercials, Documentaries, Webisodes, Corporate Videos)
Marketing Director / Junior Producer 2010-2011 - San Diego CA Managed and produced commercials and web video spots for Ford, LG, Lincoln, Cars.com; selected and directed voice-over talent, coordinated scripts, assets and storyboards; budgeted/ quoted projects and overages. Established Marketing & PR dept; overhauled studio website branding & copywriting, SEO research and minor HTML coding; initiated social media and studio blog presence. Creative mgmt. software testing/implementation and freelance talent mgmt; drove awards submissions obtaining Telly and Pixie awards for studio works; monitored vendor/agency relations and press ops. Studio Rep at the 2010 SXSW Film, Interactive & Music Conference; agency pitches and sales correspondence for studio work.
MARKETING & PR MANAGER
Reel FX Animation Studios, Dallas TX
2007-2010 (VFX, Animation, Motion Graphics, Editorial, Audio, Commercials, Feature Films)
Established Marketing & PR dept; coordinated branding of Reel FX Animation Studios amid merger of Reel FX Entertainment and Radium, managing $100k budget; launch coverage secured in Hollywood Reporter, Screen, Shoot, Animation World News; composed merged- entity style guide, website re-brand, press kit and reel collateral. Managed all marketing/PR supporting events; produced $200k sponsorship presence at AFI Dallas Int’l Film Festival, ADAPT Montreal, SIGGRAPH (L.A., New Orleans), Women In Film (Dallas), ComicCon (San Diego), AICP (Dallas) and Boards Summit (New York). Publicized Reel FX feature films co-produced with Sony Pictures Animation, Disney, DreamWorks, Warner Bros; and productions for HBO, Showtime, Paramount and Universal; publicized Radium commercials for Target, Coke, Pepsi, Gatorade, Adidas, BMW, Volkswagen, Hewlett-Packard, Energizer and Home Depot. Played key role in branding of children’s interactive property Webosaurs.com, determining campaign launch, press materials and events.