Experience

THE HARRIS AGENCY, Creative Director

Honolulu, Hawaii

May 2016 - Present

 

Clients: Jamba Juice, KTA Superstores, Honolulu Cookie Company

NEON.REPUBLIC, Creative Director

Honolulu, Hawaii

2011 - Present

 

Clients: Aloha United Way, Hawaiian Humane Society, Malaria No More, UHA (University Health Alliance)

KINETIC PRODUCTIONS, Freelance Creative Director

Honolulu, Hawaii

September 2012 - Present

 

Clients: Aloha United Way, Good Beginnings Alliance / Be My Voice,

Hawaii State Department of Transportation, Hospice Hawaii, Island Insurance

CORE GROUP ONE, Art Director

Honolulu, Hawaii

July 2012 - July 2015

 

Clients: Hawaiian Electric, Hospice Hawaii, Ala Moana Center, Hospice Hawaii,
The Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut

AD 2 HONOLULU, Creative Director

Honolulu, Hawaii

 

July 2011 - July 2012

Client: Hawaii Heart Foundation

 

July 2012 - July 2013

Client: Aloha Medical Mission's Dental Clinic

 

July 2013 - July 2014

Client: Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies

 

July 2014 - July 2015

Client: Ala Kuola

SAATCHI & SAATCHI, Art Director

New York, NY

2008-2011

 

Clients: Olay, Iams, China Care

BRENESCO., Art Director

New York, NY

2007-2008

 

Clients: Brahmin, Movado, Zobha, Lutron, Sentient Flight Group

Honors & Associations

2016 PELE AWARDS

Pele Silver - Ad 2 HonoluluPublic Service, TV, Ala Kuola - Stop the Cycle

 

2015 PELE AWARDS

Pele Bronze - Ad 2 HonoluluPublic Service, TV, Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies - No Substitute

 

2014 PELE AWARDS

Pele GoldAd 2 HonoluluPublic Service, TV, Aloha Medical Mission’s Dental Clinic

Pele SilverKinetic Productions, Public Service, TV, Hawaii DOT - Distracted Driving”

Pele SilverElements of Advertising, CinematographyAloha Medical Mission’s Dental Clinic

Pele BronzeKinetic Productions, In-Theatre Commercials, Hawaii DOT - Distracted Driving”

Pele BronzeKinetic Productions, Public Service, TV, “Aloha United Way”

 

BOARDS & MEMBERSHIPS

- Ad2 Honolulu's 2014 Outstanding Young Advertising Person of the Year, 2014

- Ad2 Honolulu, Board Member, Public Service Committee Chair and Creative Director, 2011-2015

- Ad2 Honolulu's Board Member of the Month, December 2011

- Aloha United Way's Society of Young Leaders, Board Member, Communications Chair, 2013-Present  

- AIGA Honolulu, Member, 2013 - Present

- Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City, Mentor, 2007-2011

 

HONORS & AWARDS

- AAAA’s Multicultural Advertising Intern Program, Recipient and Mentor, 2004-2007

AAF’s Most Promising Minority Student Program, Recipient, 2004

- Hawaii Pacific University’s AAF student chapter, President, 2003-2004

- AAF’s National Student Advertising Competition, Presenter, 2003 & 2004

Hawaii Pacific University Presidential Scholarship, Recipient, 2000-2004