2012 – Present 

Freelance Creative Director, Branding Consultant and Copywriter

Ideation and creative direction, including visual, digital, social and written content, for adidas, Condé Nast’s, Neautrogena, Nike, Jordan, Pat McGrath Labs, HALSTON, HBO, Hulu, LG, Netflix, Samsung, Westfield Shopping Centers and other brands

PHENOMENON Editorial Director

Experiential, e-commerce and marketing campaigns across digital, mobile and print platforms for fashion, luxury/celebrity e-commerce and hospitality brands, including launches of the SLS Las Vegas, Tommy Hilfiger’s Raleigh Club and Blake Lively’s Preserve

Creation of brand voice, editorial and style guidelines

Leadership of a talented multidisciplinary team across creative conception, brand communication strategy, editorial development/curation, digital design and identity

7Hollywood Magazine Features Director

In direct collaboration with the Founder/Creative Director, concepted, delegated and executed copy for a range of content for their debut issue

Created the publication’s voice, editorial guidelines and style guide

Led story assigning to personal network of freelance writers; line-edited content across multiple platforms

2008 – 2011


In direct collaboration with the Chief Creative Officer, conceptualized, delegated and executed copy for all eight BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP brands for print, video, runway, window, catalog, e-commerce, marketing and online

Led restructuring of Copy Department

Conceptualized/executed strategic rebranding of BCBGeneration

M·A·C Cosmetics Deputy Editorial Director

Led copywriting for Social Media, Online, YouTube, Facebook, Foursquare, Twitter, Text Messaging, M·A·Czine and shade naming

Led copywriting for special projects including Lady Gaga’s VIVA GLAM HIV awareness campaign, Miss Piggy, Iris Apfel, Daphne Guinness and Cindy Sherman Conception, ideation and execution of M·A·C x Carine Roitfeld

Concepted and wrote for the 2011 Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign for The Estée Lauder Companies

The Daily Beast Freelance Writer

Fashion, lifestyle and entertainment-focused content creation

81st Annual Academy Awards ABC Pre-Show Assistant to the Producer

Research and compilation of all fashion-related clips from AMPAS archives for televised ABC Oscar preshow Assisted in creation of video clip packages for broadcast

Coordinated with various fashion houses/stylists regarding the Oscar Red Carpet

2001 – 2007

Giambattista Valli Paris | Iceberg Milan First Assistant to the Designer/ Lead Designer

Assisted with visual research, design and launch of his eponymous line for F/W 2005-06 Designed Iceberg RTW 2005-06 based on themes delineated by Mr. Valli

Studio management

Assisted designer in runway shows, model castings, fittings, celebrity VIP and fashion editor presentations

WWD and W Magazine Editorial Assistant | Features Writer

Fashion, lifestyle and entertainment editorial coverage

Flaunt Magazine | Paper Magazine Freelance Writer

Book reviews, humor, interviews, fashion and lifestyle editorial coverage


American University of Paris

Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature/Minor in Philosophy | Fluent French/English