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Career Accomplishments

  • Creative director and art director experienced in dealing with retail, healthcare, high-tech, travel/hospitality, and direct-response clients.
  • Creative director for monthly upscale lifestyle magazine.
  • Successfully set-up and managed in-house digital video and digital photography departments.
  • Recruited to lead Sino-American joint venture electronic publishing and design organization in People's Republic of China.
  • Handled marketing and logistics for 3-month hot air balloon expedition to southern Africa.
  • Implemented major graphics offshore outsourcing project while at The Tampa Tribune.
  • Planned and directed $500,000 investment in electronic publishing system that resulted in $3 million annual increase of company-wide revenues.
  • Assisted companies such as Pizza Hut International, Amoco, Phillips Petroleum, and numerous advertising agencies to streamline creative operations with advanced desktop publishing procedures.
  • Managed creative and graphics staffs of up to 65 full-time employees, in addition to being a plant manager for 120+ person printing facility.

Summary of Qualifications

  • 20+ years of advertising, marketing, and graphics experience.
  • Diversified background in creative design, print production, and electronic publishing management.
  • Strong management style that combines bottom-line fiscal priorities with people-oriented team building approach.
  • Excellent organizational skills and proven ability to direct diverse personalities in a productive creative environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Ability to integrate new technologies into every-day business practices.
  • Strong strategic orientation towards creative execution.

For a complete résumé, please give me a call at 813.675.4493 or send me an e-mail.


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