About

Lover. Hugger. Son of two Dutch immigrants. Born in Texas & raised in Saudi Arabia. Over the past seven years I've helped create traditional, digital and social campaigns for the likes of Durex, Clearasil, Adidas, American Express, Purity Vodka, Direct Energy and ConocoPhillips -- just to name a few.


WHAT I'VE BEEN UP TO

IRIS AMSTERDAM // SENIOR COPYWRITER
Heineken

DIGITAS // SENIOR COPYWRITER
American Express
new business

JACK MORTON NY // FREELANCE SENIOR COPYWRITER
EmblemHealth
UPS

IRIS NY // COPYWRITER
Reckitt Benckiser: Durex, Clearasil, Woolite, Finish Dishwashing, Air Wick, Veet, Mucincex
Barclaycard
Adidas
Purity Vodka
Saks Fifth Avenue
COTY: Rimmel London, Beyonce Parfums
Art Directors Club / Portfolio Night
Sony
NOS Energy Drink
new business

CHI&PARTNERS NY // COPYWRITER
Direct Energy
The Body Shop
ConocoPhillips
Samsung
HP
new business

FREED // COPYWRITER
Imperial Sugar Company
Houston Texans
Baker Nissan
San Antonio Credit Union
Firethorne (real estate)
Charming Charlie (retail)
Igloo
new business

J. Walter Thompson NY // PRESENTATION SPECIALIST
United States Marine Corps
HSBC
FEMA
Tourism Ireland
Royal Caribbean International
new business

ACCOLADES
2017: Made the front page of NBA Reddit 
2014: My iPhone was featured in AdWeek
2014: Nominated for a CSS Design Award (Air Wick National Park Experience)
2013: One Show Gold Pencil (Saks 3D Holiday Light Show)
2013: Digital Out of Home Awards Winner (Saks 3D Holiday Light Show)
2013: Digital Out of Home Awards Finalist (Woolite Washed)
2013: OMMA Awards Winner (Woolite Washed)
2012: Gold Addy (Imperial Sugar Company // Holiday Survival)
2011: Crystal Awards Winner (Imperial Sugar Company // Mother In Law)
2011: Crystal Awards Finalist (Imperial Sugar Company // ImperialSugar.com)
2011: Gold Addy (Imperial Sugar Company // Bake It Forward)
2011: Silver Addy (Imperial Sugar Company // ImperialSugar.com)
2011: Silver Addy (Imperial Sugar Company // Stevia-cane.com)
2010: Quoted in the LA Times
2010: Silver Addy (Freed // Self-Promo)
2006: Awarded Person of the Year by Time Magazine
2002: Met the Governor of Texas while donning a space suit
2002 - Present: 42 Fantasy Sporting Trophies