Over the past fifteen years, John has traveled the world creating work for brands like ESPN, Volkswagen, Miller Lite, GAP, Google, MINI, Burger King and IKEA, amassing a portfolio of work ranging from Super Bowl commercials to a 127-page spoof diet book. In 2006 he joined Wieden+Kennedy New York, where he became co-creative director on ESPN. In his first two years he produced over 150 commercials for ESPN, including dozens of spots for the famous “This is SportsCenter” campaign. John currently serves as co-creative director on Heineken and Delta Air Lines.
John’s work has been praised by the New York Times, USA Today, the TV shows 20/20, 60 Minutes and VH1’s Best Week Ever. He has received awards from nearly every major industry show, including a Gold Lion from Cannes and the $100,000 Kelly Grand Prize.
In his spare time, John can be found building things, whether it's sand castles on the Jersey Shore with his two daughters or something out of wood in the garage.
2006 - present .. Wieden + Kennedy - New York, New York
2002 - 2006 ...... Crispin Porter + Bogusky - Miami, Florida
2001 - 2002 ...... Lunch - Santa Monica, California
1999 - 2001 ...... WestWayne - Atlanta, Georgia
1999 - 1999 ...... McKinney & Silver - Raleigh, North Carolina
The Creative Circus - Art Direction
Florida State University - Bachelor of Science in Marketing
D&AD - Yellow Pencil 2014
Project Isaac Award - Gold 2013
London International Advertising Awards - Silver 2013
Cannes - Gold Lion, Silver Lion (2), Bronze (2)
Kelly Awards - $100,000 Grand Prize, Silver
Communication Arts - 7 pages
One Show - Gold (2), Silver (2), Finalist (5)
Andy Awards - Gold, Sliver, Bronze (2)
Clios - Gold, Bronze
London International - Silver (2)
Effie - Silver
Adweek Top 50 Spots
Maxim Magazine Best Commercial