Responsible for the visual manifestation of a company’s brand.
"I won't give you options. I'll solve your problem and you'll pay me. If you want options, go talk to other people." - Paul Rand, to Steve Jobs
Experienced, award-winning designer, strategist, creative director and creative manager. Currently responsible for the visual and experiential manifestation of 3M's brand, serving as Senior Brand Design Manager for 3M Design.
Responsible for how 3M showed up at SXSW 2016, garnering record attendance and positive sentiment, as well as designing our new Customer Innovation Center in Washington D.C.
Previously served as Creative Director for 3M's Customer Experience group (eTransformation), leading the shift to a responsive Web experience, as well as led the redesign of 3M's overall digital experiences.
Previous positions/roles include Senior Visual Artist at US Bank, Creative Director for Best Buy's "Best Buy Connect" group, Senior Account Manager at Popular Front, Design Lead for a group of 16 Designers who created web designs for the legal industry at FindLaw, and 15+ years as a designer (in-house and freelance).
Experience and recognition as a Designer. Print and online experience turning strategic goals into dynamic visuals.
Project ScopingCreative Brief(ing)DesignArt DirectionDesign ManagementCreativeUsabilityTeam LeadershipBrand StrategyCreative DirectionNavigating company politics
public speakingdesigningillustrationAdobe Creative SuitePPTSpecialties: Experience design (physicaldigitalexperiential)Art DirectionCreative ManagementStrategyTheme and Narrative DevelopmentDesignCreative BriefingProject Scoping & ManagementAnti-Sludge MovementCreative Directorardent opponent of all things Six Sigma.