Jeff is an interactive artist / art director currently based in Amsterdam who is fascinated by technology and the role it plays in bridging people together. He likes to use the web to connect strangers around the world in honest and intimate ways. Jeff has worked at traditional and interactive ad agencies on international brands from luxury cars to popcorn. He still works commercially but takes breaks often so he can make what he truly loves - projects that make the internet a warmer place.
Jeff and his work has been featured in many different publications, including: The Washington Post, The New York Times, NPR, WSJ, Fast Company, Huffington Post, Creativity, PSFK, Oprah, HNL, Design Taxi, Adverblog, The Egotist Network, BuzzFeed, Gizmodo, and The Laughing Squid.
Wieden + Kennedy
Interactive Art Director
January 2015 - Present
October 2013 - December 2014
Agencies : Argonaut / B-Reel / Deutsch / EVB / MTZHF / Heat
August 2012 - October 2013
Clients : Adobe / NFL / Facebook / Kraft Foods / Chivas Regal / Wrigley / Meyer / Del Monte
Was the lead creatives on Chivas Regal, guiding all digital and social creatives.
July 2011 - June 2012
Account: Target / Google (YouTube) / Audi
Venables Bell & Partners
Assistant Art Director
Feb 2010 - July 2011
Accounts: Audi / Intel / Orville Redenbacher's / Slim Jim / PG&E
Academy of Art University
Advertising: Art Direction
San Francisco State University, Fine Arts
THINGS I DO OUTSIDE OF ADVERTISING
Learning to build robots by screwing up code
Collect way too many sneakers - I have complete my goal of my 4 favorite pair of Jordan 11s.
Break ankles during weekend basketball (hopefully others' ankles and not my own)
Getting my mind blown by RadioLab