E x p e r i e n c e


NEON.REPUBLIC, ART DIRECTOR / GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Honolulu, Hawaii

2011 - Present

 

Clients: University of Washington, Anthology Marketing Group, Ho'ola Na Pua, Core Group One, Wasiswas, City & County of Honolulu, Elemental Excelerator, Bennet Group, Hawaii Green Growth, HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union, Mix Plate Media, Read to Me International, Malaria No More


1013 Integrated, freelance creative director

Honolulu, Hawaii

October 2017 - April 2018

 

Client: Hawaii State Federal Credit Union


THE HARRIS AGENCY, freelance Creative Director

Honolulu, Hawaii

May 2016 - September 2017

 

Clients: Jamba Juice, KTA Superstores, Honolulu Cookie Company


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


2017 PELE AWARDS

Pele Silver - Island Insurance, Retail, TVMovie Snacks

 

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 SilverPublic Service, TV, Hawaii DOT - Distracted Driving”

Pele SilverAd 2 Honolulu, Public Service, Cinematography Aloha Medical Mission’s Dental Clinic

Pele BronzeIn-Theatre Commercials, Hawaii DOT - Distracted Driving”

Pele BronzePublic 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 - 2018

- 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