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CAREER EXPERIENCE
AWARDS EDUCATION CLIENT LIST



CAREER EXPERIENCE

2019 - present
PRINCIPAL at Lee Dean Design. Using people skills and strength for distilling complex information, develop logo concepts that instantly communicate the businessís brand,including Muse Art Bar, and Success Vectors.

Sept. 2016 - Jan. 2019
CREATIVE MANAGER/A.D. at thyssenkrupp Elevator Corporation. Hands-on manager leading a small creative team. Create campaigns, ads, collateral, and various other projects, applying the corporate brand as appropriate.Tasked with developing process efficiencies in the marketing department.

Oct. 2005 - June 2016
SENIOR ART DIRECTOR/A.C.D., Behringer Harvard. Brand creator and account lead for Urban America
Advisors, and brand creator for Corbita Maritime Investments, both joint ventures with Behringer Harvard. Director and project lead of video initiative. Project lead, implementing agency style software management system. Extensive experience gained in securities
and real estate, plus compliance requirements per FINRA, SEC, and states guidelines. Various duties include daily
co-supervision of the team, vendors, and free-lancers.

Nov. 2001 - Aug. 2005
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, Triad Business Marketing. Created ads, corporate identities, collateral and websites. Broadened experience in business-to-business marketing. Learned Dreamweaver.

May 1998 - Oct. 2001
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, Baxter Marketing Group, Inc. Created ad campaigns, corporate identities, collateral, point of purchase materials, tradeshow booths and websites. Broadened experience in the concrete, financial, foodservice, healthcare, office products and transportation industries. Increased experience in Powerpoint and Flash.

AWARDS
Won numerous local “Addy” awards
Houston Art Directors Club Merit awards

EDUCATION

Highland Park High School, class of 1979 / Southern Methodist University / East Texas State University
Honors:

E.T.S.U. “Top Ten” Art class
E.T.S.U. “Working Class” (in-house advertising agency)
E.T.S.U. Dean’s List

Professors:
Jack Unruh
Bart Forbes
Rob Lawton
Mike Presley
Charles McGough
Student Show Awards:
Houston Art Directors Club
Dallas Soc. of Illustrators

CLIENT LIST

bullet AirLogix
Ampad (American Pad & Paper)
Aviall, Inc.
Behringer Harvard
Birds Eye
Blockbuster Video
Dairy Queen
FreshPoint, Inc. (SYSCO)
Frito-Lay
IBM
JCPenney
Kewaunee Technical Furniture Group
K-C Aviation (Kimberly-Clark)
KOAI Radio (The OASIS)
KTKS Radio (KISS 106)
LEWCO
LeTourneau, Inc.
Lockheed Martin
Mark VII (Exel) Logistics
Nu-Kote/Pelikan
Oilfield Electric Marine
Southland Corp.
Sunkist (Lykes)
Teledyne Continental Motors
Texas Instruments
Viking Plastics

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