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2017 - Present
Design Director - Premium Global Branding
Spotify, New York City

Currently, I collaborate with Spotify Premium's business strategists while co-leading and working very hands-on with a small team of senior designers to create the new visual identity and branding for Spotify's most important and growth-driven section of their business. In addition, I lead a separate design team focused on BTL campaigns and creative direct a variety of production vendors and global agencies. My role at Spotify was newly created, and as such could've been fairly bumpy, but instead, teams and stakeholders report that they "feel comfortable, happy and settled, that [I've] invested in them, and that [I've] raised the quality of the work." Additionally, I've stretched into our business strategy, at the Spotify stakeholders' request. 

2016 - 2017
Associate Creative Director
Nike.com, Nike iD, Verizon, R/GA Connected Spaces
R/GA, New York City
Led e-comm and systematic work for Nike & R/GA, and led digital branding for Verizon.

2013 - 2016
Design Director
Nike.com & Nike iD
R/GA, New York City
Managed a team of designers innovating for Nike.com and Nike iD, as well as contributed to pitch work. Worked closely with our lead XD and developers to design Bridgestone's Olympic Hub, a complex management and workflow creation tool meant to last for the next 10 years during their sponsorship. 

2010-2013
Senior Designer
Nike+ FuelBand, Nikeplus.com, Nike.com Converse, Victoria's Secret, pitch work

R/GA New York City
Product design for FuelBand, confidentially developed for over 2+ years, for which my teamand I won multiple awards, including the Titanium Grand Prix at Cannes 2012 for our work onNike+ FuelBand - an unparalleled athletic platform for Nike.

2008-2010
Senior Interactive Digital Artist 
Guitar Hero, Burger King, VW, Microsoft, Hulu, Old Navy, AmEx, B-Cycle and Coke Zero

Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Boulder

2006-2008 
Designer/Art Director 
Designer and Art Director on interactive, print, and television projects for Got Milk?, GMC, Aruba, Degree, Saab, Johnson & Johnson, Splenda, MTV, Sharp, XM Radio
Lowe NY, New York City

2003-2006 
Designer 
Time Warner & Hachette Book Group, New York City

2002
Junior Designer 
Richter7 Advertising, Salt Lake City