Education
Bachelor’s Degree / Columbia College Chicago, 2005

Experience

BUDDHA JONES, Hollywood, CA
Head Writer / 5.18.15 – 6.5.18
Wrote copy as well as developed concepts and marketing strategies for several campaigns while also helping to supervise and develop young writing talent. Some of the projects worked on during this time;

FILM: 10 Cloverfield Lane, Annabelle: Creation, Aquaman, Arrival, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Ghostbusters, Glass, Hell or High Water, Hereditary, IT, Justice League, Kung Fu Panda 3, Ready Player One, Suicide Squad, The Big Short, The Conjuring 2, The Hateful Eight, The Martian, Wonder Woman, Zootopia.

TELEVISION / STREAMING: The Americans, Ballers, Bird Box, Blood Drive, Bloodline, Bright, GLOW, Mr. Robot, Penny Dreadful, Real Time with Bill Maher, Silicon Valley, Stranger Things, Vinyl.

VIDEO GAMES: Archangel, Assassin’s Creed, Call of Duty, Crash Bandicoot Remastered, Dead Island, Far Cry, Hearthstone, Madden, Microsoft E3 Press Conferences, Overwatch, Spyro Remastered, State of Decay 2, Titanfall 2.

And many more.


TRAILER PARK, Hollywood, CA
Copywriter / 2010 – 2015
Wrote copy and concepts for some of the biggest film franchises in the world as well as independent releases.

Film projects worked on during this time include 50 Shades of Grey, Alice in Wonderland, American Sniper, Anchorman 2, Argo, Avatar, The Avengers 2, A Night at the Museum 2 & 3, Brave, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Chronicles of Narnia, Crazy, Stupid Love, The Dark Knight Rises, Despicable Me 2, Divergent Franchise, D’Jango Unchained, Due Date, Frozen, Guardians of the Galaxy, The Hangover 2 & 3, Harold and Kumar 3, The Hobbit, Horrible Bosses 1 & 2, The Hunger Games Franchise, Inside / Out, Interstellar, Iron Man 3, Mad Max: Fury Road, Magic Mike, Man of Steel, Monsters University, Pitch Perfect, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, San Andreas, Sex and the City 2, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Spy, The Town, X-Men: Days of Future Past and many more.


TRAILER PARK, Hollywood, CA
Production Assistant / Runner / Vault Manager / 2007 – 2010
Performed various necessary duties while developing copywriting skills.

Awards and Acknowledgements

Key Art & Golden Trailer Awards
Was part of many Key Art and Golden Trailer Award winning and nominated campaigns including a Bronze Key Art for copywriting for my work on the Anchorman 2 trailer.

Skills

Copywriting
Scripting
Concepting
Social Media
Prose
Creative Collaboration
Copy Editing
Marketing / Strategy
Microsoft Office
Adobe Photoshop
Final Cut Pro
Avid

 

References and Copy Packets available upon request.