Steve is an Executive Creative Director/Art Director with over 25 years experience in advertising and branding for companies around the world. He plays a key role in new business and art direction on all accounts.
His responsibilities at FCB were leading the SeaWorld and Amtrak accounts, helping the agency with recruitment of young talent and bolstering the design group with his branding experience. He was also the lead creative winning the Lincoln Financial brand account and launching “The Responsibility of Love” campaign.
Previously Steve held an ECD title at Havas Worldwide working on the retail and active trader account for Charles Schwab, Ritz Crackers and winning the NY Life branding and advertising business. He has also held a Creative Director title at DDB Worldwide working on the NY Lottery, Empire City and United Technologies corporate accounts. As well as leading the effort on the national Macy’s and Valvoline accounts at Lowe Worldwide.
He has been an adjunct professor at the School of Visual Arts for the last 15 years teaching “How to take the fear out of a blank piece of paper”.
He lives in Westchester county with his wife, two sons and a rescue pup named Tammy.
March 2017- Present Freelance CD JWT NY
2016 - Feb 2017 Freelance CD McCann HumanCare
2013 - 2016 ECD, FCB NY
2010 - 2013 ECD, Havas NY
2008 - 2013 CD, DDB NY
1998 - 2008 CD, Lowe Worldwide
1992 - 1998 SR AD, BBDO NY
1989 - 1992 AD McCann Erickson NY